Startex Industries has hired Jeff George to be its Lead Product Designer, responsible for lighting the path for the development of new products. Jeff is an accomplished designer of innovative lighting and furniture, most recently serving as an Industrial Designer with CHOi Designs in Chicago. He has a Bachelors degree in Industrial Design from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
“Jeff has demonstrated the technical talent to develop and deliver outstanding products,” said Bob Shah, Startex President and CEO. “Startex’s future depends on designers who can create the most innovative, functional and value driven products in the marketplace. Jeff’s experience in both residential and contract lighting, as well as furniture, makes him an important addition to our team,” he added.
He will be based in the new Startex Design Center located in the heart of Chicago’s West Loop.