Kimball Acquires D’style Inc.
Buy expands hospitality company’s custom design capabilities
Kimball Hospitality has acquired D'style Inc. and its subsidiaries, Allan Copley Designs and Diseño de Estilo. With more than 28 years in the hospitality industry, Chula Vista, Calif.-based D’style is a producer of casegoods, custom metal lighting and décor accessories.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Kimball says the acquisition expands its strategy of building its global capabilities as an upscale-to-luxury provider of hospitality casegoods, seating, headboards and accessories, including full custom design capabilities.
"D'style plays an integral role in cutting-edge mixed material design and luxury furnishings that enhance the amenity experience,” says Kourtney Smith, president of Kimball Hospitality, which has operations in Jasper, Indiana, and Martinsville, Virginia. “We look forward to our partnership and accelerating our brand growth both domestically and internationally."
Roberto Besquin, D'style's president, adds: "The team at Kimball Hospitality has an in-depth understanding of the D'style brand. They are the ideal partner to advance our reputation for exceptional craftsmanship and remarkable service. I very much look forward to the future ahead of us."