Samuel Shaffer has been appointed the new CEO for Michael Aram Inc. He replaces Sebastian Herald, who recently stepped down to pursue other opportunities.
“We are thrilled to have Samuel Shaffer join Michael Aram Inc. in this vital role and shape the evolution of the brand,” said Michael Aram, founder and designer, Michael Aram Inc. “With Sam in his new leadership position, I am confident of further success and for what I anticipate will be an exciting new era for the company.”
Prior to joining Michael Aram, Shaffer was vice president/sales and marketing of the Bright Group and svp at Edward Ferrel and Lewis Mittman, manufacturers and distributors of designer furniture.
“I am continually impressed by Michael Aram’s unique craftsmanship and sensibility and have always considered Michael a design visionary,” said Shaffer. “I am excited to lead a company that I hold in such high regard and confident that this partnership will lead to great milestones for the brand.”