RAPAPORT... Jewelry Television (JTV) signed veteran jewelry host Libby Floyd as an on-air shopping personality. Floyd brings more than 15 years of experience to the network, has contributed to USA Today as a jewelry expert, and worked at ShopNBC, USN and The Shopping Channel, according to her LinkedIn profile.
She earned the Accredited Jewelry Professional (AJP) designation from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) and graduated from the University of South Carolina where she received the Alumni of the Year Award in 2007 for her accomplishments in television.
“Each of our hosts has a unique background and personality, but they all have a passion for beautiful jewelry and building connections with people,” said Pat Bryant, the chief sales and marketing officer for JTV. “Libby will add a great sense of enthusiasm and knowledge to the mix. We’re all excited to welcome her to the team.”
JTV is privately-held company and broadcasts high-definition programs 24 hours a day to more than 80 million unique households in the U.S.