Industry Vets Form Hatchery Partners
Staff Staff -- Furniture Today, October 30, 2006
Three industry veterans have joined to create Hatchery Partners, a design and product development consultancy.
Hatchery Partners president Dale Williams was most recently president of Waverly Lifestyle Group and has held executive positions at Springs and WestPoint Stevens. He has managed programs for brands including Ralph Lauren, Martha Stewart, Martex, Sanderson, Larry Laslo, and Colonial Williamsburg.
Lily Zane was previously vp of design for Tommy Hilfiger Home, and Nancy Green is an experienced tabletop and accessory designer.
Hatchery Partners, which uses the motto, "An incubator of original design content for the home," has already placed private label programs for spring 2007, and has a website at www.hatcherypartners.com. "We understand the economics of the business, and we've developed cost-effective product development solutions for home furnishings clients who must manage their time, expenses, and project priorities," said Williams.
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