Danish Medal for Richard Munao
Richard Munao has received HRH Prince Henrik’s Medal of Honour for services to Danish Export.
Corporate Culture’s Managing Director Richard Munao has received a great honour from His Royal Highness Prince Frederik , as part of the Danish royal couple’s 2011 trade visit to Australia.
He has been recognised for his excellence in marketing and distribution of Danish Design, with a Medal presented by the Chairman of the Danish Export Association and the Danish Ambassador to Australia Ulrich Ritsins at a VIP event for 150 guests at the Corporate Culture Showroom in Melbourne.
Richard Munao established Corporate Culture in 1997and has made his business hometo some of the finest examples of Danish design. He distributes and promotes leading Danish brands including Fritz Hansen, Carl Hansen, HAY, Stelton, Louis Poulsen, PP Mobler, Georg Jensen & Mater.
The CH401 is a minimal upholstered easy chair by Carl Hansen & Son. This chair has been used in Copenhagen’s Kastrup Airport, and in private homes.
The CH07 Shell Chair, sometimes called “The Smiling Chair”, is a three-legged construction that provides absolute stability. This chair isalso by Carl Hansen & Son. Designed byHans J. Wegner
With a background in the furniture industry as a cabinet maker, Mr Munao has worked for and with some of the world’s leading brands in the Australian and international markets, as the Director ofCorporate Culture Mr. Munao has led his stayed at the cutting-edge of Australian corporate and design,through his uncompromising commitment to great design and service.
Over 12 years, Corporate Culture he has succeeded in growing from one location in Sydney to have its own showrooms in Melbourne, Brisbane and Auckland as well as distributors in Canberra, Adelaide and Perth.
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