Kalamazoo, MI – August 24, 2018 - Landscape Forms is pleased to announce the appointment of Melissa Richardson as the newest Business Development team member for the state of New York. Ms. Richardson’s background includes over 12 years of consulting knowledge with the Architecture + Design community spanning the contract furniture industry and the acoustical walls and ceilings industries. Prior to Teknion, Melissa was with CertainTeed Ceilings serving the New York and Houston markets, working with architects, designers and dealers, leveraging her strategic and technical selling skills to manage opportunities there. Ms. Richardson graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design, and is an acting board member of Interior Designers for Legislation New York (IDLNY).
Ms. Richardson’s extensive experience working alongside design teams to provide inspirational solutions to project needs will make her a valuable asset for her Landscape Forms clients, and she is excited to serve them as a solutions provider and resource for activating outdoor spaces.
About Landscape Forms
Landscape Forms is the industry leader in integrated collections of high-design site furniture and advanced LED lighting. Since its founding in 1969 Landscape Forms has earned a reputation for excellent design, high quality products and exceptional service. The Landscape Forms U.S. headquarters and manufacturing facility is located in Kalamazoo, Michigan with sales representatives throughout North America, the United Kingdom, Australia, the United Arab Emirates and Asia. Landscape Forms collaborates with renowned industrial designers and consultancies, landscape architects, and architects to design and develop integrated collections of products that address emerging needs and help create a sense of place. Additionally, the company has formed global marketing partnerships with select companies that share its commitment to design. Landscape Forms has an installed base of products around the world. Clients include municipalities, transit centers, corporate, college and health care campuses, sites such as Orange County Great Park; and familiar brand leaders such as Boeing, Cisco Systems, Disney, Sprint, American Airlines, Herman Miller and Nike. The company was recently named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the