Year of birth : 1923
Age: 92 year
Citizenship : United States
Always at the height of fashion
`Echo` Company specializes in the manufacture of clothing for women, jewelry, Accessories, handbags, swimwear and household items.
Brand `Echo` always has its finger on the pulse of fashion. For almost ninety years, he manages to turn a whirlwind romance with bold colors and bright solutions. The company`s designers travel the world in search of new fabrics ,in search of inspiration from the collision of different cultures.
`Echo` Company specializes in the manufacture of clothing for women, jewelry, accessories, handbags, swimwear and household items.
American brand philosophy states that in the fashion world is not static, everything is constantly moving and changing.Each season - their models, their mood, their colors. For nearly 90 years the company `Echo` manages to turn a whirlwind romance with bold colors and bright solutions using the power of beauty itself, is embodied in each time more and more new forms.
In 1923-m Teresa (Theresa) and Edgar Hyman (Edgar Hyman) directly on their wedding day fashion brand founded `Echo Scarfs`. In 1968, leading American museum commissioned the company to create a memorable `Echo` scarf, and this event helped the birth of the fashion division ` Echo Custom Design`.
In 1976-m mark `Echo` start to make the products on its behalf to retailers, corporations and museums across America (America). Two years later, the president and chief executive officer of `Echo` became Dorothy Roberts (Dorothy Roberts), daughter of Teresa and Edgar.
On the European market the brand `Echo` came out in 1983. the license agreement on the issue of bedding on the domestic market were made in ten years, and in 1996 - the launch of the product is adjusted from a fine paper. Collections wallpaper, decorative fabrics and prints appeared in the product line of the company `Echo` in 1997.
Corp. `Dayton Hudson` chosen in 1997-m mark `Echo` award winner ` Vendor Excellence Award`, appreciating `Echo` as a great provider.
Its 75th anniversary of the brand said in a New York gallery `Pucci`. In 1998, the company `Echo` book was published Meg (Meg) and Stephen Roberts (Steven Roberts) with ideas of home design titled ` A Home for All Seasons`.Collection bags `Echo` was presented in the spring of 2004. In the autumn of the same year it was opened additional sales area (56 sqm) in a department store `Macy`s` on State Street in Chicago (State Street, Chicago).
In the spring of 2006, the brand launched a collection of `Echo` beachwear, including sarongs, beach dresses and bags.
Today, the son of Dorothy Roberts, Steven (Steven)He is the CEO and president of the company `Echo`, and her daughter Lynn (Lynn) - Vice President of Advertising and Public Relations. Daughter in law Dorothy, Meg Roberts, head of the design department for the production of accessories for the home. The company continues to build on the rich heritage of its past ,at the same time using the best trends of the moment.
In their workshops `Echo` company continually strives to implement new approaches and innovative methods - in production, design and functionality. Along with connecting the computer aided design (CAD),involved in the work of watercolor and oil paints. In creative workshops company employs specialists in all areas, able to work with photos and all kinds of mixed techniques, oil, acrylic, charcoal and pencil.
In the middle of all possible sources of inspiration brand `Echo` acquired a vast library. Images of birds ,flowers and animals ; modern architecture and ancient technology - all of which help the creative department to find ground for reflection and a basis for new design solutions. The company`s designers travel the world in search of new tissue in search of inspiration from the collision of different cultures. This helps the brand `Echo` always keep your finger on the pulse of fashion.