Very early in her career, Anita Wiklém began winning prestigious design awards while working with the international design franchise organization, Decorating Den Interiors. In addition to winning multiple awards within the organization, she was the first Canadian to be honoured as a DDCD (Decorating Den Certified Decorator), a coveted and prestigious distinction. Through the years, Anita and Wiklém Design have gone on to win numerous awards and continues to be recognized for outstanding and distinctive interior design work. Most recently, Anita was named as one of Canada’s Top 100 Female Entrepreneurs. The PROFIT/Chatelaine W100 ranking and awards program is Canada’s largest celebration of entrepreneurial achievement by women, and in May of 2016, Anita was honoured to be included on the list.
2009 People’s Choice Award, JLT Showhouse
2001 First Place, Gay Life & Style Show, Loveshack
1998 – 1999 Directors Award (Decorating Den)
1995 – 2000 Canadian Decorator of the Year (Decorating Den)
Anita and Wiklém Design have also been featured in many niche and mainstream publications, some of which are sampled below.
Members of the Wiklem Design team are members of a wide range of associations including the following:
ACMO (Association of Condominium Managers of Ontario)
ARIDO (Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario)
BILD (Building Industry and Land Development Association)
CAWIC (Canadian Association of Women In Construction)
IDC (Interior Designers of Canada)
LEED Green Associate (Canadian Green Building Council)
NCIDQ (The National Council for Interior Design Qualification)
NEWH (Network of Executive Women in Hospitality)