CEO, Lugano Diamonds
WHY: Runs Newport Beach go-to luxe jewel retailer.
RECENT: Lugano opened Grand Salon, HQ in 2005 in Newport Center. Has since opened salon in Aspen, Colo. and a location in Palm Beach, Fla. a year ago to support company’s showings at equestrian efforts.
NOTABLE: Serves as boards for American Film Institute, Segerstrom Center for the Arts and Lupus Research Alliance. Lugano Diamonds supports Mission Hospital Foundation, Friends of CASA for Children, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, United Way, and Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders.