Leonardo D’Almagro, Editor of Spanish InFluential and Jewelry Designer, Steps Out to Support to Venezuela!

Written By Leonardo D’Almagro

We see many people changing looks to support non profits and our Editor of Spanish InFluential and Jewelry Designer, Leonardo D’Almagro, steps out to support his country with a look and a message for love, peace and support to Venezuela.

Leonardo Word’s

Leonardo D’Almagro

Hello friends Yes I have pink hair!

Now that I have you attention I want to ask you for your help for my country sharing this message or you can google about the situation in Venezuela the most people share about what it’s happing there in my country Venezuela we can maybe make sure the international non profits organizations can support Venezuela.

Leonardo D'Almagro

Leonardo D’Almagro

Unfortunately the situation in Venezuela has reached such a critical level  people are dying because the don’t have food or medication, for example parents are taking their kids to see the pediatrician basically to be only check out but from that they can do anything else since doctors are not prescribing medication because they are not available. No vaccination are available.   OMG some people have been asked why they still having kids given the situation.

The situation is so difficult.  More than ever the government is attacking the most vulnerable part of society, that being our children. In the last two weeks, more than 30 kids under 12 years old have passed away because the actions of the government during the protests.

Leonardo D'Almagro

Leonardo D’Almagro

My pink hair is a sign to protest and catch your attention and increase awareness of the message that its important to support Venezuela.  Venezuela, for many many years received many immigrants with open arms please help us , without your support we can’t be free.  Share this message or google and share on your social-media accounts links where you can inform your friends about the situation in my country.  Thank you.

Leonardo D’Almagro Receives 2017 Best of Georgetown Award

Georgetown Award Program Honors the Achievement

We are elated to announce our Business Consultant and Jewelry Designer, Leonardo D’Almagro, has been selected for the 2017 Best of Georgetown Award in the Jewelry Designer category by the Georgetown Award Program.

Each year, the Georgetown Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Georgetown area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2017 Georgetown Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Georgetown Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Georgetown Award Program

The Georgetown Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Georgetown area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Georgetown Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.

Congratulations Leonardo this is OUTSTANDING NEWS!  We wish you continued success!

Leonardo D'Almagro

Leonardo D’Almagro

About Leonardo D’Almagro

Leonardo D’Almagro is a new face in the jewelry world, but he has hit the ground running.  He has already received several major accolades.

In 2016 he was the only U.S. Hispanic jewelry designer selected to present a line at Vicenzaoro and Vincenza Dubai. Held in Italy, they are the most important international jewelry trade shows in the world. His collection marked the first time that a Hispanic designer from the U.S. was invited to present a jewelry line at these prestigious events.

Leonardo did not skip Paris Fashion Week 2016 where his line was used to accessorize Binzario Couture.

The Miss Mexico Organization has chosen him as an official designer. His jewelry will be used by the official Miss Mexico and Mr. Mexico in all of their pageants at all international events. Miss Mexico, Ana Girault, who represented her country recently at Miss Universe very often, wears Leonardo’s designs.

Leonardo received recognition by the 2015-2016 Daytime Emmy Awards as a Fashion Editor for his contributions to “Superlatina with Gabriela Natale.” Many celebrities have accessorized their elegant styles with the Leonardo D’Almagro Jewelry Line. These well-known figures include the aforementioned Gabriela Natale, who wore his jewelry when she received her first Emmy.

Reality TV celebrities LeeAnne Locken and Tiffany Hendra from “The Real Housewives of Dallas” frequently wear Leonardo’s jewelry. Two other fans of Leonardo’s jewelry are American TV host Hillary Kennedy and celebrity fashion stylist and TV host Jeannette Chivvis.

Miss Venezuela International, Amal Nemer, wore his jewelry during the Miss International contest, where she won the title of Miss South America International 2016.

For more information about Leonardo and his stunning jewelry collection, visit his official website at www.leonardodalmagro.com.

Former Miss Universe Barbara Palacios Announces New Jewelry Collection with Designer Leonardo D’Almagro.

Barbara Palacios

Barbara Palacios

Former Miss Universe Barbara Palacios and Leonardo D’Almagro announce the debut of their jewelry collection,   Barbara Palacios Inspirations by Leonardo D’Almagro.

Bárbara Palacios, Miss Universe 1986, is an internationally acclaimed public figure with a stellar reputation. Her professional accomplishments and her commitment to the empowerment of women have earned her significant recognition and prestige in the Latino community of the United States and in Latin America.

