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alexey osadchuk

name: alexey osadchuk

job: sample department lead

why clé?
i jumped at the opportunity to join a locally owned small business, that is making a huge difference when it comes to not only tile, but the design world as a whole. helping it grow into something larger is an amazing feeling.

quote you love?
"the man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” - confucius

current tile crush?
coletivo muda - central 

name: aracelle o'mahony

job: manager of executive accounts

why clé?
clé is unique! there is nothing more satisfying than to wake up every day of the week and get ready to go to work feeling like you are going somewhere beyond work. clé is a place that allows us to explore our creativity and it is a place we are constantly working together to change the world into a better and more fabulous world. I am so grateful to be part of an incredible team of smart and very genuine people all working with the same mission: to deliver surfaces that transform your way of thinking and how we see the world.

quote you love?
"the thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen." - frank lloyd wright

current tile crush?
the cement artist collection. with this collection, we are able to support our clients' tile dreams with some amazing exclusive and affordable surfaces.

name: caroline christman

job: project manager

why clé?
why surround yourself with the ordinary when you can surround yourself with the extraordinary.

quote you love?
“a ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for”

current tile crush?
dragon bay

name: caroline de figueiredo

job: manager of executive accounts

why clé?
i love the fact that clé is a result of true love and passion. it makes me proud ;)

quote you love?
" if you think adventure is dangerous, you should try routine. it's lethal" - paulo coelho.

current tile crush?
malachite / timorous beasties - rorshach collection.

name: clayton barnett

job: facilities manager

why clé?
my coworkers, working in beautiful Sausalito, and the blend of the old and the new that this company fuses: making a very old form of craftsmanship available through the relatively new way of doing business as an online boutique.

quote you love?
"the clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness." - john muir

current tile crush?
i'm really fascinated by our zellige right now after recently watching a video demonstrating how they hand craft them by chiseling each piece. the end result is beautiful, and the skill and attention that goes into each little tile is remarkable in herringbone pattern.

name: deborah osburn

job: chief tile gazer

why clé?
clé traces my tile meanderings in pursuit of the next great surface.

quote you love?
"you are not a drop in the ocean. you are the entire ocean in a drop." - rumi

current tile crush?
eastern earthenware is my latest tile infatuation. it's a clé exclusive collection of glazed terracotta that combines the magic of a raku glaze combined with the popularity of a hand hewn terracotta. all of the artisan glazes are nothing less than magical.

douglas funchal

name: douglas funchal

job: front end developer

why clé?
to grow as an individual and learn from those around me.

quote you love?
“someone will always be prettier. someone will always be smarter. someone will always be younger. but they will never be you.” - kanye west

current tile crush?
cross

henrique lopes

name: henrique lopes

job: senior front-end developer

why clé?
if you have the passion to transform something as mundane as tile into functional art that inspires ideas and transforms spaces, i want to be a part of it!

quote you love?
"if you want to change your life and maybe the world , start off by making your bed!"

current tile crush?
zenith

jeff gummere

name: jeff gummere

job/role: CFO

why cle?
great products, great people, great company.

quote you love?
"the secret of getting ahead is getting started." - mark twain

current tile crush?
diamond twist.

joel carlson

name: joel carlson

job: sample associate

why cle?
a tile is just a piece of your floor or stacks in the samples department. in your head, it's part of a grid that can span your community to entire cities, a module that can be repeated infinitely.

quote you love?
"out on the tiles." - john bonham

current tile crush?
lagoa by coletivo muda.

jonathan safer

name: jonathan safer

job: junior sales representative

why cle?
i love clé because of the people i get to work with and how innovative the company is. from the design team to the marketing team, everyone aspires for greatness everyday!

quote you love?
"nothing has ever been accomplished in any walk of life without enthusiasm, without motivation, and without perseverance." - jimmy valvano

current tile crush?
checkmate.

name: kerri mullen

job: front end sales

why clé?
i love that we're able to offer tiles hand made by artists. it's such an amazing way to incorporate art into your home.

quote you love?
"beautiful things make people happy." - eva zeisel

current tile crush?
moon faze in charcoal / cassis / taro / white.

name: luca osburn

job: photographer and artist-in-residence

why clé?
color and variation and dogs.

quote you love?
"whenever i’m sad, i stop being sad and be awesome instead." - barney stinson

current tile crush?
ruan hoffmann cement tile ebb and flow.

