MTI loves the designers who visit our MTI house and experience our products. We are particularly thankful for those who take the time to really engage with our employees and presenters and who offer their input on products and trends. A special thanks to Kathleen and KTJ Design Co., who offered great insights and were great participants in every facet of the training. And a big thank you also for the amazing MTI feature on their great blog! We loved the photos and the enthusiasm as well as the designers! See blog.
Our new look! We are proud to unveil our new re-branding that reflects MTI’s progression in the luxury market. Shown is our new logo that reflects an art-infused sensibility. This re-branding launch includes a new graphic approach and we hope you will love the new Boutique Collection catalog. We have made slight changes to the model names of Boutique Tubs that are part of a series. See new Boutique Tub
With a legacy of creating extraordinary bath products for nearly 30 years, MTI has announced a rebranding that reflects the company’s progression in the luxury market. The new brand progression appeals to customers with an appreciation for high design, as well as showcasing the company’s continuing commitment to quality, service and customization. Read more about MTI’s new branding. See press release.
We loved the exciting BDNY show and our MTI booth that was designed as a tribute to the amazing city that is New York! Lots of accolades on our intricate etchings of iconic NY landmarks on tub, vanity and sink. An added bonus — the Matthew Quinn-designed Continuum was named Best of BDNY Finalist!
Thanks to Brizo Faucet for the fabulous faucetry and Palmer Industries for the edgy vanity legs that showcased the Continuum so well; The Furniture Guild for their new Winston Vanity that held the MTI Wymara sink; and Walker Zanger for the beautiful shower tile that enhanced the MTI shower base in our booth!
The Matthew Quinn-designed Continuum won a prestigious 2016 International Iconic Award, at the 4th Annual Iconic Awards Event in Munich. Top architects and product designers submitted their work for consideration in this prestigious awards event from the German Design Council and 23 countries were represented. The Iconic Awards was held in the amazing BMW Welt next to the BMW Museum in Munich and the award was accepted by MTI President Russell Adams on behalf of MTI Baths and Matthew Quinn Collections.
Outstanding innovative interior and product design are honored by the jury of the Iconic Awards. As an independent, international architecture and design competition, the Iconic Awards focus on the interplay between all the disciplines in the architecture, construction and real estate sector and the design and productive industries. Read press release.
MTI Baths recently announced the appointment of Randy Maner to Chief Financial Officer. Randy will be an integral part of the MTI team and make a significant contribution in setting the strategic direction for the future, including both organic and acquisition growth strategies. Maner brings over twenty-five years of institutional financial advisory experience, including twenty years in investment banking primarily with SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and four years as a CPA with Arthur Andersen. Maner also serves on the Board of Directors and head of the Finance Committee of La Amistad, a non-profit after-school tutoring and mentoring program for Latino students and their families in Atlanta that is successfully expanding to multiple neighborhoods throughout the city. In addition, he mentors early stage charity organizations in the LEAD Institute Program of Peachtree Presbyterian Church. In addition to managing the financial and administrative functions of MTI Baths, Maner also serves on MTI’s Executive Committee.
The Matthew Quinn-designed MTI Continuum received a coveted Best of Year Award from Interior Design Magazine.
The Cáscara freestanding tub and Vanity Sinks received prestigious 2015 Good Design™ awards from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. Entries are judged for design and innovation, sustainability, creativity and more.
Stream Bath® is an entirely new form of hydrotherapy, exclusively with MTI. Not a whirlpool or air bath. Whirlpools offer deep-tissue massage. Air baths provide a full-body massage from gentle to more vigorous. Stream Bath is neither, and it’s the gentlest of all. The calm, quiet and serenity of a forest stream. Now available on most Designer Collection drop-in soaking tubs and air baths. More about Stream Bath.
MTI Baths’ Juliet tub has been awarded Special mention in the Bath & Wellness category of the German Design Awards – one of the most highly respected international design competitions in the world. “It is a huge honor to win the prestigious German Design Award,” stated Russell Adams, MTI’s President and Chief of Design who worked in tandem with Audrey Newsome of Audrey Newsome Designs. “The Juliet tub was actually inspired by an antique bowl which evoked something striking and unexpected,” said Newsome. “It resulted in a visually dramatic tub that seamlessly combines fluidity and elegance with modern convenience.”
