We are proud to be celebrating 15 years of service! In 2002, Workwell Partners was founded by Jonathan Kessler, Jason Lesizza, and Scott Lesizza.
Workwell grew from humble beginnings to one of the fastes growing dealerships in the country, with clients that make up some of the most prestigious in the world.
Here are 15 facts about our company from the past 15 years.
54% of our employees have been here for more than 5 years.
In 2005, the Principals of Workwell Partners were featured on the cover of Mannreport and in a two page article discussing the company, industry, and why they started Workwell Partners.
In 2006, Workwell Partners became a Haworth Dealer. Now we are proud to say that we are a Haworth Preferred Dealer.
In 2008, Global Brands Group (Formerly Li + Fung), was looking to fulfill an order for 1 chair. That one chair began Workwell’s 9 year relationship with them.
Various employees have been representing Workwell Partners at various industry and networking groups, such as Corenet, IIDA and IFMA, for over 5 years.
In 2013, Workwell Partners started a millwork company, Modworxx. It was founded on the principle that architectural woodwork, done correctly and with the right partner, can make a nice space-
Workwell Partners moved to their current office in 2013 to accommodate their growing team and showroom resources.
In 2014, we hired our first member of our marketing department and launched our social media accounts.
Alongside HLW, Workwell Partners won a 2015 Make It Work Award from Interior Design magazine for their Café at Atlas Holdings Project in Greenwich, CT. In addition to the Make It Work Award, Atlas Holdings was named one World’s Coolest Offices 2015 by INC Magazine.
Workwell celebrated its first ever Haworth Collection Design Competition at Haworth NY’s Showroom in the summer of 2015. The event was the culmination of the efforts of five local New York City architecture and design firms to create a space using pieces from the Haworth Collection.
In 2015, our team had the honor of traveling Italy where we spent quality time with the Poltrona Frau Group, a member of the Haworth Family.
Additionally in 2015, Workwell Partners installed the largest height adjustable workstation project it has ever received with 2,000 workstations in one office location.
In 2016, Workwell Partners adopted Hope for the Warriors as their official charity. Over the course of a year, over $9,000 was raised to support those who serve for us as well as their families.
In the past year, Workwell Partners’ sales have grown by 18%.
In 2017, we are celebrating 15 years of service and we cannot thank everyone enough who have helped us to get to where we are today. Click the image above to see pictures from our celebratory team lunch last week!