John Crews

Director of Product Design, Premium Hard Surface

Shaw industries, Inc.

John Crews serves as Director of Product Design for COREtec and Anderson Tuftex, premiere Shaw Industries brands of innovative resilient and hardwood products. Crews previously served as the design manager of Shaw’s commercial brand Shaw Contract, leading its design team in creating product innovations for hospitality and multi-family markets while collaborating with the architecture and design community, sales, marketing, and manufacturing.

Crews has a proven track record of design innovation, having won numerous awards across multiple product platforms, including Best of NeoCon, IIDA/HD Design Expo, and HiP. He has excelled at anticipating trends  for the hospitality, corporate, and residential markets, and creating meaningful and impactful designs that continue to engage and evoke an emotional response from the end user.