Ramesh Venkataswami M.S. Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1994

President, Nomad Industries, Inc. East Brunswick, New Jersey

In a nut shell I get to travel the globe to source and manufacture blankets, decorative throws and Sheets Sets in the US, Canada & Europe.

I have worked in the apparel side of fashion industry for brands such as Berkshire Blanket and its retail partners in the U.S., Canada, and Europe; Perry Ellis (Menswear); and Tracy Reese (Contemporary Women’s wear).

My Life Experience in Nebraska:

I was very fortunate to be able to attend University of Nebraska, Lincoln to pursue my graduate schooling in Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design (formerly Clothing & Design). Dr. Kean was a great mentor to me while I was attending my graduate school in Nebraska. My Special thanks goes to professors Dr. Crews and Dr. Hillestead and everyone at the TCD department office for their valuable support during my stay in UNL. UNL gave me the foundation to go and do bigger things in life. I am very proud to say that I am a true cornhusker.

Personal Information:

Married to Jan Burnes, have two sons Jordan Ramesh (15 years) and Nikhil Ramesh (13 years)

Contact Email: Ramesh.jnr@gmail.com

Ramesh Venkataswami