Design Resources

Design Partners

Birsel + Seck

Ayse Birsel and Bibi Seck have designed and developed products for a wide variety of industries such as home, retail, automotive and office. Birsel + Seck,
an award-winning human-centered design and innovation studio, counts among its accolades multiple Best of NeoCon Overall and Gold Awards and Industrial Design Excellence Awards. Ayse was also named “One of the World’s Most Creative People” by Fast Company. Their emphasis on thinking as global citizens allows them to bring empathy, simplicity, and sustainability to everything they create.

Dani Arps

Known on the NYC tech scene as the interior designer of choice, Danielle has a uniquely eclectic, yet slightly industrial, take on design. She has displayed her expertise in the design of high-profile start-up spaces like SeatGeek, Codecademy, and Venmo. She has been named “Star on the Rise” by the renowned Decoration and Design Building Awards, chosen as part of “Curbed Young Guns” class of 2016, and named by House Beautiful as a “Next Wave Interior Designer.”

Joseph Jeup

Driven by instinctual talent and innate passion, Joseph Jeup embodies exceptional craftsmanship. He believes every detail is a design opportunity, and that uncompromising standards yield incomparable results. This philosophy has helped establish Jeup as world class designer with a devout following who regard his work as functional art. As an engineer and a designer, he uses both disciplines to tackle design from a broad perspective, which is what defines him as a craftsman and artist.


Metrica is based in Milan and have earned an international reputation for the unique approach to contemporary furniture design.

Its services consist of a combination of Design, Product Development and Business Strategy. Inspired by values as global mind-set, Italian design codes, industrial vision, handcrafted design, it attests to the empathic design skills of Italian talent able to merge design sensibility, technical innovation and production techniques, combined with the Anglo-Saxon inclination to apply models of process management.

Well expressed in the brand name is the tension between creative process, management and humanism.

Metrica, under the leadership of Lucio Quinzio Leonelli – Managing Partner and Robin Rizzini - Chief Designer, places furniture design in a new value context resulting in a recognized global vision in creating and managing projects.

The Studio has clients in Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, U.K., U.S.A..

“Working with Nucraft has been really opened our eyes to the North American market’s desire for high end design. We knew that they were North America’s leading table manufacturer, but we were pleasantly surprised by their collaborative design process. Creating Myne has been a truly inspiring undertaking, and we look forward to seeing the ways in which the tables fit the needs of a wide variety of spaces.” - Robin Rizzini, Metrica Co-Founder, Partner and Design Chief


Product Design Consultant
Gensler is widely recognized as the world’s leading collaborative design firm, offering the expertise and experience gained by supporting clients across the globe. As product designers, the firm draws on its vast knowledge of new materials, the latest technologies and evolving workplace trends to enhance visual appeal, performance and end user experience.

Lauren Rottet

Lauren Rottet of Rottet Studio is one of the most celebrated interior architects in the world, garnering countless awards throughout her career, including four Best of NeoCon gold medals. As the only woman ever to achieve Fellow status by both the American Institute of Architects and International Interior Design Association, and as an Inaugural Member of the Women in Design Hall of Fame, she has become a living legend in the A&D community. Mrs. Rottet has created spaces for many Fortune100 Companies, including Goldman Sachs, Disney and GE.

“I am proud to not only become the first female designer to work with Nucraft, but to help them create an inspiring, sophisticated table design that will transform their customers’ work spaces.”  — Lauren Rottet

Mitch Bakker

With nearly three decades of experience, Mitch Bakker is a designer whose mission is to create elegant solutions that exceed industry norms. Faithfully remaining on the forefront of workplace and technology trends allows Mitch to ensure that his next idea is the best idea.

Mark Goetz

Throughout his 25-year career, Mark Goetz has been responsible for creating innovative furniture collections with a classically modern design appeal. He designs high-end conferencing and private office solutions for Nucraft from his Brooklyn, NY studio. Regardless of the application, Mark remains passionate about innovation, respectful of the environment and ever mindful of human needs.

Kerry Rowe

Kerry provides the finishing touches that transform spaces and turn heads. As a color, materials and finish design consultant, Kerry curates the materials and finish collections that give Nucraft designers the freedom both to support the needs of end users and coordinate with our customer’s brands.

Joey Ruiter

Joey Ruiter is redefining expectations in the world of art and design. By pushing the limits to confront established expectations, his designs support everyday function in surprising ways. Joey’s eclectic mix of ranges from office furniture to sculpture, concept watercraft to household objects.

Jess Sorel

For nearly 20 years, Jess Sorel’s work demonstrates his passion for questioning the status quo. His thoughtful approach is driven by an insatiable curiosity about the context in which objects are made and used. Jess interprets the world through a lens that is focused on the impact that culture and technology have on the way we live, work and play.