We create fine design for living. We research materials and finishes and coordinate the bidding, hiring and contracting of top-level professionals. We provide drawings, budgets, schedules and carefully written specifications that help avoid unnecessary change orders, cost money or create time delays.
Mixing historical and modern design, we create simple, sophisticated, timeless work with custom pieces for each element of the project. We believe clutter is the biggest faux pas in design.
Principal Designer, Dana Lyon, established Palm Design Group in 2001. Dana majored in Design and Fine Arts, receiving her degree from Ohio Weslyan. Following her undergraduate degree, she spent two years at the London College of Printing as well as graduating from Le Cordon Bleu Culinary School in France. Dana spent 15 years prior to starting Palm Design Group in the luxury good business, working in top management positions for Conde Nast Publications.
Nikka Van Horn
Nikka has worked at several design related jobs. She has a passion for photography as well as interior design and has worked in both disciplines. She is strong at multi tasking and has run her own photography studio. She has her degree in Interior Design from University of Nebraska. Nikka has specialized in Residential Interiors and been active in the field for several years.
As Project Manager, Kim has enthusiastically pursued a design career over the past seven years. After finishing her undergraduate degree in Colorado, she came to Phoenix to pursue post graduate work in Interior Merchandising and Drafting. Prior to joining Palm Design Group, Kim worked as client support to interior designers across the valley at John Brooks in Scottsdale. There she represented some of the most recognized brand names in design and gained valuable knowledge in the industry as a whole.