Pushing the Design Continuum. The new Matthew Quinn-designed MTI Continuum offers a sleek, sophisticated style that is certain to attract attraction. Its ingenious construction uses the countertop cut-out to form the bottom of the sink, creating an illusion of a seamless design that allows the striations of the counter material to visually flow ‘through’ the sink. This semi-recessed sink is a perfect example of re-imagining everyday objects. Matthew Quinn, renowned kitchen and bath designer, has designed several stunning products for MTI’s Boutique Collection.
MTI Baths announces the promotion of Matt Ceren to National Sales Manager/Rep Groups. In this new role Ceren’s responsibilities will include functional leadership over all representative groups and making sure MTI’s corporate message, strategy and goals are being implemented and delivered consistently in each market throughout the U.S.
Great article about freestanding tubs in the Jan/Feb issue of Inspired Home. Read this interesting interview with comments and insights from MTI’s own Michael Kornowa.
MTI Baths is honored to announce its win of a 2014 GOOD DESIGN™ Award for our Juliet bathtub. Founded in Chicago in 1950 by the The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, GOOD DESIGN remains the oldest and the world’s most recognized program for design excellence worldwide. Russell Adams, MTI President and Chief of Design, and Audrey Newsome, Audrey Newsome Designs are responsible for the graceful yet edgy design of the Juliet.
MTI’s Juliet was awarded a Bronze in the 2014 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) in the Bathrooms, Spa and Wellness Category. The IDEA Awards, presented by the Industrial Designers Society of America, are one of the most prestigious awards in the US, and highly regarded internationally.
2014 Boutique Collection Counter-Sinks catalog
See the new 2014 Boutique Collection Counter-Sink catalog, featuring MTI’s new line of stylish sinks that are fully integrated with counter tops. Their clean, seamless appearance enables them to integrate easily with the most elegant of bath designs. And they are completely customizable.
2014 Designer Collection catalog
See the new 2014 Designer Collection catalog, featuring MTI’s beautiful and durable tubs, shower bases and sinks built of Lucite® cross-linked cast acrylic. Print copies of the catalog are available now. Click here to request a catalog. New Designer Product spec sheets.
MTI is honored to receive the Manufacturer of the Year award – Medium Category in the Partnership Gwinnett 3rd Annual Movers & Makers Awards. Georgia’s largest local awards event honoring Manufacturing and Supply Chain companies, these awards are the County’s annual recognition of exceptional companies involved in the manufacture, processing, or distribution of tangible products.
“The fluid shape is as elegant as a wave.” We loved this description of the Juliet in the “The Best for the Bath” feature in the March issue of House Beautiful.
2013 Interior Design Best of Year awards
We are proud that our Juliet was named an honoree in the very respected Interior Design Best of Year awards. The Juliet design was inspired by the interesting shape of an antique candy bowl and the keen eye of designer Audrey Newsome.
CEO Kathy Adams and Juliet-designer Audrey Newsome attended the awards gala. “It was a grand event and a wonderful evening, and we hope to be there again next year!” reported Kathy.
See the in-depth article/interview with CEO Kathy Adams in the Strategies section of the well-respected Atlanta Business Chronicle. Discussing MTI’s growth and strategies for success, Kathy reiterated MTI’s focus on continual improvement and making customer service a number one priority.
2013 Boutique Collection catalog
See the new 2013 Boutique Collection catalog, featuring MTI’s design-savvy Engineered Solid-Surface bath products. Print copies of the catalog are available now. Click here to request a catalog.
25th Anniversary Employee Luncheon
Honoring our employees and our founder, JC Henry was a large part of our anniversary celebration. Vicki Henry Higgins (JC’s daughter) and several long-term employees shared memories from “the early days” of MTI at a luncheon celebration for employees and friends of M
Great remodeling information and several MTI tubs featured in AJC Homefinder.Read the article.
In our second quarter, we have introduced several new products. New Products Flyer-June 2013.
Nine ADEX Awards! MTI took home more ADEX awards for design excellence than any other manufacturer of bath fixtures, furniture and accessories. Four Platinum awards, three Gold and two Silver!
MTI’s Dori Adams Kallweit was quoted in the January/February 2013 issue of Hotel Business Design. See article discussing the increase in hotel bathroom upgrades that are currently being seen in hotels of all price ranges.
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In our second quarter, we have introduced thirteen new products. In response to customer requests, we have created several popular MTI tub styles in new sizes and we have added two barrier-free seated shower bases to our line. See new products
MTI is proud of recent recognition, having received 6 ADEX Awards for product excellence and being named one of Atlanta’s Top Workplaces by the Atlanta Journal Constitution in both 2011 and 2012!
