1975Our 1st Warehouse - an unheated empty room at Baldwin Steel in Jersey City, NJ.
1976Eric Bershad, founder of Phillip Jeffries Ltd. when he first began importing grasscloth.
1976Susan Bershad, co-founder of our company as she and Eric setup the first showroom in Livingston, NJ.
1977A true Mom and Pop business, Eric and Susan Bershad along with Eric's Mom, Mildred Bershad Fuerstman worked at the first retail store in 1977.
1986Founder Eric Bershad, celebrating the 10th anniversary of his company, which was then called Wallpaper Imports. For those that don't remember, 1986 was all about mauve and grey!
1994In 1994, Eric took Jeffrey to his first tradeshow, Neocon in Chicago. Jeffrey was only 17 at the time but was already hooked on this industry.
2001Philip joins the family business, travelling near and far promoting Phillip Jeffries Ltd.
2003Jeffrey joins the family business. Now father and both sons join forces to take on the wallcovering world.
2005In 2005, Phillip Jeffries began its representation with two icons of the design industry, HOLLY HUNT and GEORGE CAMERON NASH. (pictured with Eric Bershad)
2007First feature editorial in Fairfield County Home highlighting Philip and Jeffrey Bershad together as the new generation of PJ Ltd.
2008Phillip Jeffries expands its NJ headquarters, doubling the space to over 20,000 sq. feet. The new headquarters houses a beautifully redesigned to-the-trade showroom, larger internal work space & expanded warehouse facility.
2009In the summer of 2009, Eric Bershad promoted his two sons, Philip to President and Jeffrey to CEO. Eric who is still active in the company remains Chairman of the Board.
2011PJ Ltd. NJ showroom gets a facelift! New products and new design tools make for a fabulous resource for NJ designers.
2011Rivets wins Interior Design's 2011 Best of Year Award
2012Aviator wins Interior Design's 2012 Best of Year Award
2012PJ Founder & Chairman Eric Bershad, CEO Jeffrey Bershad & President Philip Bershad are profiled for Veranda Magazine.