openPR Logo
Press release

DAVID SCHUTTE APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF TUUCI

03-25-2021 10:09 AM CET | Fashion, Lifestyle, Trends

Press release from: TUUCI

/ PR Agency: Hello PR Group
PICTURED FROM LEFT TO RIGHT, DOUGAN CLARKE AND DAVID SCHUTTE

PICTURED FROM LEFT TO RIGHT, DOUGAN CLARKE AND DAVID SCHUTTE

MIAMI - March 24, 2021 - TUUCI, the Miami-based manufacturer of nautically inspired shade, shelter, and open-air furnishings, announces the addition of David Schutte as the organization’s new President. David’s tenure within the design industry and his well-refined leadership skills make him the ideal executive to fulfill the company’s worldwide strategic initiatives.

“Since our humble beginnings inside a small boat shop in South Miami, TUUCI has been transforming the shade industry and inspiring audiences around the world to reimagine modern, open-air living. We are thrilled to welcome David to the TUUCI family and to join in our journey of inspired outdoor living,” said Dougan Clarke, Founder, CEO, and Chief Product Architect of TUUCI.

Over the past 16 years, David has held four consecutive senior executive positions within Knoll, Inc., a $1.2 billion international furniture brand for residential, contract, and hospitality interiors. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President and Corporate Officer, with full P+L responsibilities for five specialty divisions within the larger corporation. In that role, David developed a wide industry lens by leading businesses spanning residential to contract, trade to consumer, and brick + mortar to e-commerce.

“Over the years, I’ve watched TUUCI reimagine outdoor living with their fresh take on leisure space architecture,” noted David. “Combining art and design with durable, marine grade engineering, their products blend seamlessly in any environment. The TUUCI organization is incredibly devoted to making its customers’ extraordinary visions come true, whether in North America or around the globe. I am excited to partner with Dougan and the TUUCI worldwide team to continue that remarkable journey.”

Tom Parker, President of TUUCI since 2000, will continue with the company in a new leadership position as General Counsel, and will also continue to serve on the company’s Board of Directors. “We are pleased to have David join our company and lead us forward in new and exciting directions. I look forward to supporting David’s day-to-day leadership, as he and the team prepare TUUCI for a dynamic future,” said Tom.

TUUCI Global Headquarters:
1000 SE 8TH STREET
525354 MIAMI, FL 33010, US5A

Press Contact:
Marisa Jones Issa, Hello PR Group
+1 (323) 989-2925 Mobile
marisa@helloprgroup.com

About TUUCI
For nearly a quarter-century, TUUCI has revolutionized outdoor spaces with durable, innovative shade platforms featuring nautically inspired designs. Founded by Dougan Clarke in 1997, The Ultimate Umbrella Company, Inc., (simply known as “TUUCI”), was born from seaside roots in Miami, Florida where Dougan began his career as a marine outfitter for high-performance yachts.

With a keen eye on design and a passion for form and function, Dougan applied his craftsmanship to the shade industry to create TUUCI’s unique brand of marine grade, shade architecture. Today, TUUCI’s distinctive shade designs and furnishings may be experienced around the world and are sought by leading design professionals within the architectural and residential design community.

TUUCI’s primary manufacturing campus is in Miami, Florida, and serves as the company’s global headquarters. The organization maintains two additional, wholly-owned manufacturing centers in Northern Europe and Southeast Asia providing localized customer service including fully integrated internal sales teams and distribution support across each continent.

TUUCI’s sense of community is a cornerstone of the company’s foundation, providing charitable outreach across a host of environmental and humanitarian concerns. The company’s broad mission is to provide sustainable comfort and accessibility around the world.

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release DAVID SCHUTTE APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF TUUCI here

News-ID: 2261365 • Views: 475

More Releases for David

LIVE Soda Welcomes David Ross as CEO
AUSTIN, Texas. (May 31, 2018) LIVE Soda, LLC, the Probiotic Soda Company, is excited to announce that David Ross has been named CEO. In his new role, Ross will be responsible for strategically leading the continued growth and innovation agenda for the brand and its expanding product lines. The newly-appointed LIVE® Soda CEO, who joined the company as COO in December of 2016, brings more than 10 years of management
ADELPHI UNIVERSITY PRESENTS DAVID HORNUNG: RECENT PAINTINGS
The Adelphi University Exhibitions Program presents David Hornung: Recent Paintings, featuring over a dozen oil paintings on panel in the Ruth S. Harley Univessity Center Gallery. The exhibition will be on view from February 26 through April 2, 2014, with a reception open to the public on Wednesday, March 5, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. Additionally, Hornung will host an artist’s talk on Tuesday, March
David Banks Joins Halloween Party Cast
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 18, 2011) David Banks will join Elle Newlands, Chris Pentzell, Andrea Leithe, Danny Pardo, and Julia Silverman in the new film Halloween Party. At her best friend's urging, Erin, a single girl, attends her friends Halloween party-hoping as always, to find her perfect mate. But when she arrives, she discovers nearly everyone else there is part of a couple, OR she's already dated them. But the worst
David M Schwarz Architects Selects Webarchives iDAM™
Silver Spring, MD - WebArchives, a leading provider of Digital Asset Management (DAM) for the Architecture and Real Estate industries, announced today that David M. Schwarz Architects (DMSA) has selected iDAM™ as their core digital asset management system. David M. Schwarz Architects has a wealth of historical imagery and project documents that span over 30 years of work. Their goal is to capture this information and leverage the knowledge across
Jackson Walker Welcomes David Seidler
FORT WORTH – Jackson Walker is pleased to welcome partner David Seidler to the firm’s Fort Worth office. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, insurance defense, and alternate dispute resolution. Since 1992, Mr. Seidler has conducted more than 1,900 mediations of federal and state court cases involving every conceivable type of dispute. He is an immediate past Board Member of the Tarrant County Bar Association and a Founding Board Member and
Crestron Appoints David Sohn Creative Director
ROCKLEIGH, NJ – Crestron today announced the appointment of David Sohn as its new Creative Director. Sohn brings an in-depth understanding of brand management and graphic design, having worked for leading agencies such as Cheil Worldwide, McCann-Erickson Momentum and Grey Global Group G2. Sohn has created, managed, and marketed business-to-consumer and business-to-business brands, as well as implemented creative and art direction across multiple channels including print, promotions and online interactive