MTI’s design-savvy Elise is featured in the December issue of Elle Decor. The Elise is installed in actress Hillary Swank’s Manhattan apartment. Read more.
MTI has announced that Mary Elizabeth Finkey has been named MTI Corporate Development Manager. Mary Elizabeth’s background of communications, sales and marketing, as well as her extensive MTI knowledge and experience make her the ideal MTI liaison to large corporate accounts and to key industry associations.
MTI receives 7 ADEX awards for design excellence in 2011. Design Journal bestowed seven ADEX awards on MTI products this year. Two Platinum, one Gold, and four Silver awards were awarded to MTI in four different product categories (Tubs, Sink, Shower Base and Bath Vanity). Read more.
MTI named Top Workplace for 2011 by Atlanta-Journal Constitution. More than 40,000 employees of 495 nominated companies were surveyed. MTI President Russell Adams credits much of MTI’s success to its outstanding group of employees. Employees cite a work environment conducive to communicating ideas and suggestions directly to mgmt.
MTI’s Design for all Generations information and products were featured in a comprehensive “Ageless Design” article written by Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub in The Miami Herald.
February was a busy month for MTI! Six new tubs, a new line of enclosures and a lavatory sink have been added to the product line.
MTI’s popular freestanding Elena, constructed of Engineered Solid-Surface and noted for its clean lines and elegant shape, is featured in the ‘What’s New’ section of Woman’s Day Remodeling & Makeovers.”
MTI BASICS® Walk-In Tub
MTI introduces a tub for those challenged by mobility factors. The MTI BASICS® Walk-In tub (MBWI5030) comes with standard features not even available on other makes, not to mention a host of thoughtful options. Available as a soaker, whirlpool or air bath.
MTI has recently received some great exposure in Better Homes & Gardens “Kitchen and Bath Ideas”, Spring/Summer issue.
Barrier-Free Shower Bases
MTI expands its line of products for Universal Design with its new Barrier-Free Shower Base. Made specifically for easy, seamless transfer from bathroom space to shower, the new barrier-free base is available in two sizes: MTSB-6032BF and MTSB-6036BF.
MTI BRINGS HOME FIVE 2010 ADEX AWARDS!
MTI, known for its innovative products, once again is proud to announce the achievement of five 2010 ADEX Award wins. The coveted Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX Awards) are bestowed annually and constitute the largest and most prestigious awards program for product design of furniture, fixtures and finishes marketed to the design trade. DESIGN JOURNAL, the international trade publication for interior designers, architects and facility managers, is the proud sponsor of the ADEX Awards.
MTI Leadership Team News
MTI has announced its appointment of Russell Adams as President. Previously, Russell was MTI’s Vice President, Business Development. He brings to his new position extensive experience and knowledge of the day-to-day operations and the industry as a whole. His product designs have garnered a number of product design awards over the last several years. Read more.
MTI has announced that Kathy Adams will continue her leadership role as CEO while relinquishing some of her daily duties to other members of the company’s executive team. Russell Adams has been named President, Ryan Whitinger is the new Chief Operations Officer and MaryBeth Barfield will now serve as Controller. These changes became effective January 1, 2010. Read more.
MTI Launches New Website
Welcome to our new home! Whether you are a new or returning visitor, we hope you will find our new website to be a valuable resource in your search for information, products or MTI dealer locations. Because our line of products and options is so expansive, and our customization capabilities so far-reaching, it can sometimes be daunting to gather all the information you need. We’ve tried very hard to make our new site more intuitive, informative and comprehensive. Easier to navigate. Easier to find products and information. Easier to access information from various places and in different ways.
We’d love to hear from you. You can use the “Contact Us” tab in the toolbar to tell us what you like, what you need and even what you don’t like. It is our desire and goal to make MTI’s website the best resource for products and information for both homeowners and trade professional alike. And of course, you can always call us with any questions at 800.783.8827. A “live” person will actually answer the phone, and we’ll be happy to assist you in any way we can.
New! Handcrafted Bath Furniture from MTI.
Bath furniture from MTI is beautifully handcrafted to complement the striking designs and high quality of MTI sinks and tubs.
Two Dynamic Forces Join to Create an Exciting New Collection of Luxury Baths and Sinks.
Matthew Quinn, one of the nations leading designers in the luxury
kitchen and bath design industry and MTI, a high-end kitchen and bath manufacturer famed for its innovation and endless customization options, announce their new design partnership. Read more.