Lewis Mabon is currently on the Board of Directors of the International Society of Furniture Designers after being a member since 1983. He has designed upholstered furniture for residential, contract, healthcare and hospitality. Besides being an award winning designer with patents to his name, he was also classically trained as an upholsterer. From pencil to leading-edge 3D CAD, he has the knowledge and skills to not only design upholstered furniture, but take it through every step of development into production. Being a life-long scholar of furniture, he has amassed a personal furniture library of over 3.000 books. It is this in-depth knowledge that he brings to all of his presentations.