Meet Our Team
Owner /Principal Designer of Urban Poetic Design.
A Philadelphia based interior Designer who takes pride in her ability to transform spaces by bringing ideals and inspiration to life.
With over 16 years of experience, she has developed a keen eye creating awe-inspiring surroundings. Experienced in traditional contemporary and transitional interiors , Parris is able to translate any style to satisfy the desires of an assortment of different clients.
Parris has a BFA In Interior Design with a minor in Art from the Art Institute Philadelphia along With An MFA In Interior Design From Parsons New School New York-ASID Certified
A solutions oriented professional with over five years of diversified customer service; seven years of financial services; ten years of sales experience; and fifteen years of commercial & residential interior design/ real estate experience. He possesses analytical and problem solving abilities. He has strong interpersonal and communication skills, interacting effectively on all levels. He has expertise in Project and Relationship management and Operational Improvement.
Edgar W. Bacai is a graduate of Temple University where he majored in Business Administration with a concentration in Economics. Edgar began his career at the Wharton School as a Financial Coordinator. He reviewed and maintained all contractual agreements between Wharton Executive Education and Fortune 500 companies. He prepared revenue reports for all Senior Directors and the Vice Dean.
Edgar has conducted installation meetings, seminars, webinars, agent and trade shows, convention/seminar events for real estate and interior design professionals. He can help on the selection of finishes, furniture and décor. He is an expert on helping with staging for unoccupied and vacant homes.
He is married to Parris Bacai and lives in Philadelphia, PA
Tarah W. Young
Originally from Harlem NYC, Tarah discovered her love for all things home in 2010.
She studied communications at Long Island University and later became an advertising manager and part of the executive board of a Wall Street real estate firm where she helped many agents succeed. In 2015, she made Philadelphia her home.
Tarah quickly made her mark in the City of Brotherly Love as an interior decorator and Contract Design Manager at BoConcept.
With a flair for staging homes not only to sell - but to make them warm and welcoming, she used her expertise in the furnished rentals industry to spearhead the management of over 40 apartments in the metro Philadelphia area.Nonetheless, she loved meeting guests from all over the world. Outside of real estate and staging, she worked as a publicist handling many celebrity events in NYC and has also worked in investment and corporate relations for theknot.com.