Herman Miller was a West Michigan businessman who helped his son-in-law buy the Michigan Star Furniture Company in 1923. Almost a century later, the name Herman Miller has become synonymous with modern furniture and legendary industrial design. Collaborating with outstanding designers like Alexander Girard, Isamu Noguchi, Robert Propst, and many other, Herman Miller is a recognized innovator in contemporary interior furnishing. Headquartered in Zeeland, Herman Miller places great importance on design, the environment, community service, and the health and well-being of its customers and employees.