creative designer Archives

7 Instagram accounts to follow for design ideas

Lindsey Arambula, Scottsdale Living Summer 2012
by in Home & Design

Instagram contains a lot of inspiration just waiting to find you, especially when it comes to interior design. It can be hard finding incite on a site with so many posts, and accounts to choose from, but we here at Creative Designer found some awesome accounts posting great content you won’t want to miss. Also,… Read More →

Local garden unveils fruits, veggies to grow at home

by in Home & Design

DIG IT Urban Gardens and Nursery, unveiled its ShmOrganics brand, a full line of organic fruit and vegetables plants local residents can grow in their own backyard. Based on honesty and simplicity, the new products bring produce to the local market that is as natural and chemically free as possible. “We want to provide Valley residents… Read More →

Refresh your backyard patio

by in Home & Design

Take your backyard and turn it into a refreshing yard of relaxation and tranquility this spring. Sy Salari, owner of CC Patio, has some advice to give so you can decorate your backyard to fit the new spring 2016 backyard look. He has over 10 years of home building, interior design and landscape design under… Read More →

Help your favorites earn the spotlight in Creative Designer

Mediterranean Custom Home, Scottsdale Living Magazine Winter 2012
by in Home & Design

We all have our favorite Arizona businesses or service providers who helped turn our houses into homes. Now, you can let other know about your favorites. Creative Designer magazine will spotlight readers’ favorites in its next issue. The categories you can vote on include: • Accessories and art • Cabinetry, kitchen and bath • Flooring,… Read More →

AZ Big Media newsletters get a fresh look

AZ Big Media’s e-newsletters have been given a new look. “We publish more than 300 news stories each month at,” said Editor in Chief Michael Gossie. “We wanted our newsletters to reflect the breadth of coverage on the website, while giving busy business executives enough information to stay on top of the latest business… Read More →

Creative Designer 2015

by in Archives | Blogs | Home & Design

This year marks the 22nd edition of The Creative Designer. The publication continues its tradition of presenting only the top products and services for the interior design, home building, remodeling and home furnishing industries. Whether you’re a design professional or a homeowner tackling a remodeling project, you’re sure to find what you need in The… Read More →

Get free tickets for Home Furnishing & Design Show

The Home Furnishing & Design Show will debut March 28-29, 2015, at WestWorld of Scottsdale.

AZ Big Media is preparing to host Scottsdale’s biggest home furnishings and design show. “The Home Furnishing & Design Show will feature the very best Arizona has to offer,” said Mike Atkinson, president and CEO of AZ Big Media. “Homeowners are going to see the newest and highest-quality items, unique countertops and floors and meet… Read More →

CBRE Negotiates Sale of Single-Tenant Building in Glendale

Glendale, CBRE
by in Brokerage | Business News

CBRE negotiated the sale of a 16,632 SF building at Glendale Corporate Center, a Class A office park north of the NEC of 99th Ave. and Camelback Rd. in Glendale. The building is 100% occupied by the United States Marshals Service. Barry Gabel, Mindy Korth and Ashley Brooks of CBRE’s Phoenix office represented the seller,… Read More →

Sellers Beware: Staging Can Help Sell Your Home!

Omer Faizi Room 3
by in Executive Lifestyle | Real Estate

It wasn’t just the tall cheetah print chairs, luminous red and green chandeliers strung from the ceiling, that were distracting. When apartment hunters stepped into the 5-floor studio for sale, they found a white leather upholstered bed with red and orange shimmering pillows, funky artwork and a hanging L.E.D. lamp giving off different shades of… Read More →

Arizona Business Magazine Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

AZ Big Media 25 years

An important lesson in the launch of any business or new product is to learn everything you can about your target consumer, and that’s exactly what Mike Atkinson did when he bought the Office Guide to Phoenix 25 years ago. He approached leaders in the community in such industries as health care and law, and… Read More →