History

1930

 

founded by Willy Seiler as a jewellery and watch retail store
 

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1944

 

the company building is being destroyed in world war 2
 

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1946

 

rebuilding of the jewellery store with the integration of a new workshop
 

1960

 

handing over the jewellery store to daughter Ursula Weggenmann, born Seiler,
with her husband Albert Weggenmann
 

1988

 

son Michael Weggenmann, Goldsmith, Gemmologist, and Merchant joins the family business
 

1990

 

extension of the own jewellery manufacture with focus on fancy diamonds’
 

1990

   launch of the own collection at International tradeshows Baselworld,
Basel, Switzerland Inhorgenta,
Munich, Germany
JCK, Las Vegas, USA
Tokyo, Japan
 

2000

 

international celebrities like Pink, Gloria Estephan Muriel Hemingway
become Ambassadors of Michael Weggenmann Jewellery pieces
 

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2010

 

founding of German Finest’ with a joint participation at the luxury jewellery
trade showCouture’ in Las Vegas, USA
 

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2011

 

daughter Lisa Weggenmann, graduate in business management IHK and
Gemmologist, brings a fresh breeze into the company
 

2011

 

the ring stars in heaven’ from Michael Weggenmann voted as the best
ring design in the USA 2011 Michael Weggenmann is the first German
to achieve this Award
 

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2011

 

in the same year Michael Weggenmann achieves third place at the Jewellery Magazine Award‘ for Innovative design
 

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2012

 

second place at the Jewelers Choice Award’ in the category ‘Mixed Material’
 

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2013

 

winner of the Jewellery Magazine Award in the category luxury with
the 'Empire' ring
 

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2015

 

the ring Stars in heaven has been nominated as ‚excellent product design‘
for the German design Award 2015

 

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2015

 

winner of the 'International Jewellery Design Excellent Award'
2015 with the ring ‚Empire‘ the Award with the international
highest reputation 

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