About Us

Who We Are

Studio 1 Interactive is a concise network of expert technology and business consultants based in Orange County, California. With offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Jose, Chicago and Durham, Studio 1 Interactive is available for your business long-term needs and short-term needs. Our Team has been working together on Corporate, eCommerce, and Not-for-profit technology projects since 1998.

Our wide network of partners and affiliates allow us to enhance our range of services, share ideas, and - most importantly - be flexible with the scope of your project and your company's schedule.

Why We Are Here

To provide businesses with comprehensive web solutions from web design and development to website promotion and maintenance to managing business processes and creating web-based ROI - all at very competitive rates.

Our Philosophy

Studio 1 Interactive is dedicated to building a long-term relationship with our clients- a partnership founded on trust and commitment to quality. We are committed to the highest standards of ethics and integrity and we believe in providing competitive, innovative and top-quality services dedicated to meeting requirements on time and within budget.

We believe that our ability to provide technical advice of the highest quality is one of our best features. By staying at the forefront of new technologies and modern techniques, we can ensure that we provide the best possible service to our clients.

Our recommendations are founded on industry best practices. Whether we're launching a paid search campaign, designing a responsive website, or developing mobile applications, our expertise and ingenuity allow us to get the job done efficiently.

Our approach to web and software design and development delivers consistent results for our clients. We believe this is why the world-class companies we serve stay with us for the long term.


Studio 1 Interactive was founded by Maria Darian in February, 1999. Maria has an extensive history of senior technology management with over 20 years experience working with B2B and B2C clients of various sizes and industries. Maria oversees the development and execution of digital marketing strategies related to SEM, SEO, Social Media, Affiliate Marketing, Data Analysis, Digital Assets Management, Web Content Management, as well as System and Software Design & Development.

Our impressive team of expert Business Analysts, Designers, Architects, and Engineers gain an understanding of users needs to design and develop a successful, measureable, ROI-driven product.

We are committed to understanding your marketing objectives as well as the creative constraints of cost, production requirements and ultimate function.


Accomplished technology and communications professionals with a track record of implementing effective corporate and marketing communications programs for emerging technologies, start-ups, spin-offs and Global 500 companies.

Experience with global teams, integrated communications programs, supervising local and remote staff.

Successfully changed industry perceptions through PR and web-based marketing programs