31 years ago, Paul Rowan was dissatisfied with the selection of window shades on…

31 years ago, Paul Rowan was dissatisfied with the selection of window shades on the market and decided to make his own. He was so pleased with the result that he teamed up with Les Mandelbaum and Umbra was born. They now make furniture, mirrors, frames, and more and has become a world leader in modern home design.