margaret o'mahony

name: margaret o'mahony

job: materials manager

why clé?
because clé makes the world a more beautiful place.

quote you love?
"there is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in." - leonard cohen

current tile crush?
eastern earthenware has me swooning. every color has its own unique charm. and the variation and imperfections make installations look like works of art.

mary frigillana-jinks

name: mary frigillana-jinks

job: front end sales

why clé?
clé is native to the bay area, as am i. i love being part of a true "teamwork" environment, where everyone is passionate about providing a quality product that beautifies our surroundings one tile at a time.

quote you love?
"the meaning of life is to find your gift.  the purpose of life is to give it away." - pablo picasso

current tile crush?
anything timorous beasties!

mary perry-thistle

name: mary perry-thistle

job: purchasing agent

why clé?
the beautiful tile, working with creative, passionate people.

quote you love?
"the secret to living well and longer is:eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.” - confucius

current tile crush?
timorous beasties darwin zig zag moth blue.

mica santiago

name: mica santiago

job: senior program manager

why clé?
i love being part of such a creative company, focused on bringing beauty and artistry into the everyday. i’ve worked for large companies my entire professional career, and it’s refreshing to be in a place where my voice matters and i’m not just another cog in the wheel. plus, it’s especially inspiring to work for a boss babe ceo.

quote you love?
"my only wish is i die real" - drake

current tile crush?
eastern earthenware in ancestral iron

name: milo

job: office therapist

why clé?
everyone loves beautiful tiles, so the clé family is always busy. that means i'm always busy keeping everyone calm, cool and collected.

quote you love?
when you needed a hand, you found my paw.

current tile crush?
anything by ruan hoffman, or by luca osburn (my human)

pauline kerkhove sellin

name: pauline kerkhove sellin

job: junior product developer

why cle?
clé tile enables artistic expression with quality products to make any environment beautiful.

quote you love?
"happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own ACTIONS." - dalai lama

current tile crush?
belgian reproduction.

rodrigo funchal

name: rodrigo funchal

job: marketing associate

why clé?
clé's mission and goals are exactly what I align myself with. revolutionary tiles, revolutionary colleagues.

quote you love?
“today i will do what others won't, so tomorrow i can do what others can’t.” - jerry rice

current tile crush?
new west pattern one.

name: ronnie bone

job: supply chain shipping manager

why clé?
clé is truly a family. our ideas are encouraged, our personalities mesh perfectly, and it feels amazing when its obvious everyone really cares about their job.

quote you love?
"hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard.” - kevin durant

current tile crush?
hex clip - white (body) | federal blue (clip).

name: sally wroten

job: supply chain coordinator

why clé?
love working with awesome people in a company that is pushing the boundaries of tile.

quote you love?
"spice up your life" - the spice girls.

current tile crush?
tarnished silver zellige 2" x 6" in herringbone pattern.

name: sam miekley

job: sample associate

why clé?:
I wanted to work for a company that cares about the work it does and the employee's doing it more than it cares about itself.

quote:
"i don’t believe in pessimism. if something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will." - clint eastwood

current tile crush:
jacobson - erica tanov.

name: sam osburn

job: accounting

why clé?
why not?

quote you love?
"if i have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants." - isaac newton

current tile crush?
los feliz.

name: sarah lonsdale

job: creative director

why clé?
if you have the opportunity to work with deborah osburn, you don’t say no.

quote you love?
“go a little bit out of your depth. and when you don’t feel that your feet are quite touching the bottom, you’re just about in the right place to do something exciting.” - david bowie

current tile crush?
fornace brioni... coming soon

name: tatiana osadchuk

job: manager of executive accounts

why clé?
i love that one of our team's core values is gratitude! we are both encouraged and reminded to have moments of gratitude, even on the toughest of days, and it is an awesome reminder that helps put everything in perspective!

quote you love?
“life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.” - a naïs nin?

current tile crush?
timorous beasties and zellige!

name: tracey moyer

job: bookkeeper

why clé?
love the office, love the people.

quote you love?
"you know it's funny, the tomato never took on as a hand fruit." - george costanza

current tile crush?
boris aldridge pattern four.

name: wayne bone

job: director of operations

why clé?
we get to sell the best tile in the world while working with some of the coolest people in the world.

quote you love?
"if I don't see you before easter don't forget to hide the eggs." - alto nauert

current tile crush?
big al.