Farooq Kathwari, president and CEO of Ethan Allen—the classic, American furniture giant known for it's traditional pieces with a gorgeous, modern twist—was the Maker Talk headliner in September. Kathwari chatted about his beginnings in Kashmir and his incredible journey to New York City. He discussed the constant reinvention and modernization of the Ethan Allen brand. What was quite fascinating about the retailer is that they are opening up a large number of stores in China, selling their American-made goods abroad. Watch his video, then click here for all Maker Talk info.