Who We Are...
McGaw & Company, Inc. a full-service, award-winning interiors group, is conveniently headquartered in Palm Beach, Florida.
Since 1992 McGaw and Company has been servicing clients within the high-end residential, hospitality industry including hotel chains, resorts, timeshare properties and cruise ships from the Pacific West Coast to Florida. The decision to open offices in Florida was based primarily on stepping up accessibility to its clients and the regionally affluent marketplace.
The company's principals, John and Marilyn McGaw, believe the true strength of the company comes from over 20 years in the industry building strategic alliances with preferred vendors who understand what today's sophisticated clients expect for their homes.
"Even in our current economic climate, our clientele demands design excellence," John said. "Our success comes from the contacts we we have made over the years who cater to a specific higher-end demographic base."
The company differentiates itself by being a single source for superior, comprehensive residential design services. Once a client retains McGaw & Company, there's no reason to do anything else - John and Marilyn will manage all of the resources to deliver a quality project of any size.
"An exceptional home is both a personal retreat and a public statement," Marilyn explained. Our clients are distinguished and expect their homes to be beautiful, comfortable and functional for their lifestyles. My responsibility is to ensure that."
McGaw & Company is a full-service, award-winning residential interiors group specializing in comprehensive residential design. Services now include full real-estate services, consulting, project management, new and renovation projects, design and specifications, purchasing services direct from the manufacturer and custom furnishings. McGaw & Company offers its services to clients throughout Florida, California and Europe.
About John McGaw
John McGaw is a valuable member of McGaw & Company, Inc. – Residential Interiors Group. “My goal is to meet and exceed my client’s expectations and provide a true luxury experience. John expertise and familiarity with the Palm Beach, Singer Island, Wellington, Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter adds to his simple belief that providing his client’s with the best possible experience is the only way to conduct business.
Prior to John’s relocating to South Florida in 2004, he used his entrepreneurial drive along with his wife Marilyn when they started their own company in Seattle within the high-end interior design, showroom and construction industries. The company started out small that grew to owning their own furniture manufacturing facility in San Diego specializing in providing furnishings for 4 and 5 star hospitality design firms.
John has held a number of positions including vice president of sales for a national hospitality firm and marketing & business development for a national high-end retail interior and design firm headquartered in Florida. He currently provides project management support and marketing for McGaw & Company, Inc. – Residential Interiors Group.
When not hard at work, John enjoys pursuing his high-energy lifestyle as an endurance bicyclist, his cars and you might find him on one of the many golf courses in Palm Beach County.
About Marilyn McGaw
As owner and design director for award winning McGaw & Company, Inc. – Residential Interiors Group located in Palm Beach, Florida, Marilyn McGaw brings an unusual combination of skills to her career of interior design. An accomplished designer, her clientele includes developers, architects, corporations, professional athletes, and the affluent.
She is experienced in interior design, real estate and construction project management which allows her to understand the importance of good design not only for homeowners but also for realtors and developers.
Her 20 plus years is invaluable to her position as she works with her clientele and trades people. “A beautiful décor makes life more enjoyable for the homeowners, of course, but in model homes, interior design can help buyers understand the potential of a floor plan, and visualize how it will fit with their personal lifestyle,” states McGaw.
“Listening is critical when working on any design project. My goal is to create unique home environments for my clients, personalizing their spaces to reflect their personal style”, McGaw continues.
Previously, McGaw held the position of Design Director with the largest interior design firm in the nation where she supervised more than 25 design professionals and oversaw the design projects they created. She is well suited for her career. While living in Seattle, WA, McGaw established and operated a residential design business and a high-end showroom featuring products like stone fireplace mantels, custom furniture and unique lighting fixtures.
McGaw & Company, Inc. – Residential Interiors Group combines a full range of design capabilities and CAD technology. The company has the buying power and resources to provide true value to its residential clientele, exclusive designer collections and outstanding
customer service. McGaw received interior design industry honors that include four Gold Coast Builders Association PRISM Silver awards.
For information call (561) 531-4064 or visit www.residentialinteriorsgroup.com for McGaw’s blog and industry updates.