Ron Rezek, USA.
Ron Rezek is a design entrepreneur. For over four decades, he has designed, manufactured and marketed cutting-edge products as varied as contemporary ceiling fans, lighting and lifeguard equipment. “Most designers don't have the luxury of seeing their own projects through to the market,” says Ron. “I do.”
Ron Rezek is also the founder of The Modern Fan Company, a manufacturer of contemporary ceiling fans. He designed the world's first contemporary-styled ceiling fan in 1986. The Stratos continues to define 21st-century ceiling fan design. He was granted patents for the fan's design and mechanics
Before his success with ceiling fans, Ron Rezek earned a reputation as a successful lighting designer. He started Ron Rezek Lighting in 1978 to modernize the decorative lighting industry. He maintained showrooms in Los Angeles and New York and produced the lighting in Culver City. In 2004, he sold the company to long-time partner, Artemide, and continues to design lighting for the collection.