Julio Marsella, Marner Jewelry (1946-1957).
Julio Marsella and Ralph Neri founded the Marner Jewelry Company in 1946, however, Neri left the company and Julio became the sole owner of the business. Julio’s organizational skills and talent expanded and made the company prosperous.
Markings included Jewels by Julio, Julio Marsella or Marner. They also created costume jewelry for well-known companies such as Hobe, Hattie Carnegie and Kramer.
The company ceased operations in 1957.