When it comes to Design+Style, we're all about visibility and helping designers build their community. Today we're talking to Joseph Haecker of Dezignwall and Dezign Talk about how he's doing both.
Joseph Haecker is the CEO and founder of dezignwall.com, the fastest growing network for design and architectural professionals world-wide.
Dezignwall is the first social platform to address the specific needs of the international design community. Blending features found on top social media platforms, along with the ability to source products. Dezignwall’s goal is to unite the international design and products community, in order to help the industry compete in a changing and growing global marketplace.
With a background in custom lighting for hotel, casino, high-end residential and daylight tubular skylight (TDD) industries for more than 17-years, Joseph has been responsible for setting trends, developing innovations and coordinating world-class projects internationally. Joseph has served as head of design for Triton Chandelier, Alger Lighting and Solatube International. He has consulted for dozens of custom lighting companies, including; iWorks, Spectrum, 3form Light-Art, Schonbek and many others.
With a passion for the success of the industry and a focus on technology and innovation, Joseph serves as a passionate industry advocate, fostering a focus on global communication, collaboration and restoring the value of luxury in our industry.
When not working on Dezignwall, Joseph is a single dad of two sons (18 & 19 years old). And is heavily involved in business consulting, mentoring and establishing an ecosystem for startups and tech companies in the Antelope Valley and Kern County areas of Southern California.