Press release -
Gianluca Colonna leaves Rosenthal GmbH
Selb. At his own request, Gianluca Colonna will be resigning from his management mandate at Rosenthal GmbH on 29 February in order to devote himself to new professional challenges after ten years. As Managing Director, the 47-year-old was responsible for Marketing and Sales for the Selb-based porcelain manufacturer. For the time being, his duties will be filled internally until a successor is found.
“In all these years, it has been a great pleasure for me to work together with excellent colleagues and employees while playing a responsible role in shaping Rosenthal’s path towards a successful future,” says Gianluca Colonna. “I thank all my companions and wish them all the best for the challenges ahead.”
We wish Mr Colonna the best for his future and thank him for his work.
Rosenthal GmbH has been part of the Arcturus Group since 2009 and, with its brands Rosenthal, Rosenthal meets Versace, Hutschenreuther, Thomas and Arzberg, is one of the most modern porcelain manufacturers in the world. Founded in 1879, Rosenthal GmbH is located in Selb, Upper Franconia, and employs 800 staff members. Rosenthal manufactures high-quality porcelain, exclusive design objects and stylish accessories at two sites in Selb and Speichersdorf.
Rosenthal may have one of the longest traditions of Germany‘s companies, but is also one of the most modern. Just as we did when we were originally founded 140 years ago, Rosenthal develops products equally for discerning end customers and for exacting professional clients from the restaurant and hotel trade. Our products stand out with exceptional form, function, quality and craftsmanship and represent a cultural asset “made in Germany”, never ceasing to combine innovation and creativity. With its award-winning porcelain design, trendy lifestyle collections and modern, elegant classics, the Rosenthal brand raises the bar time and again for aesthetics and individuality.
Established figures from the worlds of architecture, design and art, but also the hottest newcomers and talents design avant-garde dinner table collections, foster a joy of giving and create sophisticated furnishings. The collections are manufactured in the Rosenthal porcelain factory in Selb and the “Thomas am Kulm” porcelain factory in Speichersdorf, which offer some of the porcelain industry‘s most advanced production facilities anywhere in the world and deliver sustainable manufacturing with careful use of resources thanks to the forward- looking investments that have been made.
New interior collections and accessories enrich the Rosenthal world by adding designer objects that go far beyond the limits of a conventional table setting and round off the huge product variety.