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NeoCon 2022

June 29, 2022 – NeoCon 2022 was full of renewed energy, innovative products, and lots of eye candy. We sat down with Ryan Mayton and Aubrey Giedlin, who attended this year, to get their thoughts. What was the energy like at NeoCon this year? Ryan Mayton: I would say that this NeoCon experience was pretty…

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The CODE Building: Four Takeaways

Designing inspiring collaborative spaces for our clients is what we do. But it’s not every day we get to see the final results as a team! A group of Creativians had the opportunity to tour the new state-of-the-art CODE Building by Wolf Ackerman Design in Charlottesville’s downtown mall to get an up-close look at one of…

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News – Ownership Change at Creative

PRESS RELEASE Ashland, Virginia, November 1, 2021 – Creative, the region’s premier workplace interiors and technology company, announced that Debbie Lennick completed the company’s purchase from Bob DeLille.  This transaction is part of a long-planned transition of ownership. “I would like to extend a deep and heartfelt thanks to Bob for his decades of stewardship…

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5 Easy-Care Plants to Enrich Your Office

  It’s summertime, produce is plentiful and plant stores are buzzing! It’s the perfect time to find a unique houseplant to add a little biophilic magic to your workspace. But nobody wants their fussy houseplant to wither away, especially in front of their coworkers. Taking care of houseplants is a learning process no matter which…

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A Winning Formula: Inside ODU’s New Chemistry Building

We love activating learning spaces with unique, forward-leaning furniture solutions. When Moseley Architects reached out to learn more about our Faculty Office Research, we jumped at the opportunity to collaborate with them and the faculty leadership at ODU Chemistry to forge a path forward for their amazing New Chemistry Building in Norfolk, Virginia.  Moseley, Steelcase and Creative co-facilitated an…

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How to Transform an Outdoor Space into a Vibrant Extension of Your Office

Winter 2021 is finally over. After months and months of cold mornings, dreary afternoons, and stifled social lives, we all deserve a break from the gloom. Spring is the perfect time to spread out, get some fresh air, and enjoy nature. During the warmer months, folks will often use their lunch breaks for outdoor respite,…

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Gathering Creatively this Holiday Season

Ashland, Virginia, December 17, 2020 Making 2020 a Little Warmer Ashland, Virginia, December 17, 2020 – Let’s face it, 2020 has been a lot. Most of us will look back at this year as a time filled with challenges, a yearning for new experiences, and of course, the need for human connection. Now that the…

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Tricks and Treats

Creativians Trick or Treat Year-Round At Creative, we think about Trick or Treating a little differently. Our Tricks are the everyday tools we use to make our work faster, smarter, and easier. Our Treats are the spatial elements that rejuvenate us and make it a pleasure to come to work. We’ve asked eight Creativians about their tricks…

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Integrating Wellness into the Workplace

Summer is typically the season for vacations, family cookouts, and weekend excursions. But let’s face it, this hasn’t been the typical summer.  We’ve skipped many of the rituals and rites of summertime to help slow the spread and flatten the curve.  The trade-off is that we’ve each sacrificed a little of our individual rejuvenation, and with the increased…

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Your New Year’s Resolutions for your Office

With the start of a new year, now is the perfect time to consider revamping your office environment. There are so many new and innovative ways to arrange your office that can promote productivity, engagement, and culture for your employees. Companies everywhere have been buzzing about office ergonomics and the effect it can have on…

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