David Ritch studied Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Cincinnati before receiving a BS in Industrial Design. Ritch has 24 years of experience including work with Henry Dreyfuss, Rubbermaid and Donald Chadwick.
Mark Saffell is a graduate of Ringling College of Art and Design, where he received a BFA in Interior Architecture. Saffell has 22 years of experience including work with Sussman/Prejza and Donald Chadwick.
Saffell and Ritch’s work has been recognized with numerous awards from ID, IIDEX, IIDA, Best of Show at Neocon and IDSA- Design of the Decade. Their work has been featured in exhibits at the Cooper Hewitt National Museum and the Pasadena Museum of California Design.