Kenneth Cobonpue -  multi-awarded  furniture designer from Cebu graduated in New York at Pratt wiith highest honors. He has worked in Italy and Germany. His brand is known around the world for its unique designs, his roster of clients including Brad Pitt and royalty.

His awards include 5 Japan Good Design Awards, the grand prize at the Singapore International Design Competition, the Design for Asia Award of Hongkong, the American Society of Interior Design Top Pick selection and the French Coup de Coeur award.  Several of his designs appear in London and New York’s  International Design Yearbook . Phaidon’s book entitled "& FORK" underscores Kenneth's position as a leader of a new movement incorporating new technologies with craft. He has appeared on European television, countless international magazines and  newspapers around the world. Various Cobonpue designs have also appeared on TV and movies in shows such as Oceans 13 and CSI.

Kenneth reveals new work each year in design shows from Paris to New York. He also speaks regularly about Southeast Asian design all over the world. In 2007, he was recognized by TIME magazine.