Awards

2016

  • New England Board of Higher Education | 2016 Excellence Award for Business Contribution to Higher Education
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Child Mind Institute | Change Maker Award
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Race to Erase MS | Medal of Hope Award
  • 2015

  • Internet Retailer® 500 | Fastest Growing E-Tailer, ranked #279
  • L2 Digital Index, Best in Class, Periscope, Watches & Jewelry Category
  • L2 Digital IQ Index® | Watches & Jewelry Category, ranked #3
  • L2 Digital IQ Index® | Social Media: Specialty Retail Brands, ranked #11
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals | Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation
  • American Heart Association | Cor Vitae Award
  • PeaceLove Foundation | Partner of the Year
  • 2014

  • Inc. 500 | Top Rhode Island Companies, ranked #1
  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Retailers, ranked #3
  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Companies, ranked #53
  • Internet Retailer® | Hot 100, ranked #47
  • Internet Retailer® 500 | Fastest Growing Web Merchant, ranked #342
  • Internet Retailer® 500 | Social Media 500, ranked #83
  • International Trade Administration | President's "E" Award for U.S. Exporters
  • American Business Awards | Brand Experience of the Year, Silver Stevie Award
  • Retail TouchPoints | Store Operations Superstar Awards, Social/Mobile Strategies, Silver
  • Cause Marketing Forum | Cause Marketing Halo Award
  • StellaService | Excellence Rating in Customer Service
  • L2 Digital IQ Index® | Watches & Jewelry Category, ranked #3
  • Accessories Council ACE Awards | Specialty Retailer of the Year
  • National Association of Manufacturers | Honorary Member
  • Providence Business News | Fastest Growing Innovative Companies in Rhode Island
  • Providence Business News | Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, ranked #7
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Johnson & Wales University, Honorary Doctorate in
    Business Administration in Entrepreneurship
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Providence College, Honorary Doctorate in Humanities
  • Living Water International | Harry Westmoreland Award
  • Rhode Island Hospital | President’s Pursuit of Excellence Award (ALEX AND ANI Corporate Champion)
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute | Bridget Slotemaker Award
  • Cause Marketing Forum | Silver HALO Award, Best Business Model Integration, CHARITY BY DESIGN
  • Special Events Society | ESPIRIT Award
  • 2013

  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Companies, ranked #94
  • Inc. | Hire Power Awards, Rhode Island Division, ranked #1
  • Inc. | Hire Power Awards, Retail Companies Division, ranked #2
  • Providence Business News | Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, ranked #6
  • StellaService | Excellence Rating in Customer Service
  • Internet Retailer® 1000 | Fastest Growing Web Merchant, ranked #629
  • American Business Awards | Brand Experience of the Year, Bronze Stevie Award
  • L2 Digital IQ Index® | Watches & Jewelry Category, ranked #2
  • Jefferies Report | Visitor Growth, ranked #1, Twitter, ranked #50 and Facebook, ranked #85
  • 8th Bridge Social Commerce IQ™ | Top 10 Facebook Engagement and overall rank #81
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | University of Rhode Island, Honorary Doctorate in Business
  • Friends of Jaclyn | Philanthropic Vision Award
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Rhode Island Chapter | Partnership of the Year Award
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    2012

  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Retailers, ranked #13
  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Companies, ranked #246
  • Providence Business News | Fastest Growing Innovative Company
  • Providence Business News | Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, ranked #11
  • StellaService | Excellence Rating in Customer Service
  • L2 Digital IQ Index® | Watches & Jewelry Category, ranked #12
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Small Business Person of the Year
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Ernst & Young New England Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Providence Business News Women to Watch in Creative Services Honoree
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | YWCA Women of Achievement Honoree
  • Carolyn Rafaelian | Wild Women of South County Honoree
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    2011

  • Inc. 500 | America's Fastest Growing Companies, ranked #470
  • Providence Business News | Business Excellence Award for a Mid-sized Company
  • Providence Business News | Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, ranked #11
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    2010

  • Inc. 5000 | America's Fastest Growing Companies, ranked #1247