Oakland, Calif.-based Móz Designs announced the company is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Murray Sandford and Tripp Sandford, brothers, started the company in a metal shop named Móz in a barn in Berkeley, Calif., and still own it. In its current state, Móz Designs operates in a 30,000-square-foot facility producing architectural metal products shipped globally.
The company hosted an anniversary party and recognized individual employees in Berkeley. Ernie Ngo was recognized for 27 years at the company, Steve Jara and Linda Gutierrez for 20 years, and Heriberto Gutierrez, Jun Gasgonia, Luis Aguilar, Noe Colocho and Monica Woods for 15 or more years. More than one-third of Móz Designs’ employees have been at the company more than 10 years, and more than half more than five years, according to the company. Linda Gutierrez, director of sales and marketing at Móz Designs, said, “This speaks to what we stand for as a company along with the team’s commitment and dedication being pivitale to what Móz is today.”
Rob Taylor, of Nashville, Tenn.-based Genesco Inc., a longtime customer of Móz Designs, was guest of honor at the event.