Boss Design USA New Starter Announcements

Katy Baroni

Katy Baroni

Katy Baroni has joined Boss Design’s North American manufacturing division, as the Vice President of Sales for the Western US Division.

Katy brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from over 22 years in the contract furniture industry. During her time in dealer sales and management, she was responsible for high-profile accounts such as Uber, Twitter, and Yelp.  As an early distributor for Bene and Framery, Katy had also focused much of her attention in bringing European products into the US market.

With a passion for European design, Katy is enthusiastic at the opportunity to expand the US sales and distribution for Boss.  As Vice President of Sales, Katy’s main responsibility will be managing and growing the Boss Design brand throughout the Western Division, including the States of Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and Alaska.

Katy can be contacted on +1 415-793-2270 or

 Joshua Michleman

Joshua Michelman

Joshua Michelman has joined the Boss Design team as VP of Sales for the East Coast.

Joshua comes with over 14 years’ experience in the interiors sector. Having worked across a number of different specialities including flooring, furniture and architectural glass, Joshua has been greatly involved with the design community.

Most recently, Joshua worked for Clarus Glassboard, pioneering this new industry category. Clarus is an architectural glass company in the US that has gone from zero to $50 million in the last six years.  Josh took on the largest revenue territory for Clarus and his efforts grew company sales by 77% his first year and 48% his second year.  He now looks forward to opening up the American division of Boss Design with Jeff Thompson.

Joshua holds degrees in literature with a minor in Political Science from Rampo College, and an MBA in Strategy from Pace University.

Joshua can be contacted on 1 917 848 0842 or

Part of the British Boss Design Group, Boss Design supplies high quality office seating and commercial furniture throughout North America from its manufacturing facilities in High Point, North Carolina. Established in 1983 and privately owned, The Boss Design group currently manufactures across five continents and has an international supply chain servicing more than thirty countries. With high profile showrooms in the heart of London and Dubai, the Group is today a leading supplier of innovative and quality engineered commercial seating worldwide. All brands within the Group are renowned for their leading-edge design and handcrafted manufacturing expertise. The Group advocates a strong corporate social responsibility policy from initial product design through to end-of-life-management, to ensure minimal environmental impact and maximum social benefits. As a carbon neutral company, the Group is committed to reducing, reusing and recycling materials within all production processes and a unique service allows its furniture to be 100% reused or recycled.