Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

24 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE At the inception of her career in 1970, Faye Nielsen attended East Carolina University, in which her career and life path took many diversions, one of which was becoming a flight attendant and remained so for 28 years. Concurrent to her flight responsibilities, she commenced a design career parttime on her days off, thus establishing The Nielsen Collection. Having just purchased her own home, she desired to furnish it to her own specifications, thereby establishing the foundation of her design career. After leaving the airlines, Ms. Nielsen was provided the opportunity to turn her design career into a full-time business. Emphasizing the integrity and dedication she imposes upon her business, Ms. Nielsen employs the help of various tradespeople and artists to complement her design work. Now 24 years in the making, The Nielson Collection is revered as a premier and innovative design company in the State of Texas. For her accomplishments and creativity in design work, Ms. Nielsen has accrued myriad accolades. In 2019 and 2020, she was recognized with the USA Property Award, Texas, and progressed to win The International Property Award, Americas and Best International Bathroom. In 2020 and 2021, she won Best Bathroom and Whole House Renovation USA Property Awards, having previously been honored as a Leading Designer for Luxury Interior Design in Texas in 2018. Additionally, she won the ASID Design Ovation Legacy of Design Award and the Most Innovative Design by KBB in 2016 and again in 2018, as well as winning the Sub Zero Regional Design Competition in 2014 and Best of Houzz from 2014 to 2015 and again from 2017 to 2019. Married to her husband Richard Daniel Nielsen for many years, Ms. Nielsen has two stepchildren and two step-grandchildren. She currently resides in Irving, Texas. Looking toward the future, she intends to experience the continued growth and success of her career. FAYE NIELSEN FOUNDER The Nielsen Collection Irving, TX