Company: Tai Ping
Location: Paris, France
Catherine Vergez started working for Tai Ping as a sales executive and quickly gained recognition for her skill set and knowledge. She was promoted to managing director seven years ago and has become an integral part of the company’s success. Tai Ping was established in 1956 in Hong Kong, and is one of the most famous brands worldwide for luxury carpets. It provides custom carpeting to hotels, yachts, casinos, offices, and restaurants, as well as other clients in more than 100 countries.
An expert in design, brand awareness, carpet manufacturing, and product promotion, Ms. Vergez is responsible for hiring, firing and managing the staff, developing the manufacturing company, creating strategic plans with the CEO, and promoting the company’s products in the EMEA region. During her tenure, Ms. Vergez has grown the brand awareness in Europe, and promoted the carpet as one of the masterpieces in the carpet industry.
Ms. Vergez is known for thinking differently and using that to develop Tai Ping. She helps the company address the business, promote the products, and present the product in a unique way. She provides excellent service to the interior design community and private customers, and builds lasting relationship with important industry players. Ms. Vergez attributes her success to her passion, dedication, hard work, and creativity. In the coming years, she intends to continue to grow with the company, and progress to a more senior position, hopefully at a global level.
Ms. Vergez earned a Master of Laws at the University of Paris Ouest Nanterre La Defense and a degree in Italian literature at the Universite Paris-Sorbonne.