CHANDLER, Ariz., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Origami Owl, a social selling brand best known for its unique line of customizable jewelry and flagship line Living Lockets™, has appointed Kevin Raulston to Chief Operating Officer and George Pisaruk to General Counsel. The two are part of a growing leadership team that reflects the company's remarkable growth over the past 18 months.
"Origami Owl has grown exponentially, so our goal is to build out an infrastructure that will ensure we manage this expansion effectively," said Darleen Santore, Chief Performance Officer at Origami Owl. "Kevin and George possess the knowledge and expertise to help us achieve this goal, and we are delighted to have them as part of the Origami Owl leadership team."
Kevin Raulston has more than 20 years of management experience in operations, supply chain, business development, marketing, and finance in both U.S. and international markets. Specializing in Direct Sales, Raulston has worked in start-ups, hyper-growth companies, established firms and organizations transitioning from family to venture-capital ownership. As the new COO, Raulston will be responsible for the brand's day-to-day operations management and provide strategic direction in enhancing the company's overall operations performance.
George Pisaruk brings more than 25 years of experience in law and business to his new position as the brand's General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Before joining Origami Owl, Pisaruk served as General Counsel for a number of public and private companies in industries ranging from medical devices and clinical research to software and encryption.
Since its founding in 2010 at a local mall kiosk by then 14-year-old Isabella Weems, Origami Owl has grown to serve customers in all 50 states through more than 25,000 Designers. Origami Owl's mission is to serve as a force for good, including a passionate commitment to inspiring and motivating women to make a difference in the lives of others.
Both Pisaruk and Raulston will be based in Origami Owl's Chandler, Ariz., headquarters.
About Origami Owl
Origami Owl Custom Jewelry (www.OrigamiOwl.com) is a social selling company with a unique twist – it was founded by a teenager! The company, which features a trend-setting line of customizable jewelry, was founded in 2010 by 14-year-old Isabella Weems, who had the goal of raising enough money to purchase a car for her 16th birthday. The Social Selling business model was adopted in January 2012, and today, less than two years later, Origami Owl has a team of thousands of Independent Consultants, called Designers, across the country who run their own Origami Owl businesses – and Isabella has a brand new car! To learn more about our products or for additional information about our fun and unique business opportunity, visit www.OrigamiOwl.com.
SOURCE Origami Owl