Karen Alweil Studio launched in 1993 with a vision to bring exceptional products to the retail market. Today, KAS represents companies nationally and has established solid relationships with the finest retailers worldwide. KAS has since broadened its product mix to include all forms of design and lifestyle related goods, including personal care, travel, music, tabletop, children’s, gifts, art and furniture. KAS has permanent showroom’s in the LA Mart and the AmericasMart in Atlanta and is open throughout the year. KAS participates in several major trade shows including NYNow, D&A, Coeur, The LA Mart and the Gift and Home Furnishings Market in Atlanta and is known in the industry for elaborate and standout design of its booths and showrooms. The Studio also provides consultation services in such areas as marketing, merchandising, product development and distribution.
Karen, a Los Angeles native, grew up in the Apparel and Lifestyle Industries. Karen worked for a well-regarded manufacturer’s representative for many years. As well as starting her own agency, she also launched Neal’s Yard Remedies in the US, was a co-owner of Twenty Gauge furniture, and started Sisters of Los Angeles (SoLA), a modern memorabilia brand in Los Angeles. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her son and husband.
Brand and Product Development
Merchandising and Styling Consulting