John David Stinson
Owner and Designer, Stinson Design Group
Stinson’s stint in design began in 2007, and he has already made a name for himself in Oklahoma City. Specializing in both residential and commercial projects, Stinson Design Group also includes a retail store. In 2011, he was featured as a designer in the OKC Symphony Show Home. “My love for design probably started with my love of painting,” Stinson says. “I used to get lost for hours working on my paintings.” His love for design and his business is what has made him so successful at such a young age. “Make sure you love what you do, and be willing to work long hours,” he says. “It pays off, but you have to be willing. Stinson’s volunteerism includes the Indian Clinic Red Feather Gala, The Red Tie Gala, The Equality Gala and Historic Neighborhood Association of Oklahoma City, and he’s also part of the 23rd Street revitalization projects.