Episode 027: Malene Barnett
Malene Barnett is a carpet designer, world traveler, creative, bold and modern are all words that aptly describe her and the refreshing, globally inspired, sophisticated style she brings to the world of contemporary carpet design.
Malene (pronounced May-lay-nee) Barnett is the president and design director of Malene B Carpets, a company specializing in creating handcrafted custom carpets for prestigious residential and commercial environments. Working together with Interior Designers and Architects, Malene B creates timeless masterpieces that enrich any setting.
A few of Malene B’s recent achievements include designing four carpets for the Presidential Suites of The Revel Hotel. Appearing on the Nate Berkus Show; starting a partnership with Surya, the home accessories supplier; participating as a selected guest speaker for a TEDx Talk event; graduating from the Goldman Sachs 10KSB / Tory Burch Foundation Program, a program designed specifically for women business owners and appearing as a panelist on Morning Joe alongside Tory Burch, President of the Tory Burch LLC / Tory Burch Foundation, Arianna Huffington, former Editor and Founder of The Huffington Post and Valerie Jarrett, Personal Advisor to President Barack Obama.
Malene Barnett lives, loves and creates in Brooklyn.