David Yurman Inc. is a high-end American designer jewelry company founded by David Yurman with headquarters in New York City. This family-owned company is best known for jewelry and watch collections. Today the company has 18 boutiques in the USA and four boutiques across three international cities. Their first international store and Asia headquarters were opened in Hong Kong.
David Yurman was raised on Long Island, NY. His first designs and business moves referred to selling little sculptures in his high school cafeteria. Later on he started sculpting and became an apprentice under the tutelage of renowned sculptors Jacques Lipshitz and Theodore Rozack (he collaborated with Picasso and Modigliani). He also participated at the beatnik artist colony of Big-Sur where he was expressing his creativity.