SAN DIEGO, June 4, 2015—Coastal Brand Management, a national full-service business development company, specializing in brand and talent representation and licensing, announced today it has officially entered the luxury jewelry segment, signing the world’s leading diamond jewelry designer and manufacturer for representation. As part of the agreement, Coastal Brand Management will seek out top-tier partners on behalf of its client to create new growth opportunities.

The leading jewelry designer, manufacturer and wholesaler that retained Coastal Brand Management creates private label and branded jewelry around the world. Its 40 years of experience and deep knowledge of fashion, design, retailing and branding set the company apart from competition.

Coastal Brand Management brings decades of licensing, merchandising and strategic partnership expertise to the relationship. The company will focus on creating new partnership and branding opportunities with premier brands and talent across all segments of the market, including fine and costume jewelry.

“We see great potential and demand within the luxury jewelry segment,” said Paul Leonhardt, managing partner at Coastal Brand Management. “We are thrilled to be part of this exciting industry and are honored to have a partner that truly understands the importance of signature elements that distinguish a brand. We look forward to many successful branding and licensing collaborations.”

Coastal Brand Management will be seeking licensing opportunities on behalf of their clients at next week’s Licensing Expo, be held in Las Vegas, Nev., June 9 through June 11. Please contact Paul Leonhardt at for a meeting.

About Coastal Brand Management

Coastal Brand Management is a full-service business development company that works closely with luxury brands, celebrities and athletes. The company specializes in all forms of representation, licensing, strategic partnerships, product development, manufacturing, financing and marketing strategy. Founded by industry veterans Paul Leonhardt and Jed Ferdinand, Coastal Brand Management strategically aligns talent, brands, manufacturers and other partners for brand extension and growth opportunities. The company is headquartered in La Jolla, Calif. and New York, N.Y. For more information, visit