CEO of IG Design Group Americas, Inc.
Gideon Schlessinger grew up in Chicago and attended the University of Chicago for business school. He spent 20 years with GBC/ACCO Brands where he worked in every corner of that business, mostly in general management roles. Over the years he ran businesses in the three ring binder segment, school market, the mass market, and in film lamination. Gideon left ACCO to work in a privately owned company called RTC which specializes in building retail fixtures and merchandising products. After four years at RTC, he moved to Atlanta to take over as CEO of IG Design Group, Americas which acquired LANG in July of 2016. Since July, Gideon has been the acting CEO of both IG Design Group Americas and LANG. He has been happily married for 26 years and has three adult daughters. He is an avid fitness enthusiast.