Kimball Announces Personnel Addition
Kimball announces the addition of Sam Barry as Director of A&D Programs. Mr. Barry will be located in Atlanta, GA.
Mr. Barry comes to Kimball from Innovatude in Atlanta, GA where he was the Owner and Chief Innovation Officer. He founded and built a boutique consulting and marketing agency specializing in the architecture, design, and built environment industries. Prior to this Mr. Barry was Director of Marketing with Shaw Contract & Shaw Hospitality in Cartersville, GA. While with Shaw, Mr. Barry led the repositioning of the Shaw Hospitality brand and contributed to a rapid growth in revenue and margins. He also created the marketing strategy, and concepts for all marketing collateral, ad campaigns, and trade show environments. In addition, he was previously a Principal with Gensler in Atlanta. His has expertise with Brand Strategy and Development, Workplace, Hospitality, Retail, Customer Insight/Foresight, Driving Innovation, Positioning Market and Competitive Analyses, Public Speaking, Content, and Leadership, Management. His objective is to imagine, design, and develop opportunities to innovate businesses around trends and technologies, and to create the stories and experiences that use those opportunities to create and drive competitive advantage.
Mr. Barry has a B.A. in Philosophy from Syracuse University and an M.A. in Philosophy from University of Massachusetts.
Kimball, one of the most respected environmentally-conscious and forward focused furniture makers, blends state of the art technology with a rich heritage of craft, to better optimize workplace performance and enabling customers to craft a truly authentic brand experience. As a world-class design-driven company, Kimball applies its rich heritage as makers to create environments for tomorrow’s workplace. Kimball is a brand unit of Kimball International, Inc., (NASDAQ:KBAL), a publicly-traded company dedicated to its Guiding Principles and recognized as a highly-trusted company and an employer of choice. Learn how Kimball is changing workspaces by visiting www.kimball.com