Pamela Tan and Gina DeMario are accomplished fine artists who excel in interior design, interior architecture, visual merchandising, event production, and home staging.
With these combined talents, Tan & DeMario Designs’ creative edge gives home staging a fresh and current look, combining upscale furniture, pristine linens, and exquisite accent pieces. They punctuate their interiors with stunning pieces of original art, transforming space into a unique and memorable experience. By creating stunning interiors, Tan & DeMario Designs captures the interest of potential buyers. In today’s highly competitive environment, a small investment to create an outstanding presentation provides the seller with a clear advantage in the marketplace, resulting in a higher yield. Tan & DeMario Designs works with both furnished and unfurnished real estate. Their goal is always the same: to create an interior that provides the buyer with a vision of function and the beauty.
Pamela Tan has broad experience in the design industry. Her work has included drafting and interior work for an architectural firm and establishing an interior design studio. She has owned and operated an advertising agency as well as a design and manufacturing company for gift wrap sold internationally. Pamela has owned and operated a retail shop (The Blue Dog), selling distinctive home accessories and accent furnishings, many of which she designed in house. During her time at The Blue Dog, she bought, renovated, and sold homes on the Barrier Island. Pamela has had a successful career as an event producer, managing events from elaborate large-scale galas - to small, intimate receptions. Throughout her life, she has been a fine arts painter, concentrating on still life and landscape subjects, predominately in oil.
Born in Toledo Ohio, Gina DeMario grew up north of Detroit, on Lake Angelus. After graduation from Detroit Country Day School, she attended Ohio University and earned an Interior Architecture degree with a minor in studio art and fine art. Her studies included a semester studying Interior Architecture and fashion at The American Intercontinental University in London. Passion for the outdoors drew Gina from college to Denver Colorado where she worked in sales positions related to the design field. Her positions have included Architecture Lighting Designer, Senior Design Consultant, Interior Specialist, Presidents Club member for a high end furniture showroom, and a Project Manager for a commercial furniture showroom. In addition to being an Interior Architect, Gina thrives in her studio, where she creates large, abstract paintings for shows and for private clients. Gina closely follows the latest staging trends, seeks furniture and accessories that will expedite the sale of a home and, in her free time, cycles down A1A, teases a soft-coated Wheaten Terrier named, Mowgli Bear, and cheers on the Detroit Red Wings!