Francesca Simons is a leading fine jewelry publicist with a proven track record of developing and promoting brand stories across digital, social and print media platforms. With a decade of experience in the industry, her passion for jewelry and its creators coupled with her extensive knowledge of the medium has solidified her reputation as a designer advocate and fine jewelry expert.
After years of leadership at top New York City jewelry public relations agencies Francesca created her eponymous company in 2016. Her ability to cultivate lasting relationships with her clients, as well as editors and stylists, has helped her growing company to flourish, while her role as its sole operator allows her to maintain an intimate, hands-on boutique feel centered on individualized client attention.
In an ever-changing media space, Francesca believes in the importance of crafting multi- platform narratives–encompassing everything from social media to celebrities to special projects and collaborations–that best communicate brand identity while increasing brand awareness. Her expertise allows designers to have their voices heard in a crowded market space.
Her current client portfolio includes Spinelli Kilcollin, VRAM, KatKim, Tomasz Donocik, Marla Aaron, Ashley Zhang, BabyGold and Bleecker & Prince. Special projects include, launching Ashley Zhang on Moda Operandi, launching KatKim in Bergdorf Goodman, Spinelli Kilcollin x Barton Perrerira collaboration, the Marla Aaron vending machine and more.
Born and raised in London and based in New York City, Francesca holds a BSc in international fashion marketing from the University of Manchester as well as her GIA in Diamond Grading.