Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) October 17, 2014
Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Iconery.com Founder and CEO Einaras Gravrock as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2014 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California.
Goldman Sachs selected Gravrock as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event. Gravrock brings 10+ years of e-commerce leadership experience to his latest venture, Iconery.com. Alongside co-founders Ivka Adam and Jess Leroy, Gravrock is launching Iconery.com to disrupt the traditional e-commerce supply chain. Iconery.com uses cutting-edge technology and e-commerce distribution methods to bring the latest fine jewelry trends to market on-demand.
“I am humbled and honored to be included among this accomplished group of entrepreneurs,” said Gravrock. “It is inspiring to meet with and learn from leaders including Lloyd Blankfein, Michael Dell, Nicholas Negroponte and so many others.”
"We are honored to recognize Gravrock as one of the most intriguing entrepreneurs of 2014," said David Solomon, co-head of investment banking at Goldman Sachs. "This is the third year for the summit and our goal remains the same. We pair seasoned and emerging entrepreneurs – the builders and innovators – from a diverse set of industries to discuss how to make vital, enduring companies that reshape industries and boost the world's economies through innovation."
For more than 140 years, Goldman Sachs has been advising and financing entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their businesses. In addition to honoring 100 entrepreneurs, the summit consists of general sessions and clinics led by Goldman Sachs experts, seasoned entrepreneurs, academics and business leaders as well as resident scholars.
Iconery.com is redefining fine fashion jewelry online. Curated by a network of trend-forward “Icons,” Iconery.com offers the latest jewelry trends in precious metals and gemstones with a focus on design and quality. The innovative business model is centered around just-in-time manufacturing processes, and every piece is customized and produced locally in Los Angeles, California. Iconery.com’s pre-launch campaign begins November 2014 with full launch in 2015.