Meeting: January 24, 2019

Topic: Creating Your Celebrity:
How To Be Known As The “Go To” Design Expert In Your Community (0.1 CEU)

Speaker: Terri Taylor, ASID, IDS
President and Creative Director
Taylor Design Group & Interior Design Business Academy

Location: Emser Tile, 2109 Bering Dr, San Jose, CA 95131


Celebrity creates huge credibility in the perception of your potential clients and it supports a great deal of personal self-worth as well…and Terri showed us how to get it!

  • How to get great photography of your work
  • How to get your work published
  • The 3 big secrets to winning design awards
  • The benefits of Show Houses

About the Speaker:
Terry Taylor, ASID, IDS is a frequent speaker and guest lecturer at design conferences and interior design colleges throughout the country. She speaks on a number of topics related to the business of interior design, including business practices, sales, marketing, mindset, leadership, success, and personal growth.

Terri has over 32 years in the interior design and construction business. She holds both residential and commercial general remodeling Arizona Contractors Licenses, and qualified for her NCIDQ certification in 1991. Terri is a professional member of ASID, IDS,and NCIDQ. Her Tucson-based design studio, Taylor Design Group, is a diversified design practice that works in the areas of high-end residential design and remodeling, model home merchandising, hospitality and medical, and professional offices. Her studio has been the recipient of ASID Arizona South Chapter Design Excellence Awards every year since 1986 and she received the ASID National Design Excellence Award in 2000. Terri’s design work has been published in regional and national design journals, including ASID ICON and e-Wall St. Journal.

In 2008, Ms. Taylor created Design Biz Blueprint (now IDBA); a consultancy and coaching resource that provides a unique mix of design business systems and tools to help interior designers create meaningful success. She’s helped thousands of interior design entrepreneurs through her speaking engagements, seminars, coaching, and design tool packages. Terri connects with heart-centered designers to help grow their business strategy, accountability, and profitability all while undergoing a beautiful personal transformation.