Diversified Spaces Welcomes Tom Franta as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Suring, WI — Diversified Spaces is excited to announce the addition of Tom Franta as vice president of sales and marketing. Franta will assume the role of National Sales and Marketing Manager Julie Ryno upon her retirement in January 2022, managing all aspects of the transactional side of the business.

“I have always admired Diversified for their quality, innovation and being one of the most respected furniture suppliers in the education industry,” said Franta. “I look forward to learning the Diversified way from industry legend Julie Ryno.”

Franta joins Diversified Spaces with extensive industry experience. Prior to joining the company, he worked in leadership roles at Jonti-Craft, Children’s Factory and Stevens Industries.

"I look forward to building on Diversified Spaces' excellent reputation, and responding to market trends and needs by helping introduce new furniture solutions," said Franta. 

About Diversified Spaces

Diversified Spaces does more than build educational furniture and casework. They create innovative spaces for schools and colleges to help educators inspire today’s learners. Whether a school needs a collaborative space for young scientists to experiment or an area for artists to create, Diversified Spaces has them covered. They also have the perfect combination of sizes, colors, finishes, and materials to give classrooms a fresh and modern look. The best part? All of their products are manufactured to tough SEFA standards. They also feature an earth-friendly, chemical-resistant UV finish—so schools know they’re getting top-quality furnishings when they choose Diversified Spaces.