The Hahn Family is very know in the jewelry industry. Since 1901, gemstones and pearls have held captive the imagination of the Hahn family for over 120 years and spanning four generations. The 20th century saw their deep involvement further impact the coloured stone, diamond, and cultured pearl sector, providing unique stones to industry legends like Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Boucheron, and many others.
In 1997 the 4th generation of Hahns, Alexandre, Lawrence and Philip, collectively hold credentials in gemmology (DGemG, GG), goldsmith artisanship, BFA and BA in photography and business management, plus other accomplishments join the Hahn company.
Like Gerhard Han, Ace Jewelers is also a family owned and run business. Ace Jewelers’ founder and father of current CEO, Alon Ben Joseph, used to do business with Alexandre’s father. So, the relationship between the firms Gerhard Hahn and Ace is warm and runs deep.
And, the passion for gemstones, diamonds and pearls runs deep in both families and during this episode Alexandre Hahn shared the current trends of these ‘Gifts of Nature’.
Everyone that knows the contemporary Italian fine jewelry brand NANIS, knows the driving & creative force behind the brand: ravishing Laura Bicego. We also know that behind every strong woman, there is a strong man. Laura’s strong man is Piero Marangon, the CEO of NANIS Jewels. The magic duo behind this luxurious and colorful brand are life partners and co-founded NANIS Jewels back in 1995.
Where Laura is responsible for the designs and the creativity of the company, she also is unmistakably the face of the company too. As they are in such a symbiotic partnership, Piero takes care of everything else within NANIS Jewels. Where creativity is very important, craftsmanship & quality are equally important when manufacturing high-end handmade jewels. And, this is Piero’s responsibility.
Ace Jewelers is a family owned and run business, like NANIS Jewels. Ace Jewelers’ founder and father of current CEO used to do business with Laura’s father. So, the relationship between NANIS and Ace is warm and runs deep. We are very humbled that Laura has come on the show twice already:
And, although both our viewers and we would love to have her back on the show. We wanted to show the magic behind the designs: the craftmanship of NANIS. Piero is very humble and does not like to take the limelight, but it took us a few seasons of arm twisting to get him on the show. He sat down with Ace Jewelers’ Alon Ben Joseph and they took a deep dive into what makes NANIS so special.
Laura Bicego, the founder of Italian fine jewelry brand Nanis Italian Jewels, joined Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers on November 5th, 2020 during season one. You can watch episode S01E16 here.
There is hardly anyone in the jewelry industry that is so vibrant and full of life as Laura is. During the first session together Ace Jewelers’ Alon Ben Joseph and Laura had such great fun, this calls for a follow-up session. In this second season Laura will present the novelties her team and her created this year. It promises to be a fun episode again.
The Ace List – Live with Giorgio Re of Recarlo Jewelry – S02E09
At the end of 2020 Ace Jewelers became the sole and authorized dealers of premium fine jewelry brand Recarlo from Italy. We finished season one of The Ace List Live with the CEO of the family owned and run company: Paolo Re. You can re-watch the episode here: S01E23.
For this episode Paolo’s elder brother Giorgio Re, Head of Production, joined Ace Jewelers’ Alon Ben Joseph and discussed both the full process of design to production of the Recarlo jewels. As well as the novelties launched in 2021.
The Ace List – Live with Paolo Re of Recarlo Jewelry – S01E23
Paolo Re is the CEO of RECARLO, an Italian jewelry brand that is renowned out for its timeless diamond jewelry. Ace Jewelers is proud to have become their first retailers in the Netherlands. The session will be led by Alon Ben Joseph and our aim is to learn more about the charming brand and what makes them sparkle.
The Ace List – Live with Lelio & Giacomo Zoccai of Zoccai 1839 – S01E04
The brothers Lelio and Giacomo Zoccai, 5th generation of Italian manufacturer Zoccai Jewelry will have a vibrant session with Alon Ben Joseph of Ace Jewelers about what makes Zoccai stand out and produce such fine jewelry since 1839.