Omoleye Simmons Named VP of Design for Tarkett NA Commercial
Solon, OH, September 19, 2022-Tarkett North America announces the hiring of Omoleye Simmons as vice president of design for the company’s commercial business.
This is a new position.
Simmons spent the better part of a decade at Shaw Contract, where she developed product collections and served as design lead in innovation initiatives. As a former art educator, she has experience coaching designers in technology and concept development, translating art to product. She earned her bachelor’s degree in art from Winthrop University and a master of science in textile design from Philadelphia University, now Thomas Jefferson University.
Simmons has won more than a dozen industry awards, most recently two NYCxDESIGN Awards in 2020 for best product.
In this new role, Simmons will serve as the voice of Tarkett design within the interiors industry. She will be a key speaker and spokesperson, representing the brand at industry events and customer meetings.