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McLean, VA, United States, 2011/04/18 - Rowe’s first appearance highlights their commitment to hospitality, design and their partnership with Karim Rashid - RoweFurniture.com.
In continuing their expansion into the hospitality market, Rowe Fine Furniture announced today, they will be exhibiting at the HD Expo in May. Rowe, a leading manufacturer of custom upholstered furniture in the United States, recently partnered with one of the most prolific designers today, Karim Rashid, to offer exclusive styles and fabrics in their hospitality and residential divisions.
“We are thrilled with our partnership with Karim Rashid,” explains Stefanie Lucas, CEO Rowe Furniture. “His unique styling has enabled us to bring truly innovative frames and fabrics to our hospitality and residential markets and we are excited to show them in HD for the first time.”
Rowe’s hospitality division will show in space 1043 during the HD Expo from May 18th – 20th at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas.
About Karim Rashid
Highly recognized as one of the most prolific designers of his generation, with over 3,000 designs in production, over 300 awards and working in over 35 countries, Karim is truly a legend of design.
His award winning designs include democratic objects such as the ubiquitous Garbo waste can and Oh Chair for Umbra, interiors such as the Morimoto restaurant, Philadelphia and Semiramis hotel, Athens. Karim collaborated with clients to create iconic design for Method and Dirt Devil, high tech products for LaCie and Samsung, and luxury goods for Veuve Clicquot and Swarovski. Karim’s work is featured in 20 permanent collections and he exhibits art in galleries worldwide.
Karim is a perennial winner of the Red Dot award, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design award, I.D. Magazine Annual Design Review, IDSA Industrial Design Excellence Award and has been featured in magazines and books including Time, Financial Times, NY Times, Esquire, GQ and countless more.
About Rowe Fine Furniture
Established in 1946, Rowe (rowefurniture.com) offers a wide range of styling in sofas, sectionals, chairs and ottomans with hundreds of fabric selections. The Rowe portfolio of brands includes Rowe, Clayton Marcus, Robin Bruce and Vivienne Tam.
All collections are available at major home furnishings retailers and better independent retailers across the United States and around the world. Rowe is a Founding Member of the Sustainable Furnishings Council. For more information or to locate a Rowe retailer near you, visit the website or call 800-334-7693.
Rowe Fine Furniture, Inc. is owned by an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.