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About Us


ARTEZIA European Cabinetry | Design Studio is a San Francisco Bay Area based interior design and custom cabinetry firm specializing in high-end kitchen design and builds.

With an expansive showroom in the heart of the San Francisco Design District and a satellite office in Maui, Hawai'i, our team of experienced designers works closely with our clients to help bring their dream homes to life, from conception to completion.

We are able to guide our clients through all phases of the kitchen remodeling process, from the first sparks of design inspiration, through to the final installation.


Our guiding business principle is to make what is sometimes a stressful and complicated process into one that is approachable, simplified, and even fun.

Our Team

Our Team
Daniel Leffler
Daniel Leffler
Principal | Project Manager
With an extensive background in residential design, construction, and development, Daniel brings his love of interior design and fine material selection to the ARTEZIA European Cabinetry | Design Studio showroom.

John Michael Salas
John Michael Salas 
Project Coordinator | Drafter
Driven by his love of architecture and engineering, paired with his academic background and experience in construction, John is adept at producing high-quality plans, schematics, and component details. 

Madeline Pechilis
Madeline Pechilis

Design Administrator

Eager to make clients' visions a reality, Madeline utilizes her eye for detail and design to support the ARTEZIA designers in completing each project to the highest standard. 
Razel Pabalan

Kitchen Designer

Utilizing her expertise in 3D interior rendering and design experience, Razel excels in creating high-quality design plans and detailed renderings, with a strong understanding of interior design principles. 
Paolo Icmat
Paolo Icmat
Project Coordinator
As an experienced designer, foreign licensed architect and 3D visualization artist, Paolo creates quality architectural planning and design drawings and detailed renderings.

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Anabele Malinao
Navigating the complexities of bookkeeping management with ease, Anabele utilizes her wealth of expertise and meticulous attention to detail.


Christine // Visitacion, SF

We started working with Daniel from the get-go after meeting with him at his showroom in the Design District.  We were immediately impressed with the style and quality of cabinetry products that were offered as well as Daniel's extensive construction experience. On top of that, Daniel and his team were amazing to work with throughout all phases of our project.  We knew we were in good hands with Daniel from planning to design to execution.  We love the work that he's done for us over the time we've known him and we highly recommend his services. You won't be disappointed!

Piers // Bayview, SF

Starting a project in San Francisco and navigating the city planning codes can be pretty daunting. When we met Daniel and his team we were really impressed with his construction background, city planning knowledge and contemporary design sense. Daniel and his team have given us the support and confidence to make our plans and ideas come to life and we’ve enjoyed and learnt from the process so much so that we’ve used them on a number of projects spanning 5 years. Highly recommended!


Daniel has worked in residential design, construction, and development for over 30 years. Starting as a licensed general contractor on the East Coast, Daniel moved to San Francisco in 2002. He continued his career as a licensed contractor in California, focusing on designing and building for earthquake-prone locations. In 2012, he completed his first large-scale development project, redesigning, expanding, and rebuilding a four-unit home in the Mission District.

In 2015, he purchased SF Custom Cabinets, a custom cabinet shop in the Bayview District, marking the beginning of his journey in the cabinetry industry. In 2017, Daniel joined forces with a business partner to found PYRAM USA Fine French Kitchens and opened a showroom in the Design District. He expanded the business to focus on kitchen design, residential remodeling, and custom European cabinetry, further solidifying his position in the industry. 

After buying out his partner in 2019, Daniel built a new showroom, ARTEZIA European Cabinetry | Design Studio, to accommodate new Italian and German manufacturers. When COVID-19 hit, Daniel relocated to 10 Arkansas Street, a few blocks from the previous location. ARTEZIA offers a variety of cabinetry and furniture lines from European vendors in Italy, Germany, and Austria. 

Daniel's business has grown significantly over the years, a testament to his hard work and dedication. He continues to build the brand and promote high-quality custom European cabinetry and furniture, emphasizing interior design and high-end markets. With a focus on European craftsmanship, innovative design, and personalized service, ARTEZIA stands out in the industry.

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