KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Business Journal named Ms. Peggy Kelly, President, Spectrum, A Certified Herman Miller Dealer one of the recipients of the 2016 Minority Business Leader Award Thursday, August 25th. The event, held at the Loews Hotel in Center City, celebrated diversity, and inspirational leadership demonstrated by the region's top 20 minority business executives.
Ms. Kelly serves as President of Spectrum, since joining the firm in 2013, where she drove and oversaw record-breaking sales in both 2014 and 2015. Prior to joining Spectrum, she oversaw the key seating category for Herman Miller, as Vice President of North American Seating, helping lead and launch the market introduction of Herman Miller's Mirra-2 chair, a product that continues to exceed sales projections.
Asked what advice she has for young minorities entering the workplace, Ms. Kelly commented, "find a mentor who has your back and can support and council your growth in your field of business," adding, " learn to help others, and they will also help you. Have the confidence to speak up, and show up strong."
Spectrum, A Herman Miller Dealer has been the preferred office furniture dealer in the Philadelphia, and surrounding region since 1965. Offering products and services of the highest standards, Spectrum continues to provide dynamic solutions to the meet the changing demands of evolving organizations.
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