Owner and Creative Director, Jaci Foti-Lowe is a wife to furniture designer Andrew Lowe, mother of 8 year-old twin boys and a nearly 2 year old little girl and lives on 35 acre property in the Yarra Valley with her family, two dogs, five horses and as many beautiful things as her small farmhouse will allow. She makes the commute into Melbourne daily where she runs the business she launched there in May, 2003 often travelling to Sydney give her focus to the space that she opened there in 2007.
Hub, now in its 15th year, remains privately owned but is managed on a day to day basis by Jaci together with her fellow Director and good friend Nathan Bachli. Together with a team of over 40, they drive the vehicle that represents some of the world’s most respected furniture, lighting, flooring and design brands exclusively in the Australian market. With her professional background in architecture informing much of what she does, Jaci has influenced the design landscape, sourcing unique products and returning to Australia only the richest tapestry of quality on offer – honest, ethical and original content that is inherently beautiful is a calling card she is very proud of.
Death by Design: Disruption & Failure in the Design World
General Assembly & F*ck Up Nights are hosting an evening of flash talks with design masters who are challenging design conventions and causing trouble in the design world.