Maria Czupryna, president of CMC Shades and Specialties, has over 18 years of experience in the contract interior design industry. She previously held the titles of estimator, project manager, and vice president of operations, so Maria understands all aspects of this industry and how to best help customers, contractors, and architects design a space with window treatments.
To stay on top of industry trends and the newest technology, Maria has attended several training programs for manual and motorized treatments, including MechoSystems, Somfy, Lutron, and Hunter Douglas Architectural. She offers assistance to architects for the specification of window treatments for projects of any size and works to find the best window treatment options for commercial and residential spaces. Maria has worked with the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium for over 16 years, providing products and services to members, and with general contractors for over 10 years.
Ali Stein has 7 years of experience in the contract interior design industry and is the interior designer and estimator for CMC Shades and Specialties. She works with architects, general contractors, buyers, and end users on projects of various sizes and scopes. For both commercial and residential spaces, Ali gets to know the project, ensures the finished product is designed to the necessary specifications, and completes the project in a timely manner.
She has attended training programs for manual and motorized treatments, including SWF Contract, Halcyon Shades, and Hunter Douglas Architectural, as well as for Sound Seal acoustical products. Additionally, Ali provides products and services to members of the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium.
Ali graduated from Bay Path University with a bachelor’s degree in commercial and residential interior design.
About Our Installers
CMC Shades and Specialties utilizes installers who have extensive experience with numerous types of windows treatments, including theater drapery, manual and motorized shades, blinds and draperies, and residential soft and hard treatments. Our installers also handle the installations of window film, acoustical wall and ceiling panels. Professionalism, attention to detail, and safety are key elements CMC Shades and Specialties installers bring to every project site.