Launched in 2017, the work/life group is a multi-line independent rep group based in Denver. We serve architects, designers and dealers in Colorado, Utah, Wyoming and South Texas. We are here to assist you with creating environments that reflect and inspire the people working and living within them. Specializing in furnishing public spaces within higher education, healthcare, multi-family, hospitality, restaurants and corporate environments. Understanding that the spaces we occupy influence who we are and how we behave, we thrive in our role as a conduit to better living and working. All of our partners are focused on sustainable manufacturing and human-centered design.

  • Principal
  • KRISTI NELSON is an award-winning manufacturers' representative based in Denver with over 20 years in the contract furnishings industry. She is a seasoned partner for designers, architects, dealers, contractors and manufacturers.

In 2017, she applied her experience with pioneering and rebranding manufactures in Austin and South Texas and relocated with her family to Colorado to launch the work/life group covering the Rocky Mountain Territory. After establishing life in the Rockies, Kristi expanded to South Texas with 4 of her premier lines in 2023.

  • Kristi has been fortunate to work with many of the most influential brands in the industry. Several projects supporting designers have won industry honors, Rep of the Year awards, as well as being featured in design publications.

Her focus on human-centered design and employee experience is what motivates her. Her partners are at the tip of the spear with their discovery of how we can produce sustainable, durable, forever products without waste. All this while always having the human experience as a priority.