“There has never been a more important time to help everyone transform their home into a space they truly love,” notes Tina Sharkey. “I have always been passionate about design and self-expression, so I cannot be thrilled to join the Board of Directors to support me and the rest of her leadership team as they implement and scale quickly and disciplinedly to meet a rapidly growing demand for their products and services. Havenly is building the next great home brand, as Curated by a community of decor enthusiasts and connecting them with talented interior designers who might otherwise be outside their network. Havenly’s platform, talents, and tools help turn clients’ design-related dreams into reality, and it’s an honor to have a hand in helping people unlock the potential of their homes.”
Tina Sharkey has led innovation in media, commerce, and society for more than two decades, pioneering the development and adoption of pivotal consumer brands and platforms that bring data and technology together. As the co-founder and CEO of consumer products company Brandless, Tina assembled and led the team that developed the direct-to-consumer customer that was named one of the Fast Company’s most innovative retailers two years in a row. During her career, Sharkey has expanded Johnson & Johnson’s BabyCenter to be the world’s largest platform for new and expectant mothers; Oversaw the transition of AOL Select to the open web; Served as Chairman of the famous Sesame Street Digital Group; She co-founded iVillage, an online destination for women that has become one of the most popular websites on the internet.
“Havenly was created to address the tangible problem that often feels like traditional interior design options are inaccessible in the everyday home,” says Lee Meyer, co-founder and CEO of Havenly. “For the past several years, we have always strived to help people love where they live and unleash the potential of their space, a task that seems extremely important at this moment because the pandemic has forever changed the meaning of home. So, having introduced us to Tina from Before another board member, we quickly recognized that her incredible experience growing and scaling disruptive consumer brands would be invaluable as Havenly prepares for our next phase, as it seeks to develop and deploy new technologies while continuing to deliver a personalized experience that our customers love.”
Launched in 2014, Havenly offers professional design advice uniquely tailored to fit each client’s space, style, and most importantly, real-life budget. With remodeling packages starting at $79, clients are matched with their interior designer based on their design aesthetic as defined by the Havenly Style Contest. The brand offers two packages based on the client’s needs, a complete renovation or renovation of the room, and the designers create a custom design based on the client’s unique style. Once they have a design they love, customers take advantage of Havenly’s concierge service for instant access to hundreds of brands, such as West Elm, CB2, Anthropologie, Serena & Lily, Surya and Pottery Barn.
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Havenly is the most delightful way to design spaces in your home, on any budget. Clients are matched with a personal online interior designer who creates a custom visual design based on the client’s unique style. Customers can then buy what they love directly through Havenly’s platform with access to hundreds of retailers and at the best guaranteed prices.
Havenly works with a nationwide network of professional, experienced and experienced designers. Founded in 2014, Havenly has completed the largest number of interior designs for anyone in the space.