Mrs. Palacios has developed an extensive career as a recognized spokesperson for a variety of companies in the television industry in the U.S. and abroad. She has hosted successful television shows, including the Latin Grammys for five years and Miss Venezuela for seven years. She has also been a vital part of Miss Universe, the Viña del Mar Festival, and Miss USA.

Mrs. Palacios was named one of the most powerful women in 2014, according to Spanish People magazine. Most recently, in 2016, she was honored by the United States Congress as one of the most influential and respected Latina women for her contribution to the promotion of Hispanic culture in the US.

As Inspirational author, Mrs. Palacios works continuously in her presentations and conferences for personal growth and development. She has taken her conferences to many countries, including Mexico, Spain, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Guatemala, United States and South Africa.

For her latest project, Barbara Palacios Inspirations, Mrs. Palacios is partnering with a relatively recent arrival on the jewelry design scene, Leonardo D’Almagro.

Mr. D’Almagro stated, “I am extraordinarily honored to be collaborating with Mrs. Palacios on this jewelry collection.” And D’Almagro has hit the floor running, having already received several major accolades.

For example, in 2016 he was the only Hispanic U.S. jewelry designer selected to present a line at Vicenzaoro and Vincenza Dubai. Held in Italy, they are the most important international jewelry trade shows in the world. His collection marked the first time that a Hispanic designer from the U.S. was invited to present a jewelry line at these prestigious events.

And Leonardo did not skip Paris Fashion Week: His line was used to accessorize Binzario Couture.

His brand is becoming increasingly well known; the Miss Mexico Organization has chosen him as an official designer. His jewelry will be used by the official Miss Mexico and Mr. Mexico in all of their pageants at all international events. Miss Mexico, Ana Girault, who represented her country recently at Miss Universe, very often wears Leonardo’s fabulous jewelry.

Leonardo is currently one of 18 semi-finalists–from thousands of submissions–competing to be one of the brands on HSN Project American Dreams. The winner will have his merchandise sold on HSN, the largest shopping network in the U.S.

In addition, Leonardo received recognition by the 2015-2016 Daytime Emmy Awards as a Fashion Editor for his contributions to “Superlatina with Gabriela Natale.”

Many celebrities have accessorized their elegant styles with the Leonardo D’Almagro Jewelry Line. These well-known figures include the aforementioned Gabriela Natale, who wore his jewelry when she received her first Emmy.

Reality TV celebrities LeeAnne Locken and Tiffany Hendra from “The Real Housewives of Dallas” frequently wear Leonardo’s jewelry. Two other fans of Leonardo’s jewelry are American TV host Hillary Kennedy and celebrity fashion stylist and TV host Jeannette Chivvis.

Miss Venezuela International, Amal Nemer, wore his jewelry during the Miss International contest, where she won the title of Miss South America International 2016.

Drawing on their complementary backgrounds, both Mrs. Palacios and Mr. D’Almagro are looking forward to a very successful collaboration on the Barbara Palacios Collection.

Mr. D’Almagro stated, “Words cannot express how honored I am to be selected by Miss Universe Barbara Palacios to be the designer for the Barbara Palacios Inspirations Jewelry Collection. As a Latino entrepreneur and Venezuelan, it’s one of the biggest honors I have had in my life.”

PR & Media Inquiries from Mexico: please contact StudioRM7.

Other Inquiries: please contact pr@leonardodalmagro.com.

Austin Texas Designer is Semifinalist on HSN’s National Competition, “Project American Dreams”

HSN’s national competition, Project American Dreams, is looking for the next big American consumer product created by Latinos.  Project American Dreams is a business competition that discovers, mentors and fast-tracks Latino entrepreneurs to launch their products on HSN.

Leonardo D’Almagro, an Austin, TX jewelry designer, is one of the 23 semifinalists selected by HSN (out of thousands of entries) to proceed to the finals.  All semifinalists will be mentored directly by Lili Gil Valletta (HSN Project American Dreams Partner & Mentor, Creator of Dreamers Ventures) & Bob Circosta (HSN American Dreams Partner & Mentor, Dreamers Ventures Partner).

It’s very important to thank HSN, USBank, and the mentors (Lilli Gil Valletta & Bob Circosta) for creating and supporting this opportunity for Latino entrepreneurs to be discovered and to receive mentoring to launch their products on HSN.

Leonardo D'Almagro

Leonardo D’Almagro

About Leonardo D’Almagro:

Leonardo D’Almagro was the only Hispanic U.S. jewelry designer selected in 2016 to present a jewelry line at Vicenzaoro in Italy; it was the first time ever that a Hispanic designer from the USA launched a new brand In Vicenzaoro.  Vicenzaoro and Vincenza Dubai are the most important international jewelry trade shows in the world.

