January 2016: For Immediate Release:
St. Catharines, Ontario
Top London Stager Receives Highest Professional Accolade!
Jan 1st 2016, Christine Rae, President and Founder of the Business Academy, is proud to bestow the International Masters of Real Estate Staging designation to lead stylist at UpStagingHomes.com, Jillian Summers of London Ontario Canada. Rae said, “It is wonderful to start 2016 by awarding this much sought after recognition”.
Malcolm Gladwell initiated the 10,000 hours to earn Mastery concept; Jillian has been more than clocked hers! Staging now for 5 years after quitting a high paying, secure corporate job in the insurance arena (with pension and benefits) to pursue her passion of owning a top staging business. Her rallying cry was “Sink or Swim baby” and swim she has right to the top!
Over the five years her fledgling business has grown leaps and bounds. Jillian has achieved many awards including designing the Dream Home Lottery, Best in HOUZZ, RESA Canada Vacant Stager of the Year 2015; in addition, her work has appeared on the cover of several magazines and will be featured in an upcoming HGTV show. Her commitment for top quality workmanship and customer service has produced successful staging in over 1000 sold properties. Summers said, “I have won many awards over the past five years; I am so proud to have achieved this designation! It is quintessential recognition for the achievements I have attained.”
Rae commented, “The International Masters of Real Estate Staging designation signifies a standard of achieved excellence in the field, as well as acknowledged value for a stager who has worked tirelessly in the field. It was Professor John Ramsey who said credentials are about setting you apart, make you more employable, more valuable and knowledgeable. Strong credentials trigger the magical feeling of achievement; weak or no credentials are reminders of poor advice, money problems, bad decisions, wasted time and frustrations.
CSP International Business Training Academy is college for stagers! Its’ life work has been and continues to be for the betterment of education and experience, providing a stronger, higher skilled, more respected professionals to be valued in a still embryonic industry. In a non-regulated industry, CSP International Staging Business Training Academy has provided a platform for all stagers to declare, regardless of non-regulation, that they value and have continued skill learning to an advanced level.