Below is our recent interview with Ren Elrod, Senior Sales Manager & Jewelry Specialist at VonRyan & Company:
Q: Could you provide our readers with a brief introduction to your company?
A: VonRyan & Company began during a crazy time for America, the 2020 Pandemic.
With everything going on and most companies having to close doors due to the pandemic, it was important to VonRyan, the CEO and Owner of VonRyan & Company to maintain balance with-in the business and act on the vision he had and the drive to execute on that idea, which has landed him the title of the first black jeweler from Nashville, Tn.
VonRyan Elrod or known to by his audience as VonRyan The Jeweler is a Master Jeweler, Gemologist and Jewelry Designer who operates out of his private showroom in Nashville, Tn with offices in Houston, Tx and San Francisco, Ca.
Like any artisan, VonRyan takes pride in his work as it is all designed by him and crafted by hand with the client in mind.
Working with integrity, honesty and educating, this has slowly but surely become the trademark with-in his company. You can tell this by the sustainable approach to their craftsmanship and sourcing materials and meticulous attention to the details in each piece.
Q: Any highlights on your recent announcement?
A: VonRyan & Company has recently partnered with TKWW to bring our collection of wedding rings and engagement bands to the forefront of the Nashville region, just in time for Valentines Day 2023 and beyond. Special Thanks to Ren, our Head of Wedding Sales for her assistance in this collaboration.
We love all of the local support from the Nashville community and local diamond dealers and jewelers, we appreciate all of the new clients and supporters who have subscribed.
Q: Can you give us more insights into your offering?
A: At VonRyan & Company we are offering a Valentine’s Day Deal that will be valid until the end of March. 15% off all wedding bands and engagement bands using The Wedding Wire or The Knot, you can also get 25% off with the purchase of any Wedding Jewelry directly on the website, with a couples special going on the VonRyan & Company gift card where if you Gift and Gift Card to a friend or partner, you will receive a gift card of equal amount. So if you buy a $500 Gift card and send it as a Gift, you’ll receive a $500 Gift card also.
We offer custom solutions for ring design, and GIA Certified Natural Diamonds and GIA Certified Synthetic/Lab Diamonds with our partnership with New York’s Gemological Institute of America.
We have an extensive selection of earrings, custom pendants, cuban links, and much more you can shop by visiting our website or calling and speaking to one of our jewelry specialists.
Q: What can we expect from your company in the next 6 months?
A: Within the next three months we plan on expanding our private showroom to the public and opening our doors for Nashville.
Within the next six months, we plan on opening a second showroom in Nashville, Tn to eventually bring our collection to each side of the city.
Q: What are your plans?
A: While in the process of preparing our doors to open to the public, in the meantime our plans are to do multiple VonRyan & Company pop-up shops throughout the Tennessee area and we are thinking about a pop-up in New York City.
Q: What is the best thing about your company that people might not know about?
A: The best thing about our company is that it is Black-Owned, housing some of the youngest jewelers in the industry and teaching the people how to shop, trade, and even invest in gold and precious gemstones, we have an exclusive “How to become a Jeweler” course that supplies the upcoming and aspiring jeweler the access to knowledge and tools all in one space, that was curated by our owner, who says he wished that he had and knew about years before becoming a VIP Celebrity Jeweler himself.