Experience Matters

Located in Fairfield, Iowa, Creative Edge Master Shop is the world’s largest, most experienced, and most creative architectural waterjet flooring fabricator.

Creative Edge designs and fabricates a variety of architectural and industrial products using computer-controlled waterjet technology


Customers and Projects

Creative Edge Master Shop has established an excellent base of well-known and highly regarded customers. The company has contributed to a number of landmark architectural projects such as O’Hare International Airport, Monsanto Headquarters, World of Coca Cola in Las Vegas, the Astronauts’ Memorial at Kennedy Space Center, the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, the Meadowlands Sports Complex, the Federal Reserve Bank in Minnesota, shopping centers, airports, hotels, casinos, convention centers and prestigious residences throughout the U.S.A. have Creative Edge signature projects.

Full Service for Architectural Finishes

Operating from its headquarters in Fairfield, Iowa, Creative Edge is known as the pioneering firm that first harnessed the capabilities of high pressure waterjet technology to design, fabricate and deliver unique architectural projects.

Since its founding in 1988, the company has created more than 10,000 specialty projects worldwide for venues such as children’s hospitals, hotels and casinos, schools and universities, places of worship, children’s hospitals, public art installations, memorials and ultra-luxury residences.

Creative Edge works with premium architectural finish materials such as granite, marble, glass, ceramics and quartz; architectural metals such as brass, bronze and stainless steel, —as well as rubber, linoleum and vinyl resilient floor coverings.



Jim Belilove

President, Since 1988

Jim Belilove is owner, president and CEO of Creative Edge Master Shop. Belilove is a lifetime entrepreneur and has been involved in early stage ventures for 40 years with experience in business strategy, machine technology, accounting, finance, marketing, sales and sales management, advertising and factory management. Belilove is also a real estate developer of the SunnyBrook Assisted Living network in Iowa.

Education: BA University of California Santa Barbara, 1973; MBA Harvard Business School, 1977. He has lived in Fairfield, Iowa since 1980.


Kevin Thornburg

VP Engineering (Since 2006)

Some of Our Projects

Our Vast Experience, All Construction Types, Amazing Floors.

  • San Francisco Public Library
  • Hard Rock Resort and Casino
  • Montefiore Children’s Hospital
  • El Paso Children’s Hospital
  • University of Iowa
  • The Mayo Clinic
  • Canyon of Heroes, NY
  • Fireman’s Memorial IL
  • Minneapolis Public Library
  • Kalahari Resort and Waterpark
  • Tampa Public Library
  • Pittsburg International Airport
  • St Vincent DePaul TX
  • Mary Queen TX
  • Kennedy Space Center FL
  • Charming Square Assisted Living, Tokyo
  • Joe DiMaggio Health Center
  • FBI Center CA
  • Quizno’s
  • Albertson’s Grocery Stores
  • San Jose Public Library
  • Fort Myers Airport
  • Wells Fargo
  • The Grand California Hotel
  • Orlando Regional Medical Center
  • St Jude’s Children’s Hospital
  • FedEx Stores
  • St Francis Xavier IA
  • The Disney Store
  • Jewish Museum NY
  • Hotel California, Disneyland
  • University of Texas
  • MGM Resorts
  • Charlotte International Airport
  • Nike Town
  • Safeway Grocery Store
  • Bismarck Regional Airport
  • Caesars Palace
  • Los Angeles Children’s Hospital
  • St Anne Joaquim ND
  • University of Virginia
  • Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino
  • New York Natural History Museum
  • KeyBank
  • O’Hare International Airport
  • Audubon Museum LA
  • Bank of America
  • University of Connecticut
  • New Jersey Performing Arts
  • Time Square, Spotlight on Broadway NY
  • Horseshoe Casino
  • Chase Bank
  • Dallas Children’s Hospital
  • Arch Dioceses of the Latin Rite
  • Embarcadero Center CA
  • Sarasota National Cemetery FL
  • Western Heritage Museum NE
  • Marco Island All Service Memorial FL
  • Pennsylvania State Museums
  • Conrail Railroad Museum PA
  • Prudential Real Estate
  • Orange Country Children’s Hospital
  • Minneapolis Children’s Hospital
  • University of Chicago
  • SunnyBrooke Assisted Living Centers
  • BestBuy
  • Our Lady of Good Council NE
  • Wisconsin Children’s Hospital
  • Denver International Airport
  • Georgia State University
  • Mohegan Sun Casino
  • Bellagio
  • Drake University
  • Whole Foods
  • Ft Meyers International Airport