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About Face Designs
About Face Designs was established in 1998, by Bob Ricciardi an industry veteran and leader for over 30 years. Bob started his career in the giftware industry with Enesco Corporation, where he held several positions of increasing importance and responsibility leading to president of sales where he headed all of the company’s North American sales efforts. In 1997 Bob left Enesco to become company president of Ty, Inc. where he served briefly before leaving to start his own giftware company.
For over 10 years About Face Designs has become a benchmark in the industry for heartwarming giftware combining originality, creativity, high quality and exceptional value. The company markets a unique array of well-established product lines as well as many new categories each year. About Face Designs has come to be known in the industry as a leading designer and source for “sentiment driven” product perfect for special individuals, holidays or gift-giving occasions. There are currently over 1000 items available from
About Face Designs and the company traditionally introduces new product in January and June of each year. About Face Designs’ products are sold in thousands of specialty retail stores throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and South Africa. Corporate offices are located in Highland Park, Illinois and our state-of-the art warehousing facility is located in Paducah Kentucky.
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