Vision. Concept. Reality.


We are creative strategists and business experts
in the luxury home industry. We take
a full-service approach to grow your brand,
from design to management.

At Kate Verner + Associates, we collaborate with the
best designers and manufacturers to elevate their brands
and launch new product categories. With our unique
expertise in product design and development, licensing,
and business management, we execute your vision with
the highest quality, market relevance, and integrity.

KATE VERNER

Kate founded KV+A in 2003. Her design skills and business savvy
have benefited clients like David Easton, Laura Kirar, Arteriors Home,
and Rockwell Group. She studied at Parsons School of Design,
helped to launch the iconic retail concept Moss, and blazed trails
in licensing and brand extensions in all categories of home product.

MILENA VANKOVA

Milena Vankova has been with KV+A for over five years and is the Director of Design Management. Milena works closely with each client, ensuring that every step in the process, from creative seed to product launch, is on track and executed at the highest level. Milena liaisons with KV+A’s hand-selected outside consultants ensuring that our clients have the best talent on their project, and that deadlines are met and terms are honored by all parties.

JESSICA LUDVIK

Jessica Ludvik is KV+A’s Director of Client Services and New Business. Jessica evaluates all new business opportunities for KV+A, negotiates contracts, creates licensing strategies, assesses the potential value of private label collections, and leads all other aspects of business management and fiscal success for our clients. Jessica joins KV+A with an impressive career history, first working with industry maverick Charlotte Moss and then Frank de Biasi, whose firm quintupled in size under her management.


54 West 21st Street, Suite 501, New York, NY 10010
T. 212.255.8906    F. 212.255.8905


For inquires please contact milena@kvanyc.com