Leonardo created his timeless jewelry line in using the best gems and material to provide high quality, handcrafted, feminine pieces.  Prior to the official launch of Leonardo’s jewelry line in February 2016, national TV host Gabriela Natale wore his jewelry to the ceremony where she received an Emmy award.  USA reality-TV celebrities, like LeeAnne Locken and Tiffany Hendra from “The Real Housewives of Dallas”, frequently wear Leonardo’s jewelry line… as do American TV host, Hillary Kennedy, and celebrity fashion stylist and TV host, Jeanette Chivvis.  The Leonardo D’Almagro jewelry line was presented during Paris Fashion Week as accessories for Binzario Couture.  Miss Venezuela International, Amal Nemer wore his jewelry during the Miss International contest, where she won the title of Miss South America International 2016.

CEO and designer, Leonardo D’Almagro, who hails from Venezuela, is also a fashion editor and contributed as a Harper’s Bazaar Style Ambassador.  He is based in Austin, Texas and speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish, and is frequently featured in fashion segments for national and international networks (TV Host-Producer) such as Univision, MSN.com USA Hispanic market, MSN Latino Latin American (LATAM), MSN Brazil, and Telemundo.  Leonardo is a member of the Fashion Group International and is certified by Jewelers of America as a Management Professional. Leonardo D’Almagro has been selected by The Miss Mexico Organization as one of their exclusive designers. Leonardo D’Almagro received recognition by the 2015-2016 Daytime Emmy Awards (The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences) as a Fashion Editor for his contributions to the TV show, “SuperLatina with Gaby Natale”.

PR & Media Inquiries from Mexico: please contact StudioRM7.

Other Inquiries: please contact pr@leonardodalmagro.com.

Miss México City 2016, Ana Giroult, Loves Leonardo D’Almagro’s Jewelry Line

Miss México City 2016, Ana Giroult

Miss México City 2016, Ana Giroult

Photography courtesy of Leonardo D’Almagro.

International Model Ana Giroult was crowned Miss Ciudad de Mexico (Miss Mexico City) 2016, and will be in the pageant for Miss Mexico World.  Ana Giroult, who is well known in the fashion world, has a bachelor’s degree in Communications and is also a great humanitarian; during her career and her participation in the Miss Ciudad De Mexico pageant she has worked diligently to promote her beloved city and country.

Miss Ciudad de Mexico, Ana Giroult, selected pieces from Leonardo D’Almagro’s jewelry line to complement her looks; she said, “I love his beautiful pieces; they have the perfect balance of being both fashionable and timeless”.

Leonardo D’Almagro and Binzario Couture Are Presenting Their Collections at Paris Fashion Week

Leonardo D’Almagro, after a successful international launch earlier this year and Binzario Couture, following their successful show at New York Fashion Week in February, are partnering together for Paris Fashion Week where Binzario Couture will show their “Sunset” collection, and Leonardo D’Almagro will accessorize their designs with his “Leonardo D’Almagro” jewelry collection. Both of these collections were styled for Paris Fashion Week by celebrity stylist Jeanette Chivvis www.chivvistyles.com

About Binzario Couture: www.binzario.com
With more than 25 years of combined experience in bridal and formal wear design, partners Luis Nazario and Andre Yabin joined together in Dallas to create Binzario Couture in 2007.

Launching its first evening gown line in 2015, Binzario Couture also offers wedding dress alterations for brides who have already found the wedding dress of their dreams, but wants to add a bit of their own style or would like to explore restyling a legacy wedding gown. The duo has earned numerous accolades from peers and media and have had the opportunity to design and style celebrities including Usher, Musical Artist Jennifer Lane, and Gospel Artist Tamela Mann.

About Leonardo D’Almagro: www.LeonardoDalmagro.com
Designer, CEO, and philanthropist, Leonardo D’Almagro hails from Venezuela and started his company in 2010 as a Fashion Business Consultant based in Austin, Texas, where he supports many nonprofit organizations.

Leonardo created his timeless jewelry line using the best gems and materials to provide high quality, handcrafted, feminine pieces. Prior to the official launch of Leonardo’s jewelry line, national TV host Gabriela Natale wore his jewelry to the ceremony where she received her Emmy award. Leonardo’s Jewelry line will be included in the largest jewelry show in the world, VICENZAORO in Vicenza – Italy.

Leonardo is also a Fashion Editor and contributed as a Harper’s Bazaar Style Ambassador. He is frequently featured (TV Host-Producer) in fashion segments for national and international networks such as Univision, MSN.com. USA Hispanic market, MSN.com Latino Latin American (LATAM), MSN.com Brazil and Telemundo. Leonardo is a member of the Fashion Group International and is certified by Jewelers of America as a Management Professional. Leonardo is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English and his influence and growth is seen around the world.

