Meet Our Team

GWT is a state of the art window treatment and design showroom based in the heart of downtown Greenwich, CT. Our showroom provides an environment where our professional team can educate you on each product offering along with it’s features, help you to understand the benefits, costs, and mounting obstacles so you can best understand which products will fit your needs and budget.

Our expert design specialists are trained to identify your personal style and then bring a vision of colors, textures and fabrics to life.

We prove our professionalism by establishing highly successful working relationships with many local Interior Designers and Architects. We have a “to the trade” program and encourage designers to use our showroom as a workspace to meet with their clients at our showroom.

GWT has set the standard in personal service, providing quality products and exceptional service to consumers, realtors, homebuilders, remodeling specialists and interior designers.

We frequently travel for projects outside of Fairfield and Westchester Counties.


GWT is a team of trained professionals who are experts in the Window Treatment and Design industry. We take a hands-on approach to the design process to ensure every detail is perfect and the outcome is the right solution for your window covering needs and the design aesthetic has been met. Our mission is to simplify the process to ensure a pleasant shopping experience for our clients.

Stuart Sheppard
Co-Founder - Director of Business Development

Born and raised in Westchester County, Stuart is a seasoned salesman with experience from his days at many big Investment firms such as Lehman Brothers, Prudential Securities and Kemper Securities. He has formed a number of start-up companies and has applied all of that experience to bring GWT to the forefront. Stuart is one of the Hunter Douglas Certified Motorization Specialists on staff and also carries the Somfy motorization certification as well.

Jake Steidl
Co-Founder - Motorization Specialist

Born and raised in Greenwich CT, Jake’s many years of experience in the IT field made for a natural transition into becoming a motorization specialist. He is one of the Hunter Douglas Certified Motorization Specialists on staff and also carries the Somfy motorization certification as well.

Gina Mele C.I.D.
Partner - Lead Designer - Salesperson

Born and raised in Westchester County. With 13 years in the business, Gina started her career in window coverings and Interior Design at a young age. As a Certified Interior Decorator with an education from the Fashion Institute of Technology, Gina brings her youthful energy along with her many years of experience, expertise and attention to detail to every project she works on.