Established in 2005, House of Taylor Jewelry uniquely brings together an experienced management team of second generation jewelry industry professionals with powerhouse brands associated with world-renowned Dame Elizabeth Taylor and supermodel-turned-super mogul Kathy Ireland to form one of the most compelling jewelry-line companies in a $60 billion
industry. The company, through exclusive license agreements, designs, manufactures and markets jewelry under the premium brand names ElizabethTM, House of Taylor JewelryTM and Kathy Ireland JewelryTM Exclusively for House of Taylor Jewelry. By leveraging an unparalleled portfolio that includes two of the world’s top branding personalities, House of Taylor Jewelry is distinctively positioned in a lucrative and competitive marketplace that is highly fragmented.
House of Taylor Jewelry provides independent fine jewelry retailers worldwide with a branding vehicle to differentiate themselves from the competition. The company’s multi-brand offering includes exquisite collections priced from entry level to one-of-a-kind couture pieces.The company also provides retailers and the jewelry trade an uninterrupted supply of loose, solitaire and certified diamonds though its House of Taylor Jewelry Diamond Collection
House of Taylor Jewelry’s principal shareholders include entities owned by Dame Elizabeth Taylor and Kathy Ireland, and members of the Abramov family,
Exclusive Premium Brands
The ElizabethTMcollection features white and natural colored diamonds, sapphires and pearls and includes one-of-a-kind signature pieces. The design concepts, under the direction of Dame Elizabeth, incorporate international appeal and influences from her own personal collection. Positioned at the high end of House of Taylor Jewelry’s offering, price points range from $3,000 to more than $1 million. ElizabethTM is a powerful brand representing the woman most associated in the world with diamonds and jewelry. Long known for her love of fine jewelry, Dame Elizabeth’s personal collection is immortalized in her New York Times best selling book, “My Love Affair with Jewelry.” She has already achieved extraordinary success as a businesswoman with her best-selling fragrance line, White Diamonds, which is one of only two fragrances to remain in the top 10 for the last decade. A Hollywood icon having starred in more than fifty-five films, Dame Elizabeth is also world-renowned for her leadership in AIDS activism, including her founding role in the American Foundation for AIDS Research (AMfAR) and the establishment of The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF).
The House of Taylor JewelryTM collection is inspired by Dame Elizabeth and the loves of her life, her love of colored diamonds, her passion for pearls and her love affair with flowers and gemstones. The collection features white and colored diamonds in all shapes and sizes. In addition, rubies, sapphires, pearls, yellow gold and floral accents form the handprint of the collection. This line is positioned from the mid to high end market with price points ranging from $3,000 to $25,000.
Executive Vice President Monty Abramov, recognized for his innovative application of CAD technology to design the original boutique line of handbag necklaces, "Mirabelle 18K," is the Design Director for all of House of Taylor Jewelry's brands.
The Kathy Ireland JewelryTM Exclusively for House of Taylor Jewelry collection features colored stones including purple and green amethyst, blue and smoky topaz, pink, white and yellow quartz citrine and pink tourmaline. The brand is marketed through thematic concepts that align with designs from Kathy Ireland’s Personal Style Guides. This collection targets the broader market with more moderate price points ranging from $200 to $3,000.
Kathy Ireland is CEO and Chief Designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide (KIWW), a brand company that she built from the ground up. Today, KIWW is a billion dollar business annually at retail, as celebrated by Newsweek and Forbes. HFN named Kathy as one of the 50 most powerful people in fashion. And retail-industry consulting firm Kurt Salmon Associates ranked Kathy Ireland Worldwide as the fifth most recognized brand among women ages 18-49.
*House of Taylor Jewelry serves fine jewelry retailers worldwide with diverse jewelry creations marketed under the prestigious House of Taylor™ Jewelry brands.
The company is implementing a business model that involves manufacturing and marketing its own fine jewelry products under its Elizabeth™, House of Taylor Jewelry™, and Kathy Ireland Jewelry® brands, while leveraging the manufacturing resources, distribution and marketing infrastructures of some of the leading fine jewelry manufacturers in the world.
>>> Jewelers' Circular Keystone (JCK
) LAS VEGAS
Location: The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino booth 16119-LC
Date: 5/30/2008 – 6/3/2008
HOUSE OF TAYLOR JEWELRY
Pavilion: LUXURY COLLECTION Booth: 16119 Level: 2
*KATHY IRELAND JEWELRY / EXCLUSIVELY FOR HOUSE OF TAYLOR JEWELRY
>>>Show: LUXURY BY JCK
Location: The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino & The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino Salon 405
Date: 5/27/2008 – 5/29/2008
Estimated Market Cap
15,331,316.55 as of Feb 11, 2008
Outstanding Shares 46,459,000
Authorized Shares 2,001,000,000 (per Nevada SoS)>>>
House of Taylor Jewelry Inc.
9200 Sunset Blvd Suite 425
Los Angeles, CA 90069
CONTACT Info: Bob Rankin, CFO and COO
House of Taylor Jewelry
Investor Relations: Leigh Parrish/Erica Pettit
212-850-5651 / 212-850-5614
351 NORTH BEVERLY
BEVERLY HILLS, CA 90210