11/20/2017 – IC2® chair named finalist for Best of Year 2017

Nightingale’s IC2® chair has been selected as a contract/task seating finalist in Interior Design’s 2017 Best of Year (BoY) awards. The BoY is the design industry’s premiere design awards program, celebrating the most significant work of the year and recognizing designers, architects, and manufacturers worldwide.

It’s an exciting time for Nightingale’s innovative design team—they’re honored to be selected out of thousands of nominees to potentially receive the most highly regarded awards program in the industry.

05/25/2017 to 05/25/2017 – Clerkenwell Design Week

Nightingale is proud to present at this years Clerkenwell Design Week in London. Design Week is self described as home to more creative businesses and architects per square mile than anywhere else on the planet, making it truly one of the most important design hubs in the world. To celebrate this rich and diverse community, Clerkenwell Design Week has created a showcase of leading UK and international brands and companies presented in a series of showroom events,  exhibitions and special installations that take place across the area. 

We can't wait to see you there!

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05/03/2017 to 05/05/2017 – Nightingale presenting at the HDexpo

Nightingale is proud to be represented at this years HD Expo in Las Vegas. The HD Expo is the premier trade show for the hospitality industry including, inspiration, illuminating exibits, accredited continuing educational training and engaging conference sessions.


06/12/2017 to 06/14/2017 – Nightingale attending NeoCon 2017

Nightingale is proud to announce that they will be attending the industries pinnacle show, Neocon 2017.  This show will be Nightingale’s forth year in their permanent 3,000 sq. ft. showroom on the 10th floor, suite 1078, of the Merchandise Mart.

Nightingale has been attending the show since its launch in 1969.

Nightingale will be connecting with friends peers and releasing exciting new models. “We are extremely proud of our Neocon showroom and look forward to another exciting event with record attendance” said Brad Armacost, EVP of US Operations. 

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01/03/2017 – Edward J. Breen Named President

Nightingale Corp. announces that Edward J. Breen has been named President.

Breen, 45, who joined Nightingale fifteen years ago, was Chief Operating Officer (COO), and was responsible for Nightingale’s sales, marketing, and production operations. In his new role, he will continue to manage those areas in addition to the company's design innovation lab, accredited testing facility and Nightingale University. 

"Edward has been a key player in making Nightingale a leader in the contract office seating industry,'' said Bill Breen, chairman and chief executive officer. "Under his guidance, we've significantly strengthened our brand and delivered 15 years of consecutive sales growth. He is an outstanding executive who has attracted many talented people to Nightingale and who will help lead this company to many more decades of profitable sales growth."

Breen holds an MBA from Dalhousie University and a Hons. BBA in Marketing from Wilfrid Laurier University.

With the launch of several new lounge and conference seating products, revamped digital and online presence, and a significant investment in Nightingale University – this year will be the most eventful and profitable yet.

Breen is recognized for his contribution to Nightingale and is thrilled in his new role.


11/09/2016 to 11/10/2016 – NeoCon East 2016

Now located in the City of Brotherly Love, NeoCon East continues to evolve as the premier design expo and conference for interiors on the East Coast.

Come visit Nightingale at NeoCon East, on November 9th and 10th. You will find us at booth #603, just inside the Hall E entrance. We will have a collection of our best-selling models along with our new and exciting executive line at our booth. Our energetic team is looking forward to welcoming our guests and industry peers at the this year’s exhibit.

Entering its 14th year NeoCon East continues to evolve as the premier design expo and conference for commercial interiors on the East Coast. This year's show will feature new partnerships with important regional design organizations as well as the best in products and services, ready to specify, across a spectrum of vertical markets including Workplace, Healthcare, Education, Public Space, Hospitality, Retail and Government.

10/25/2016 to 10/29/2016 – Nightingale To Exhibit at ORGATEC 2016

Nightingale Corp, an innovative ISO 9002 and 14001:2004 manufacturer of Contract Office Seating since 1928, today announced that it will be introducing two new chairs, the EC 3 Series, IC2 Series and the improved EXO, at Orgatec in Cologne, Germany, 

Nightingale will be displayed in Hall 08.1 Stand # C-071

Nightingale will respond to the necessities for the new work environment with innovative seating solutions for 2016. Nightingale's State of the Art Certified Testing Laboratory allows us to develop a high quality that exceeds world standards.

Nightingale will continue featuring our XO line and will continue growing in Europe, Africa and the Middle East markets. Especially Europe thank to our distribution center in Spain. Said Luis Garfias, International Sales Manager.

The main reason we have been successful, is because we just don’t say quality, I know lots of people do it, we stand behind it. Sais Ed Breen, Nightingale’s COO

Nightingale’s products meet or exceed ANSI / BIFMA Standards. Furthermore, all of our products are also certified under the more stringent Greenguard Children & School Standards.

08/16/2016 – Nightingale supports Urban Beehive Project

In an effort to support local communities with their environmental initiatives, Nightingale is sponsoring the largest Urban Beehive Project in Canada. A local task force comprised of community leaders, local architects and designers from Charlottetown will unveil this environmental initiative. This is the first beehive structure specifically designed to be placed in a public park, featured to protect honey bees as well as produce local honey. The giant beehive will be making a vibrant presence to local residents and businesses. The structure is the first of several that will house beehives as part of the Urban Beehive Project, created by architects Murray and Stojak. The bees will arrive next week. Locals are free to check the structures out, but the grand opening with both structures will be in mid-August. The honey made by the bees will be donated to the food bank and soup kitchen. “We are an agriculture based country, and as such we rely heavily on the wellbeing of bees as they pollinate our crops from Coast to Coast”, say Egon Szenttamasy, VP of Sales in Canada. Nightingale is proud to be an environmentally friendly manufacturer, and a sponsor and supporter of green initiatives across the globe.


08/15/2016 – Nightingale's full IDCEC CEU accreditation

Starting August 22nd 2016 Nightingale is pleased to announce full IDCEC CEU accreditation for the ‘Sitting Experience’ classroom presentation. The "Sitting Experience" takes participants far beyond the usual focus on outward posture, to the innermost design and functional operation of the human body. The Nightingale "Sitting Experience" also teaches the crucial qualifications required of a chair design that is nice to look at and ergonomical to sit in. Presenter for the ‘Sitting Experience’ is Mark Francis; Learning & Development Manager at Nightingale chair corporation. Mark comes to these presentations with over 20 years of experience in the seating industry. For more information or to register please email Mark Francis at mfrancis@nightingalechairs.com


06/13/2016 to 06/16/2016 – Nightingale Attending Neocon 2016

Nightingale announces that they will be attending Neocon 2016.  This show will be Nightingale’s third year in their permanent 3,000 sq. ft. showroom on the 10th floor, suite 1078, of the Merchandise Mart.  Nightingale has been attending the show since its launch in 1969.

“We are extremely proud of our Neocon showroom and look forward to another exciting event with record attendance” said Brad Armacost, EVP of US Operations.