Industry & People: July–August 2017

COMINGS AND GOINGS The RealReal, a San ­Francisco–based online retailer specializing in ­authenticated, consigned luxury items, said it has received $50 million in growth equity financing from private equity firm Great Hill Partners. This brings the company’s total funding to $173 million. Blue Nile has named Jason Goldberger, former chief digital officer and president of, as its new president and CEO, replacing ­Harvey Kanter, its CEO for five years. Kanter will remain company chairman. Cinthia Moniz (pictured) joined Luca + Danni in May as vice president of sales. She was formerly a vice president of sales at JewelPop and regional sales manager for Pandora. In addition, Chad Westleigh, formerly of Alex and Ani, is the brand’s new director of e-commerce, and Bob Grant, formerly of Swarovski, signed on as senior operations manager.    A group led by former D

This content is exclusive to JCK Pro subscribers. Subscribe now to access this and much more with discount code GOPRO21 for $199 for an entire year of access (reg. $249).


Already a JCK Pro? Log in

A JCK Pro subscription is your all-access pass to people and resources on the
cutting edge of the retail jewelry industry, from the industry authority you
know and trust

Learn about the Perks of JCK Pro

Log Out

Are you sure you want to log out?

CancelLog out