Currey & Company has announced that Amanda Spence has been tapped as Director of Accessories and Portable Lighting for the company.
The newly created position of Director of Accessories and Portable Lighting has evolved out of the company’s growth in the accessory category and the expansion of table and floor lamps. Currey’s Vice-President of Product Development, Pam Bailey, shares: “All of us at Currey & Company are thrilled to welcome Amanda Spence as our new Director of Accessories & Portable Lighting. Mandy is a creative merchant who is deeply skilled in international product development of home goods. Mandy possesses a strong business acumen and an eye for style and trend that will drive growth strategy and assortment organization in this new position, which will focus on Currey’s growing interior and garden accessories category and our distinctive signature lamp category.”
After graduating from Colgate University, Amanda Spence began her career with the global- lifestyle retailer, Anthropologie. This was the first of several notable companies that Spence joined before accepting her new role with Currey & Company. She was one of the founding employees of the distinctive gardening store, Terrain.
She has also worked for West Elm and Napa Home & Garden where she used her brand developing and curatorial buying skills to procure products from around the world.
Her love of travel began at an early age traveling with her parents and has continued until today. Amanda is an avid scuba-diver, dog-lover and her active life is infused with an adventurous spirit. Her fearless approach to work and product design is one reflected by the way she lives her life.