Credits

Producer: Leonardo D’Almagro
Jewelry Designer: Leonardo D’Almagro
Art Direction and Styling: Chivvistyles.com – Jeanette Chivvis
Asst. Styling: Ashli Vondara
Photography: Brandon Lyons
Asst Lighting: Addiel Guevara
Makeup & Hair Team: Mayra Janet, Kelli Wilson & Esteban Sosa
Models: Nicole Glenn, Melody Gee & Hailey Krieg
Fashion & Headwear Designers: Binzario Couture, Lucy Dang, Benson Roberts, Milli Starr & Erika Pinktipps
Create Service: What Taller Gráfico
Video by @Francisco Moreno – Creative Silence Studios

Leonardo D’Almagro Debut As International Designer ~ Introducing Jewelry Line Leonardo D’Almagro

Congratulations to our Fashion Editor Leonardo D’Almagro who makes his debut today as an international jewelry designer with his stunning collection, Leonardo D’Almagro.

Designer, CEO and philanthropist, Venezuelan Leonardo D’Almagro started his company in 2010 as a Fashion Business Consultant based in Austin, Texas, where he supports many nonprofit organizations.

Gabriella Natale

Gabriella Natale

Leonardo created his timeless jewelry line using the best gems and material to provide high quality, handcrafted, feminine pieces. Prior to the official launch of Leonardo’s jewelry line, national TV host Gabriela Natale wore his jewelry to the ceremony where she received her Emmy award. Leonardo’s Jewelry line will be part in the largest jewelry show in the world VICENZAORO in Vicenza – Italy.

Leonardo is also a Fashion Editor and contributed as a Harper’s Bazaar Style Ambassador. He is frequently featured in fashion segments for national and international networks (TV Host-Producer) such as Univision, MSN.com USA Hispanic market, MSN Latino Latin American (LATAM), MSN Brazil, Telemundo. Leonardo is a member of the Fashion Group International and is certified by Jewelers of America as a Management Professional. Leonardo is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English, and his influence and growth is seen around the world.

Visit behind the scenes of Leonardo D’Almagro Jewelry Collection.

 Visit the official website for Leonardo D’Almagro at www.leonardodalmagro.com.

A Retrospective of the Anniversary Covers of InFluential Magazine

As we celebrate our grand 4th Anniversary Issue, it’s appropriate to take a tour of our past three years and the American Graphic Design Award-Winning covers we presented you.

We hope you enjoy this retrospective. Visit www.influential-magazine.com to pursue all four years of the American Graphic Design Award-Winning InFluential Magazine.

Our 1st Anniversary cover model was styled by our fashion editor, Leonardo D’Almagro:

Our 1st Anniversary Celebrated in 2012

Our 1st Anniversary Celebrated in 2012

Our 2nd Anniversary cover featured Victoria Secret Super Model Alessandra Ambrosio and has been one of our more popular to date:

Our 2nd Anniversary Cover Featuring Victoria Secret Super Model Alessandra Ambrosio.

Our 2nd Anniversary Cover Featuring Victoria Secret Super Model Alessandra Ambrosio was celebrated in 2013.

Our 3rd Anniversary  was absolutely striking and was courtesy of Jorge Rivas.  We’ve been honored to have Mr. Rivas’ worked featured in several of our issues:

Our 3rd Anniversary Cover featuring the work of Jorge Rivas.

Our 3rd Anniversary Cover featuring the work of Jorge Rivas.

Let us know which is your favorite cover!

Cricket Wireless Presents Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull National Tour

Leonardo D'Almagro, Pitbull, Luis Taylor

Leonardo D’Almagro, Pitbull, Luis Taylor

Leonardo D’Almagro, TV Host and International Fashion Editor for InFluential Magazine supported as Social Media Ambassador for the Cricket Tour stop in Austin on Saturday, February 7.

Cricket Wireless presents Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull with Special Guest J Balvin … mantra of “Don’t Stop The Party” to heart, music’s hottest tour of the year.

This isn’t an ordinary concert; Cricket Wireless is bringing tons of great fun that you won’t want to miss.

Cricket Stage a separate set up at select tour stops,  where fans can get up and give their best rock star pose. Participants can share their images on their social channels via kiosks around the stage.

Did you catch the Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias concert in your city, or do you plan to? If so, we’d love to hear all about it! Also, check out Cricket Nation on Twitter and Facebook  to follow along with all of the fun on the tour!

Visit the official site for Leonardo D’Almagro here.