Robin

Robin Smith is a native of El Paso, Texas, and has been an Aspen transplant since 1998. She graduated from SMU in Dallas, and has worked in radio, local TV, on cruise ships, you name it! But she ultimately settled into the jewelry industry both in retail as well as advertising, marketing and promotions over 16 years ago. She and husband Kenny started Meridian Jewelers in October 2003 and along with the staff, travel throughout the United States and Europe to bring you the finest in Swiss and German Timepieces, in addition to unique and exceptional designer jewelry from all points of the globe. They have two beautiful sons, Dominic and Gavin, who are their most priceless treasures by far.
 

Michael

Michael was born and raised in Kansas City, Michael attended The University of Missouri, majoring in business with an emphasis in entrepreneurship. After a short time working in the insurance business, he quickly realized he wanted to pursue his passion for wristwatches and moved to Aspen to work for Meridian Jewelers. In between helping our customers shop for beautiful watches and jewelry, Michael actively updates the Meridian Instagram account with his favorite timepieces. In addition to attending formal training with all of our brands, he loves to extensively research the workings of the world’s finest watches. He is very active on the watch blogs and even created his own Instagram page.
 

Janice

Janice has been a member of the Meridian Jewelers team since 2007 and we feel truly blessed to have her. Her warm personality coupled with her professional attitude and enthusiasm for the business has earned her quite a loyal following over the years. A resident of the Aspen area for the past 28+ years, Janice loves the outdoors, is a tremendous skier, hiker, and biker and naturally, has a fabulous sense of humor! She has attended extensive watch trainings with Cartier, Rolex, IWC and Jaeger-LeCoultre and is always excited to learn more and share her knowledge with others.
 

Lori

Lori has been with Meridian Jewelers since the day we opened our doors. During her time here, Lori has participated in the Cartier Institut de Formation at la Haute Horlogerie-Switzerland, Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Class, A. Lange & Sohne Akademie in Glaushutte, as well as master training classes with IWC and Rolex. Lori holds a GIA degree as an accredited jewelry professional.

Additionally, she is a facilitator for Janet Atwood’s “The Passion Test”, associate and facilitator for Jinny Ditzler’s “Best Year Yet”, which have all escalated her success both at Meridian as well as her career as a life coach for young people. Lori’s knowledge, enthusiasm, attitude and credibility have made her an invaluable asset to our team.

 

Stacey

Stacey Stacey joined Meridian in 2012 as our Office Manager extraordinaire while also assisting our clients in sales. Raised in Northern Florida and Boulder, she moved to Aspen in 1996 after graduating from Colorado State University with a degree in journalism. Stacey worked as a public relations and marketing professional in the valley for many years at The Darnauer Group, Aspen Club and Spa and the Roaring Fork Club before becoming a mother of three children, Carter, Haley and Tyler. Ready to get back into the working world doing something fun and different, Meridian was the perfect fit. Stacey loves learning and working with all of the finest jewelry and watch designers from around the world. She loves traveling, skiing and golfing with her husband Eric, as well as watching their kids play sports, especially hockey, where she spends a lot of her time volunteering for Aspen Junior Hockey.

 

Kenny

Kenny grew up in East Brunswick, NJ, and has been an Aspen local since 1990. For over ten years he owned and operated Aspen Flyfishing Inc., and continues to instruct select clients on the Roaring Fork and Frying Pan Rivers. Kenny opened Meridian Jewelers in 1993 with his wife Robin, and since then has always strived to provide an outstanding collection of the finest jewelry and timepieces in an unpretentious, comfortable atmosphere. Kenny and Robin are blessed with two wonderful sons, Dominic and Gavin.