Gaia Group Receives Honors From Pantone and IHA

At this year’s International Home and Housewares Show in Chicago, Marie McGrath-Brown, President and General Manager for Gaia, was honored by IHA as an innovation leader with a special plaque on the IHHS “Walk of Innovation.” McGrath-Brown also gave a talk entitled “Recipe for Success: Women, Innovation and Housewares” which focused on the historic role women have played in inventing and innovating in the housewares industry, tracing a timeline of women-led innovation from an 1800’s stove inventor to today’s innovations being led by Gaia’s Innovation Lab, GIRL.

Gaia Group was also the most represented company in the 2019 Pantone ColorWatch exhibit at IHHS. With seven products included, Gaia maintained our three-year streak of having the most products showcased in this prestigious competition that highlights trending colors for the coming year. Some of the displays are included below.