BENJAMIN MOORE NAMES NEW
DIRECTOR OF COLOR DESIGN
Benjamin Moore has appointed Doty
Horn as its new director of color and
design. Horn joins the company from J.
Josephson Inc., a New Jersey-based
manufacturer and distributor of contact
wall coverings. She previously worked
as the design markets manager for
Formica Corp. and with Armstrong
World Industries. Earlier in her career,
she owned and operated her own interior
design business and taught at the
Fashion Institute of Design and
Merchandising in Los Angeles.
The introduction of Point-of-Sale Tinting systems in the 1950s changed forever the way that decorative paints are sold. Prior to World War II and during the immediate post-war period, paints were supplied in a limited range of colors and retailers ha…