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Marc Bridge

: At Present
Founder & CEO
Seattle 19
Marc Bridge is the Founder and CEO of At Present, a digital marketplace connecting independent jewelry designers with stylish women looking to discover unique jewelry. Prior to founding At Present, he was an investor in early stage consumer technology companies.

A native Seattleite, Marc was Vice President of Marketing at Ben Bridge Jeweler (a Berkshire Hathaway company), where he managed the company’s brand and oversaw communication for nearly 100 stores. He has deep experience in brand development, marketing, merchandising, ecommerce, operations, and finance. He also served as Vice Chair of the board of Jewelers of America, the industry’s national trade association, and sat on its Executive, Audit, and Ethical Initiatives Committees. Prior to joining Ben Bridge, Marc worked at Lane Powell, a large commercial law firm, and for Justice Mary Fairhurst of the Washington Supreme Court. Marc is fascinated by the history of consumer culture, political economy, and economic inequality. He earned his undergraduate degree magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Washington University in St. Louis, and went on to earn degrees from the London School of Economics and the University of Washington School of Law. Marc and his wife Julia live in Seattle with their son Asa and daughter Zoe. Marc loves to read books, magazines, and especially newspapers, and he takes enormous joy in skiing, taking long walks, and exploring urban areas.