Hi, everyone! We're excited to announce special pearl shows coming up on Jewelry Television, featuring renowned Pearl Expert, Mark Brown. See Mark Brown on Jewelry Television and log on to JTV.com Thursday, January 13, 2011 from 11pm to midnight with Sharon; Saturday, January 15 from 12noon-1pm with Nikki; Sunday, January 16 from 12midnight-1pm with Jennifer and again from 10pm to midnight with Sharon. The pearl shows will feature exquisite pearl jewelry and loose pearls sure to delight the most discriminating pearl collector, while keeping prices affordable, of course! Get to know Mark below, and learn how he's related to one of your favorite Jewelry Television Hosts! - Dana Sebby, JTV.com Community Manager
Mark Brown has an extensive career in the pearl industry that spans over 20 years, both in the United States and Asia. Mark is a familiar face in the home shopping industry and he has been associated with the JTV family for 15+ years. As a matter of fact, Mark is Tommy Brown’s brother, one of our favorite JTV gemstone hosts.
Mark has an incredible passion for pearls and specializes in Keshi, Biwa and Baroque pearls. He also loves the exotics like Scallop pearls, Natural pearls of all colors, Rainbow-lipped oyster pearls and American pearls, to name a few. Mark has worked closely with pearl farmers in Ago Bay Japan, which is where Mikimoto cultured the first Akoya pearl.
Mark’s passion for pearls is evident as he is always anxious to share his knowledge and enthusiasm, along with some amazing stories! Mark has been developing and designing pearl jewelry for literally tens of thousands of pearl collections. Mark's educational background combined with over 20 years experience in the pearl industry have given him an extensive knowledge of pearls. We know you'll enjoy Mark Brown as he cultivates your interest in pearls.
And now, the Brown Brothers...then and now.