Affiliate Event: The History of Knoll. A belief in modern design.
Join Jennifer Roth for a look at a company that shaped modern American design. For more than 75 years Knoll has remained true to the Bauhaus design philosophy that modern furniture should complement architectural space, not compete with it. At Knoll, modern design has been our guiding principle, and our passion has been shared by customers and design professionals worldwide. Join us for an evening in which we will explore the History of Knoll featuring our founders, Hans and Florence Knoll, the Cranbrook Academy of Art as well as a long history of collaborations with pioneering modernists such as Eero Saarinen, Harry Bertoia, Mies Van der Rohe, David Adjaye, and Marc Newson. Jennifer Roth is a Knoll veteran of over 27 years, Jennifer currently resides in Tucson, Arizona, after spending 23 years working for Knoll in both Los Angeles and Chicago. She brings her business intellect from working on a wide variety of projects in her tenure at Knoll, as well as from traveling and living around the world before choosing the Sonoran Desert to be her home. Jennifer specializes in understanding the power of design and the way it can shape people’s interactions with one another in a business setting. She has had many roles within the industry including Sales Representative, Dealer Sales Rep, and is now the North American Sales Director for KnollStudio.