Park Promenade Jewelers
Founded : 1970
Activities : Retail diamonds, gold, precious and semi-precious jewelry
Parent Company : Finlay Enterprises
Stockists : 35 locations
Origin : 152 S. Park Ave.
Winter Park, FL
Park Promenade Jewelers, a mainstay on Park Avenue for more than 30 years, is a regional specialty retailer of fine jewelry offering a selection of merchandise in the following categories: diamonds, gold, precious and semi-precious jewelry and watches was once a part of Carlyle & Company prior to the acquisition by Finlay Enterprises.
Carlyle & Co. was a high-end jewelry retailer with nearly 35 stores operating under the names Carlyle & Co., JE Caldwell & Co., and Park Promenade Jewelers in 10 states, mostly in the Southeast and Florida. Founded in 1922, the chain is run by brothers and co-CEOs, John and Russell Cohen. Carlyle & Co. was acquired in 2005 by Finlay Enterprises, the largest operator of licensed fine jewelry departments in department stores across the US now a subsidiary of Grand Metropolitan.
Finlay Fine Jewelers, America’s Finest Jewelers and it’s brands have conducted almost $50 billion in jewelry sales with some of the leading retail partners in the world since 1832. Finlay Enterprises Incorporated’s principal activities are the retailing of fine jewelry products and operating leased fine jewelry department stores throughout the United States and France.
The Group operates under many brands in addition to Finlay Fine Jewelers (1832) including Shifrin-Willens (1926), Merksamers (1979), and Jay B. Rudolph (1967).