House of Taylor Jewelry, Inc. has appointed Pauline Schneider to the position of chief financial officer. Schneider will immediately begin her duties as the company prepares for an anticipated move to the NASDAQ Capital Market.
Schneider replaces Jack Brehm, who recently announced his retirement as CFO of the multi-brand jewelry manufacturing and marketing company whose principal shareholders include Elizabeth Taylor and Kathy Ireland. Brehm will remain available as a consultant to the company.
Schneider most recently served as vice president, finance for PRB Gas Transportation Inc., where she saw the company through early financing, an IPO, two acquisitions, and listing on the AMEX. Prior to that, she served as a financial officer for several companies including Navidec, Inc., Eagle Print Solutions and Visual Data Corp. She was also an independent consultant to various privately held companies where she provided accounting and business advisory services.
In addition to her business experience, Schneider is an active member of the community, having held positions with the Boca Raton Literacy Advisory Council, Community Associations Institute, Greyhound Pets of America, Capital Hill United Neighborhoods, Inc., and Colorado Greyhound Adoption.