The BRELLI is an eco-friendly umbrella brand founded in 2007. Their umbrellas are handmade in Thailand. The BRELLI’s transparent canopy provides protection from the sun (it provides 99 % UVA/UVB/UVC protection), rain and can withstand winds up to 40 mph. The energy produced from the harvested biogas will recoup more than 90 % of the energy used to create the Brelli. Pamela Zonsius, a fashion designer, is the president of the company. Frederic Zonsius, is CEO; he graduated from the College of Architecture, Cornell University in 1980. In 1986 he opened FZAD, an Architecture and Interior Design firm, with his partner Pamela Zonsius.