Anthony grew up around the contract furniture industry so it was only natural that he would join the team. His role includes sales support and managing sample inventory. He will graduate from high school in the summer of 2023. He will attend the University of Texas Arlington majoring in Engineering. He will continue to work part-time through college and plans on interning with multiple of our manufacturer partners during his
Brittany has been the woman behind the scenes at Danika & Company for a couple of years, fostering her interests in furniture design and client care. Her graduation from Wade College this summer with a degree in Interior Design will be the first of many milestones in the contract furniture industry! Over the past few years, she’s been able to build on her passion for biophilia, furniture, and carpentry, successfully having her renderings melding the three displayed in many fairs and lobbies. In early 2023 she will expand her role at Danika & Company full-time, focusing on growing our contract dealer market and building relationships with the younger demographic of interior designers.
When she doesn’t have her head in the clouds, she loves spending time outdoors with her dog Lola, and feels that she’d be nothing without her family and close friends./
Josey Guevara is a Manufacturer Sales Rep with 7 years’ experience in the furniture and Design Industry. She started her career at a Haworth Furniture dealership in Lubbock, TX and discovered a passion for design she didn’t know could exist. She moved into the manufacturer side of the business after 3.5 years at the dealership.
Josey loves design because she believes that the Aesthetics we create and build for clients to enjoy contributes to the company’s success and overall joy felt by employees and customers alike. She loves that our industry is ever changing and evolving into better products and services. Josey is an active member in the community, participating in the Young Professionals of Lubbock and the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce. She also participates in the West Texas / Oklahoma chapter of IIDA.
Outside of work, Josey enjoys spending time with friends and family and her two dogs, Maverick and Jaxon. She was born and raised in West Texas, loves attending Concerts, watching movies, and traveling. Laughing is her favorite thing to do.
Kaiyla has been behind the scenes at Danika & Company since 2022 supporting the sales team. She graduates from The University of North Texas at Dallas in May 2023 with a bachelor's degree in Biology. This is the first big milestone since starting at Danika & Company.
When she isn’t working for the company, she is a college basketball player. Kayla loves her alone time and binge watching her favorite shows and movies.
Marla Teyolia is the Founder and CEO of Culture Shift Agency, a certified Minority and Woman-owned coaching and consulting firm, whose mission is to advance the holistic leadership development of Women of Color and their allies. In this capacity, she functions as a highly sought-after workplace strategist and transformational leadership coach who mentors high-achieving executives to lead from their most deeply held values while maximizing their potential to create inclusive and liberatory environments for individuals from under-represented groups. She is a seasoned practitioner with over 20 years of leadership development and group facilitation experience. She is a seasoned leader in diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, working diligently to support inclusive teams while facilitating understanding and healing across racial lines.
Nicole majored in Fashion Design but after her first job in fashion in 2012 she discovered her love for coding, and taught herself to build websites. She has been a full-time web and graphic designer since 2017.