Kravet, the leader in ‘to the trade’ home fabrics and furnishings, announced this week the addition of Robert M. Duban as Executive Vice President of Contract Sales, overseeing all efforts in contract sales and marketing and new business development. Duban plans to focus specifically on expanding the current market share of Kravet Contract, which currently places products in hotels and businesses all over the world.
Duban’s most recent role prior to joining Kravet Inc. was Executive Vice President of Sales for Covington Fabric and Design. He previously served as Senior Vice President of residential, commercial and contract sales for the Robert Allen Group and as Territory Manager for F. Schumacher & Co.
“Robert is energetic and a dedicated team leader. He will add tremendous value to our organization and fit in very well with our company’s culture,” said Kravet President Cary Kravet.
With a background in finance and marketing, Duban brings with him a vast network of professional contacts as well as a discerning eye for quality and design in the hospitality industry. He is passionate about the industry and has a track record of growth and success. Effective immediately, Duban may be reached at the following:
Robert M. Duban
EVP Contract Sales
Kravet Inc., established in 1918, is the industry leader in the to the trade home furnishings industry. This fifth generation family business distributes fabrics, furniture, wall coverings, trimmings, carpets and accessories. The family’s commitment to innovation has helped the company transform from a small fabric house to a global leader, representing brands and designers from all over the world. Kravet Inc. owns Kravet Fabrics, Lee Jofa, Brunschwig & Fils, Groundworks and GP & J Baker, all high end fabric houses that specialize in style, luxury and exceptional design. With locations in North America and worldwide, Kravet Inc. offers the highest level of customer service, quality products and web technology for today’s design professional.