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Instructor Profile – Cathy Hobbs
Cathy Hobbs – Cathy Hobbs Design Recipes

5-time Emmy award winning television personality Cathy Hobbs (ASID) is the founder and creator of Cathy Hobbs Design Recipes. Cathy was a finalist on Season 6 of HGTV's Hit Reality Series "DESIGN STAR" and has been featured on programs like The Nate Berkus Show, HGTV's Top Ten, Martha Stewart Living-Radio and is currently a regular contributor to the prominent shelter sites Sheknows.com, Ehow, Shoptopia and Cotton Candy Magazine. Cathy is also the exclusive design columnist for The Epoch Times, an international newspaper.



As the newly named exclusive brand ambassador for MYTHIC PAINT, the world leader in eco-friendly paints. Cathy is one of the few interior designers and stagers in the country to have her own line of paints. She has also been hand selected by IKEA AND O, The Oprah Magazine as the go-to "green expert" for a year long campaign called "The Life Improvement Project" in which four national home experts, including Cathy share tips with IKEA customers, O, The Oprah Magazine readers and OWN network viewers (www.thelifeimprovementproject.com).



A seasoned interior designer, home stager and television personality with more than 20 years of on-air experience as a local news anchor, host and correspondent, Cathy is also the former Co-Host and Executive Producer of Metro Residential, a weekly television real estate and design series produced by Residential Television Productions LLC, in which she was a co-owner.



Founded in 2003, Cathy Hobbs Design Recipes (www.cathyhobbs.com) is a boutique style full-service design firm that in addition to executing high-end residential and commercial interiors specializes in affordable design solutions called Design Recipes, as well as home staging.



Cathy is a LEED AP, recognized and credentialed by The U.S. Green Building Council for her exceptional expertise and knowledge of Green and Sustainable design and is the only Green Home Stager in New York City. She is also an NCIDQ certificate holder. A graduate of one of the top interior design programs in the country, The Fashion Institute of Technology, her commitment and vision is to make interior design approachable and affordable to all those who seek the services of a professional designer.



In addition to offering traditional interior design and home staging services, Cathy has developed a full line of Design Recipes which are interior design resource guides providing step-by-step instructions on how a room was created and executed as well as the much sought after resource information so that design enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers can create their own spaces. More than three-hundred individual Design Recipes are available online at www.design-recipes.com where customers can purchase and download a pdf file that features expert design and resource information, high quality photographs, and specific instructions in order to turn an empty space into a home at their own pace and budget. The Design Recipes website is also a fabulous go-to resource guide for design enthusiasts. www.design-recipes.com includes a blog, how-to videos & design recipes tips.



While most of her company's clients include new home buyers, working parents, busy professionals and small business owners seeking full-service interior design services, Cathy's Design On Delivery service is one of the most popular. An affordable option for those who can't afford traditional designer fees, Design On Delivery www.designondelivery.com clients enjoy a one hour on-site consultation and detailed design solution for a flat fee. Design solutions are delivered to clients by email or mail within 3-5 days. Design On Delivery clients do not even need to live in the New York City area as Design On Delivery can be experienced entirely by mail or email (clients can upload pictures and floor plans, no home visit required).



Cathy is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers and the International Interior Design Association, as well as a certified staging professional. Credentialed by Certified Staging Professionals (CSP) and personally trained by CSP President Christine Rae, Cathy is thrilled to be a CSP National Trainer travelling across the country teaching real estate staging for CSP to aspiring stagers.



Cathy holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology, cum laude, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from The Marshall School of Business at The University of Southern California.



Cathy is a participating interior designer in the prestigious Architectural Digest Home Design Show, sponsored by Architectural Digest magazine. Cathy was also one of a select group of designers invited to create tabletop décor for the annual "Dining by Design" event hosted by DIFFA. Cathy was also one of only four interior designers selected for the Condé Nast Dream House in New York City. Cathy's family room and office designs of an 1800's townhouse were viewed by 6,000 attendees.



NATIONAL TRAINER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON NBC'S NATIONAL PROGRAM "OPEN HOUSE"







HOME STAGING CLASSES TAUGHT BY CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS







NATIONAL TRAINER CATHY HOBBS FEATURED ON THE NATIONALLY SYNDICATED "NATE BERKUS SHOW"







NATIONAL TRAINER CATHY HOBBS FEATURED ON THE NATIONALLY SYNDICATED "NATE BERKUS SHOW"







NATIONAL TRAINER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON THE NATIONALLY SYNDICATED PROGRAM "THE BLACK ENTERPRISE REPORT"







CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS FEATURED ON HER NYC BASED PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL"







NATIONAL TRAINER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON WPIX-TV IN NEW YORK CITY







CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.









CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.









CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.







CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.







CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.











CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.







CELEBRITY INTERIOR DESIGNER CATHY HOBBS PROVIDES HOME STAGING TIPS ON HER NYC BASED TV PROGRAM "METRO RESIDENTIAL". CATHY SERVED AS CO-HOST, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF THE PROGRAM.







Located In: Brooklyn, NY
Servicing: New York City, Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens, Westchester County, Hudson Valley, Ulster County, Greene County, Columbia County, The Hamptons, The Berkshires and Northern New Jersey.
Phone: 800 961 5202
Web: http://www.cathyhobbs.com
email: cathyhobbs@apherea.com

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Cathy Hobbs' Training Dates

CSP® 3 Day Course

Fri Jan 12, 2018 Atlanta, GA United States
Wed Jan 31, 2018 Las Positas College, Livermore, CA United States
Sun Feb 25, 2018 San Diego, CA United States
Fri Mar 9, 2018 Houston, TX United States
Fri Apr 6, 2018 Boston, MA United States
Sat Apr 14, 2018 Greenville Technical College, SC United States

   

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