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Christopher Designs Appoints Ann Kim Vice President, Sales – West Coast Region

She’s responsible for growing distribution and sales volume in her territory.

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(PRESS RELEASE) NEW YORK – Christopher Designs announces the appointment of Ann Kim to spearhead sales on the west coast. Kim, a proven industry veteran has worked for  Scott Kay, David Yurman, John Hardy, Ritani and Verragio. She has worked extensively with both independent jewelry retailers and large corporate retailers. In her new position with Christopher Designs, Kim will be responsible for growing distribution and sales volume in her territory.

“We are thrilled to be adding Ann to our sales force,” says Christopher Slowinski, President and CEO. “She has a stellar reputation among retailers and a proven track record. I’m certain that her experience will augment our sales force and help drive us to the next level on the west coast.”

“I’m thrilled to be working with Christopher Designs”, added Kim. “I have a passion for the industry and love the independent retail jewelry distribution channel. I am a firm believer that having the best relationships with your customers is the strongest foundation for success.  From my previous experience I understand and appreciate how Christopher Designs helps retailers differentiate and remain profitable in their diamond category.”

Kim’s experience also spans the retail and cosmetics industries, having worked for powerhouse brands such as Nordstrom and Bobbi Brown cosmetics (Estee Lauder Group), responsible for multi-millions of dollars in sales. She is a graduate of UC San Diego holding a duo-major, Bachelor of Science in Management Science and Psychology.

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