About Us

Twist Modern was founded as a platform to share our passion for design and art.

We understand that your home is a reflection of your own, unique style. Our goal is to provide great design options that can be used to express your style with an innovative collection of furniture designs and components. Using interchangeable panels, fabrics and finishes, you are in charge and can create an artful centerpiece for your home or office.

At Twist Modern, we are your co-conspirator in creativity. It’s your piece, imagined and inspired by you.

Founders

Michael Cape

Michael’s passion for design, art and architecture has been his foundation for a career in marketing and design. After studying design at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, he established a graphic design studio specializing in fashion and retail.

Since then, he has held many leadership roles in marketing, store design, visual merchandising and creative for many Fortune 500 companies. Michael’s innovative work has been featured in Fortune, USA Today, Associated Press, CNN, Fox News, Wall Street Journal, BrandWeek, Advertising Age, Home Fashion News, Women’s Wear Daily and Entertainment Tonight.

  • In 2007, Michael was recognized with the Retail Luminary Award as one of the top 5 industry leaders in retail, Design:Retail Magazine
  • In 2006, Michael received the Markopolous Award is the industry leader in Store Design and Visual Merchandising, DDI Magazine
  • Michael has given key note addresses at GlobalShop in Las Vegas, EuroShop in Dusseldorf and The Design Collective Show in New York.

Shannon Cape

Shannon has been a Creative Director for luxury brands within the fashion and retail industries. Since studying design at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in San Francisco, Shannon has designed costumes for many theatrical productions. She was a successful fashion stylist for leading fashion houses as well as entertainers and touring groups.

Since then, Shannon led creative development of campaigns, photo shoots and design for leading luxury retailers. Her work for the Bergdorf Goodman web site launch was recognized by the New York Times as the best new luxury e-commerce site in the country.