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Designer Holly Hunt's Business Story
International interior designer Holly Hunt on how she began a world-famous brand out of a personal crisis, the affect technology and the Internet has had on the design business, and the fight over that elusive ’1 percent’.
Crisis breeds opportunity, and what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, says Holly Hunt, owner and CEO of Holly Hunt, a design-centric business of showrooms and product for interior designers.
In an interview with Keith Granet, author of Inside the Business of Design, Hunt takes us on the journey of her career from the time she bought a small merchandise showroom in Chicago to leading the brand has become the premier design and distribution entity for high-end interior furnishings in the United States.
A business that was borne out of a divorce and need to provide financially for herself and her children, Holly Hunt went against what was expected in the design business – particularly in hard financial times – and took numerous risks, designing their way out of monetary hardship.
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