Paul Marciano was born in Morocco in 1952. He is a renowned fashion designer. The Moroccan-born American is also an investor, businessperson, and philanthropist. Mr. Paul Marciano, Guess Inc cofound, created black-and-white advertisements that have allowed him to win many Clio awards. He is a great helper to one of the largest worship center in Los Angeles.
Paul Marciano is from a Jewish community. When Paul was 15 years, he was involved in a motorcycle crash that left him crippled. Paul Marciano was in the wheelchair for around seven months before he fully recovered. He was no longer accepted into school because of the prolonged absence making it hard to finish his education. He later moved to Israel and used to live in a kibbutz.
Paul Marciano worked in his family clothing company known as Maurice Georges Armand (MGA). In the clothing company, Paul worked with Maurice, Georges, and Armand who were his brothers. Paul Marciano went to southern California in 1977 where he grew an attachment to the area. In 1981, the Maurice Georges Armand company was closed due to the political challenges in France. The Marciano brothers later started the renowned clothing company, Guess.
Marcianos grew their outlets and opened the Guess Jeans in 1981. Guess Jeans merged with Nakash Brothers in 1983 where it is sold 50% of its stake. In 1989, the California superior court ruled that the Nakash Brothers should compensate the Marcianos $66 million due to the breach of contract. Paul Marciano worked as the advertising and public relation head in the firm before he was promoted to the president and chief operating officer position in 1993. Maurice and Paul Marciano had close to 70% of the entity shares in 2004. Paul Marciano step down as the Guess CEO and became the Executive Chairman a post that he later resigned due to sexual harassment allegations.
Paul Marciano collaborated with Steve Tisch and World Wrestling Entertainment to back up the Hero Ventures in 2013. In 2013, Maurice and Paul Marciano Art Foundation paid for the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple. The Marcianos want to convert the former temple into a museum where they will be housing their collection. In 2014, Paul and Maurice Marciano gave some amount to the Israel Defense Forces to support their activities. Paul Marciano has four children from his two wives.
The famous denim brand has allowed the fashion icon to build his name in this field. Paul Marciano has online pages that use to communicate about his professional and personal life. He will use this platform to share the latest blogs about his family and projects. The Paul Marciano Youtube Channel has made it easy for people from any region to know about the great adventures in the life of this intelligent investor.