Janice Wells also referred to as Rug Goddess Tampa is the originator of Rug Goddess and has been known for over a decade as an area rug expert. In late 2005, an online e-commerce website was launched featuring some of her client testimonials along with our best selling rug lines. Since that beginning she has helped thousands of customers across the US with their area rug projects. The success lead to a second studio in the Tampa Bay/Clearwater Florida area in 2015. Janice has over twenty years of hands on experience working within the rug industry and conducting in-home & virtual consults for ready made rugs, stair runners, and custom rugs, she has extensive knowledge of the products she sells and will do everything within her power to make the clients experience a positive result. Before Rug Goddess Janice enjoyed other home décor careers such as Circa Home Furniture, a direct importer of fine antiques from Indonesia and China, where she was Visual Planner and Design Consultant. Prior to that, she was a Designer at Luxe Home Interiors where she assisted clients in-house and on-site for area rugs, furniture, and home accessories. Janice also mentored fellow designers by conducting monthly training meetings on area rug best practices and product knowledge for local Interior Designers. Preceding that she enjoyed a career at a exclusive rug gallery that was filled with gorgeous fine orientals as well as hand tufted, and machine made area rugs. It was the gallery where she developed her passion for rugs and learned how to design custom rugs. Janice completed the majority of their on-site visits and within the showroom, oversaw inventory control, assist in market buying, customer service, and was heavily involved in developing and training of new employees and Interior Designers. While there she earned the reputation of the go to person for rugs and has helped countless prominent clients and businesses over the years with their area rug projects.