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Tim Fookes to lead Product Engineering at izzy+

SPRING LAKE, Michigan, March 23, 2012 -- Tim Fookes has joined izzy+ as Director, Product Engineering, helping shape the company's efforts to commercialize inspiring, sustainable and innovative furniture and seating for the way people work and learn in the 21st Century. He holds an undergraduate degree from Purdue University, as well as a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Western Michigan University.

Fookes comes to izzy+ from Haworth, Inc., where he rose through the engineering ranks to become North American Seating Engineering Manager, a position he's help for the past eight years. 

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About izzy+ 

The employees of izzy+ (www.izzyplus.com) design, manufacture and market office furniture and seating that solve real problems for real people. The focus is to provide designers with the tools to create inspiring work spaces for forward-thinking customers in home offices and small businesses, in executive offices and board rooms, in hospitals and classrooms. Its award-winning products are marketed under the brand names izzy, HÅG, Harter, Fixtures Furniture, Zoom Seating and ABCO Office Furniture. Based in Spring Lake, Mich., U.S., izzy+ is a business of JSJ Corporation of Grand Haven, Michigan.

Media Contacts:

Bruce Buursma, 616.502.9834, bruce.buursma@gmail.com
Debbie Goode, 616.847.6539,  debbie.goode@izzyplus.com