John Florin is the Senior Exec Vice President of marketing and a principal at the Mundi Westport Group ( MWG ) based in Pine Brook, NJ. His father Richard Florin founded the company in 1969. John graduated from Washington University in St Louis and has been working at Westport since 1983. John is on the board of trustees of JVS, a non-denominational vocational service based in East Orange, NJ and is active in the Bass Foundation, a group dedicated to assisting people at risk in the urban communities of Essex County, NJ. John and his wife Robin have three children Ross ( 19 ), Kate (16 ) and Owen (14 ).
MWG is an industry leader in the manufacture and distribution of ladies and men’s accessories including wallets , belts and handbags . In addition to their proprietary brand Mundi, MWG is a licensee for designer labels Kenneth Cole, Timberland, Steve Madden, Jessica McClintock, Kooba and Andrew Marc. Their showroom at 183 Madison covers the breadth of their ladies and men’s multi classification lines.