About Nairn Friemann

Nairn Friemann, MBA, is a Certified Staging Professional™ and trainer. As president of Ingenuity & Pizzazz, Inc., one of New York City’s top home staging companies, she has collaborated with brokers and homeowners on the staging and marketing of over $700 million of real estate.

Nairn is an internationally recognized home staging expert.



  • Real Estate Staging Association 2012 Professional Stager of the Year Award
  • Real Estate Staging Association 2012 Professional Stager of the Year Northeast
  • Certified Staging Professionals 2011-2012 President’s Award Recipient
  • Diverse home staging experience and expertise
  • Both the CSP™ and ASP™ staging certifications
  • Trainer for Certified Staging Professionals in North America
  • International media coverage
  • Featured speaker and panelist at numerous conferences and workshops for real estate agents and stagers in the U.S. and Canada, including RESA, CSP, IAHSP, REBNY, MANAR, New York Real Estate Academy
  • Floral design specialty: Certification in Floral Design from the prestigious New York Botanical Garden and several years floral design event staging experience with one of NYC’s top florists
  • Award-winning university teaching experience
  • Education: MBA, BA
  • Former Director of a NYC East Side co-op
  • Home Staging Training Classes and Specialty Webinars
  • Expert Author Status on Ezine Articles
Nairn and Christine Rae, president of Certified Staging Professionals, with Nairn’s RESA 2012 awards. Professional Stager of the Year Northeast and Professional Stager of the Year (U.S. and Canada). Las Vegas, February 2012

  • Former Director and Regional Vice-President of RESA (the Real Estate Staging Association)
  • As a trainer for Certified Staging Professionals, actively involved in training development for professional stagers
  • Former President of the New York City Chapter of the International Association of Home Staging Professionals
  • RESA, The Real Estate Staging Association
  • RESA Manhattan Chapter
  • Certified Staging Professionals
  • SAF, The Society of American Florists
  • The Canadian Association of New York
  • The Canadian Women’s Club of New York
  • Concordia University Alumni Association
  • The International Association of Women in Business Coaching