Phillips Collection To Expand Current Offerings Of The Roger Thomas Collection®
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Phillips Collection, a leading manufacturer of high-end contemporary furnishings, recently announced the introduction of a licensed collection with acclaimed hotel and furniture designer Roger Thomas. Phillips Collection will expand the current offerings of The Roger Thomas Collection®, which currently includes signature designs of mirrors, furniture, carpet, green sustainable lighting, and outdoor furnishings.
Company President and CEO, Mark Phillips, shared, “We couldn’t be more excited about working with a designer as iconic as Roger. He not only brings a sophistication and cache to the table but he also will further elevate our design position.”
Company Vice President and Creative Director, Jason Phillips, remarked, “We have great expectations for The Roger Thomas Collection, which we will be debuting in 2013. While these are the earliest stages of the process, I can share that we are working on some extraordinary sculptural forms, wall décor, vessels and containers, and accessories for indoor and outdoor settings.”
About Roger Thomas: As a leader in hospitality design, Roger Thomas is best known for his iconic interiors at the Bellagio, Wynn Las Vegas, Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, Wynn Macau and Encore Macau. He has been recognized for his design achievements and been honored 3 times as an Architecture Design’s AD 100, International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show® Designer of the Year (2008) and elected to the Hospitality Design Platinum Circle (2005). Roger also serves as a Trustee of Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids (DIFFA).
The Roger Thomas Collection includes signature designs and products for APF Master Framemakers, Boyd Lighting, Edward Ferrell + Lewis Mittman, Fromental, Rocky Mountain Hardware, Samuel and Sons Passementerie, Townsend Leather, Veneman, Koroseal, S. Harris, Maya Romanoff, SICIS and now Phillips Collection.
Roger is a graduate of Interlochen Arts Academy and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and received a BFA in Art History from Tuffs University. His work has been published in leading journals, including Architectural Digest, Elle Décor, Interiors and Hospitality Design.
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