Her mother, who is also retired, was his design director.
After the war, he continued as Dunbar's design director but worked outside the company from his own office.
The other top executives, like the vice president for marketing and the design director, are women.
He became art director two years later and design director in 1989.
From 2005 to 2009, he served the organization as vice-president, design director, and board member.
Gradually, he went on to become a design director at Macromedia.
He was design director of major pattern companies, starting with Butterick in 1969.
In later life he became design director of the Eurostar trains.
Throughout his life, Morris continued as principal owner and design director, although the company changed names.
Indeed, when he started at Knopf in 1947 it was as assistant production manager and design director.