about-us

WHO IS INTERRA?

Interra offers contract furniture that embraces Italian design and sustainability, so you can confidently create a space that ignites that feeling of “WOW”.

We understand the frustration of furniture that isn’t designed to last, and products that leave you disappointed.

Our expert team has worked in hospitality, offices, and public spaces for over 50 years — we see the design challenges that you face everyday and are committed to providing beautiful furniture that’s made to last and provide a desired design impact.

Interra is the recognized leader in the contract furniture market for pioneering and direct importing of unique Italian hospitality lines. We offer collections that withstand high traffic use and an unsurpassed 5 yr warranty and quality customer service making our clients confident in working with us.

FOUNDER OF INTERRA

Our Founder, Viggo Torbensen, has been in the furnishings business for 40+ years. He founded Interra in 1991 with the intention of introducing European design to the contract furniture market.cess.

Viggo’s love of nature drives him to choose furniture that is environmentally friendly utilizing the highest sustainability practices available today.

He is recognized as a trailblazer in the contract furniture market who first introduced the U.S. to unique European brands, and has now done so over and over again.  

Today, Viggo splits his time between sailing and operating the family-run company, which shares his deep love for excellent design and his commitment to sustainable standards.

Sales Team

VIGGO TORBENSEN
Founder, CEO

(949) 228-1803
viggo@interradesigns.com

URSULA LIV
Sales Director
California: L.A. & O.C. County

(949) 397-1177
ursula@interradesigns.com

KIRSTEN BARTOSCH
Sales Director
Texas

(512) 815-7468
kirsten@interradesigns.com

NANCY NEASE
Sales Director
AZ, NV, NM

(858) 967-0861
nancy@interradesigns.com

Interra Team

ALEXANDRA TORBENSEN
Project Manager

(949) 295-9180
alexandra@interradesigns.com

LORI BASSETT
Sales Support

(949) 933-5985
lori@interradesigns.com

CHRYSTAL CLIFTON
Sales & Marketing Director

(805) 331-9128 
chrystal@interradesigns.com

OUR WAREHOUSE LOCATION

VISIT INTERRA


OUR FACTORIES

 

At Interra, all of our furniture is made in family-owned, Italian factories, which are committed to quality design and long lasting products. We maintain a close relationship with our factories, enabling us to ensure a cradle to cradle process. We use only the finest of materials, the most environmentally friendly procedures, and the highest quality of standards in the industry.

Every factory is handpicked with our customers, and their customers, in mind.

1550 S Coast Hwy #202, Laguna Beach, CA 92651