Why on earth podcast series
In the midst of great change, we pause to question, “Why on Earth?” Why we believe the human kind will always be wired for togetherness? Why is the view on sustainability not serious enough? Why are we betting on more connection between humans & nature? In this podcast series we explore big ideas around purpose and dissect a world of change through the lens of optimism. We’ll address your questions about design and how decisions made today will impact our tomorrow. Grab a beer. Share some cheer. Join us!
Getting cozy during the holiday season
Introduced 10 years ago, our Hopper has always been about bringing people together with the least amount of fuss. A concept that is always relevant, but especially during the holidays.
Togetherness since 1994
Friday the 13th 2019, stress levels peaked @ the Extremis headquarters. A secret committee of Extremis co-workers organized a surprise party for Dirk & Hilde, the founders of Extremis. They didn’t suspect anything, but we can assure you that our excitement went through the roof while secretly wrapping up the last preparations for the party. It was only when we blindfolded Dirk & Hilde that they started to realize that the ‘very important meeting’ in their calendar was just a trick…
Delicious beer & beautiful furniture
Poperinge, city of the good life. Also the city of hop farmers, who may have been responsible for the nickname of the inhabitants of this rural area: "the stubborn heads". The founder of design furniture company Extremis - Dirk Wynants - is one of those. That might explain why he feels so at home there.