Herman Miller Supports Quality Interior Design Education

 

 

Board at Herman MillerHerman Miller recently hosted the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) Board of Directors’ fall business meeting at its Design Yard facilities in Holland, MI. Herman Miller has a long-standing commitment to leadership in the designed environment and celebrates a rich legacy of iconic designs recognized throughout the world. Company representatives met with the CIDA Board to discuss how they are using evidence-based design metrics to benchmark the impact of interior design on Workplace Experience and Workplace Effectiveness, creating case studies that demonstrate measurable value for clients. Herman Miller’s outstanding contribution of knowledge and sponsorship helps advance CIDA’s mission to provide the foundation for future excellence in the interior design profession by setting standards for higher education and accrediting programs that meet those standards.

“Herman Miller believes that the design industry is stronger when we partner and share knowledge in our pursuit of the best possible future for interior design,” says Amy Storek, Vice President – North America A+D Sales. “We are proud to support CIDA in its efforts to build a strong profession through setting quality standards for interior design education, ensuring that tomorrow’s graduates benefit from our mutual aspirations for design excellence.”

The Council for Interior Design Accreditation is an independent, non-profit, accrediting organization responsible for setting standards and evaluating degree granting interior design programs. There are 183 CIDA-accredited programs in the U.S., Canada, and Qatar. For more information about the Board of Directors, go to accredit-id.org.

Herman Miller is a 100-year-old-plus company that places great importance on design, the environment, community service, and the health and well-being of its customers and its employees. Innovative ways to improve the performance of its customers’ organizations have become its hallmark. Award-winning furniture and related services and technologies are available through dealers and retailers around the world. Whether your world is an office, a school, a home, or a hospital—and whether you are a customer, an employee, a shareholder, or a member of our community—Herman Miller works hard to create a better world around you.

For additional information: Holly Mattson, Executive Director
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