The article, written by Jenny Johnson, discusses Alex and Ani’s rapid growth as well as Rafaelian’s other ventures - the purchase and renovation of Newport’s historic Belcourt Castle (renamed Belcourt of Newport), the launch of cafe chain, Teas and Javas, and acquisition of Sakonnet Vineyard (renamed Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard), transforming both her being and brand into an empire.
The piece also showcases her impact through Charity by Design, Alex and Ani’s philanthropic division. It stresses Rafaelian‘s belief in the power of positive energy and commitment to creating products that both empower and protect the wearer.
Want to get the full scoop? Be sure to pick up the late spring 2014 issue of Boston Common Magazine today!
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