Peggy Scinta began Las Vegas-based P. Scinta Designs, an interior design firm, in early 2006. “We have been creating beautiful spaces and homes for our clients for 16.5 years.” Learn about Peggy Scinta…
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
First job: Movie theater refreshment stand.
Favorite ways to spend your free time in NV: Shopping with my daughter, visiting my grandchildren and catching up on new design trends.
Your biggest accomplishment and why: Transitioning from a successful corporate career in human resources into a successful interior design career.
The biggest obstacle you overcame: Starting my professional career over.
Someone who inspires you and why: My younger sister. She overcame cancer in her 30’s and went on to raise three successful sons. She earned a Master’s Degree and currently holds a prestigious position in a major healthcare system.
Advice to someone pursuing a career path in what you do: Shadow a designer for a few weeks. Understand that interior design is a business and not just making people’s spaces attractive. And it is a complicated business that most people are not aware of that.
Favorite quote: “Life is difficult.” –M. Scott Peck
Something someone would be surprised to learn about you: I am an empath.
What makes someone fabulous: Caring and respect for others.