Theo Richardson, RBW

Founding Partner, Director of Development

Theo Richardson Biography

Theo Richardson is a designer and entrepreneur based in Brooklyn. He is best known as a founding partner and Director of Development at Rich Brilliant Willing - RBW. Rich Brilliant Willing designs and manufactures LED fixtures for workplace and hospitality environments “We believe in the power of light to create atmosphere.” RBW is emerging as the preferred choice in lighting for architects, designers and lighting experts in the US. RBW is a team of roughly 50 people and is a certified B-Corp.

His accolades with RBW include four time National Design Award Nominee via The Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, and was named among Forbes: 30 under 30 for Art & Design.

Richardson obtained his BFA with Honors from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2006.