Bios/About Our Team
The Nicolette Mayer Collection combines the design talent of Nicolette Mayer with the business savvy of industry veteran, Jonathan Ostrow.
Nicolette brings over 25 years of interior design, fashion design, corporate design, product design, branding management, and venture capital experience to her namesake collection. A third generation designer from an international retailing and design family that represented many of the best luxury brands in the world, Nicolette holds two patents in product and textile design, won an IIDA/Hospitality Design Product Award of Excellence, and worked in such diverse industries as corporate finance, interior design and fashion. Nicolette has three Ivy League degrees including a BA cum laude in History from Harvard University, an MA and MBA in Innovation and Management from Columbia Business School and Columbia University. Her love of design, fashion, travel, history and art all come together in her breakthrough fabric collection. With a passion for history, philosophy, and art; each print tells a story and has provenance.
Born with a natural eye and talent for design, Nicolette’s passion is evident for the complexities of fabric, texture and technology; fascination for creating timeless prints, all at once classic, timeless, yet perfectly on-trend.
Jonathan brings over 25 years of textile, furniture industry and digital technology experience to The Nicolette Mayer Collection™. Having Distributed home furnishing products to major retailers and manufacturers all over the world. Jonathan brings significant digital printing knowledge to this collaborative effort. For six years, Jonathan has been a maverick and early innovator in the field of digital printing in textiles. His love of textiles has taken him through years of upholstery manufacturing, textile converting, and now, innovation for the development of cutting edge digital artistry.
Having been involved in developing and merchandising upholstery and textiles throughout the United States, China and India, Jonathan developed furniture programs designed specifically for IKEA, Macy’s, DOMAIN, and Rooms to Go with Pem-Kay Furniture. At P Kaufman, he launched the furniture textile division under the Bloomcraft Home brand. With Bluemoon Printworks, Jonathan has collaborated with Designers and brands including Mike Farrell, Arhaus Furniture, Furniture Brands International, Jeff Zimmerman, Mitchell Gold, etc.Jonathan brings a wealth of knowledge to the creativity and direction of this powerful designer. Jonathan has degrees including a BA from Emory University, and an MBA in Finance from Joseph M. Katz School of Business at University of Pittsburgh.
The Nicolette Mayer Collection is the first fully digitally printed éditeur fabric house in the industry and breaks new ground in an unlimited color palette, no repeat size limitations and rich and deep colorations that would only be possibly with 70+ screens in traditional screenprinting methods. The cutting-edge technology and cutting-edge design play together hand-in-hand, with subtlety and refinement.
Headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, United States; The Nicolette Mayer Collection is available in Design Centers worldwide such as the D&D in New York, Design Center of the Americas, through distributors, shops, interior designers. For a list of locations, please see our Dealer Map, Where to Find Us, at www.nicolettemayer.com.