About Us

About Us

DESIGN PLUS is a licensing boutique, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with satellite offices in the USA and Associates worldwide. Design Plus has operated Internationally since 1983. Having entered the USA market seventeen years ago, Design Plus builds brand awareness and consumer loyalty for brand owners through carefully designed licensing programs, best of breed manufacturers and select product categories that strengthen the brand at retail.

Design Plus is a proud LIMA member since 1997. Our USA clients past and present include:
Coca-Cola, Anheuser-Busch, Taco Bell, KFC, Hormel Foods, J&J Snack Foods and Post Foods.
All of the above are registered trademarks used with permission.

Our Clients
DESIGN PLUS:

  • Leveraging your brand’s equity
  • Building consumer loyalty
  • Driving sales of core product
  • Generating incremental income
  • Increasing brand awareness

 
 
 

PRINCIPALS

Meyer JanetMEYER JANET: President and Founder – Meyer has owned and directed Design Plus since 1983. THe firm specializes in the development of licensing programs, innovative product and strategic planning. Prior responsibiliites include Directorship of Suzuki Motor Corporation, owner of the African franchise of Admiral Sports and Sergio Valente Clothing and CFO of a large retail chain. Meyer holds the following international academic professional qualifications: B.Com MBA CA (SA) CPA (ISR)

 

 

Carol JanetCAROL JANET: CEO, Cofounder & Award Winning Design Director since 1983. – Under her leadership and expert design skills Design Plus has established itself as an industry leader in brand equity licensing and is credited with creating and developing lifestyle manuals, innovative product and store concepts for Fortune 500 companies. Prior responsibilities include brand building through product extension for Mattel and Crayola in South Africa, former CEO and owner of Paperworks SA.
 

 

 

WHO’S NEW

ABIGAIL MAZER: Creative Director
Architectural professional with six years experience in store design, Abigail has previously worked on retail projects for Polo Ralph Lauren and Jacque Torres. Working closely with clients to identify trends and translate their brands from retail products to branded environments. Abigail has her Masters Degree in Architecture from Savannah College of Art and Design.
 

Tradeshows

DESIGN PLUS offers authorized licensees support at all Trade Shows
from Mascots to Machines to Vehicles.
 

Calendar of Events:

Hugging BearsJanuary
International CES Las Vegas Convention Center

February
American International Toy Fair Jacob Javits Convention Center New York City
Magic Marketplace Las Vegas and Mandalay Bay Convention Centers

March
International Home and Housewares Show McCormick Place Chicago

May
NCA Sweets and Snacks Expo McCormick Place Chicago

June
International Licensing Expo Mandalay Bay Convention Centers Las Vegas

August
Magic Marketplace Las Vegas and Mandalay Bay Convention Centers

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