We already had the scoop on this, but here is the press release about ShopNBC (now ShopHQ) alum Lobby Floyd joining Jewelry Television.
Veteran Shopping Host, Libby Floyd, Joins Jewelry Television
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. Nov. 7, 2013 – Jewelry Television (JTV), one of the country’s largest retailers of fine jewelry and gemstones, announced that veteran jewelry host Libby Floyd has joined JTV as an on-air shopping host.
Floyd brings more than 15 years of hosting and jewelry experience to JTV. She holds the Accredited Jewelry Professional (AJP) designation, and has worked in the industry internationally. Floyd was recently featured in USA Today’s Best years magazine as a pearl expert.
“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, chief sales and marketing officer for Jewelry Television. “Libby will add a great sense of enthusiasm and knowledge to the mix. We’re all excited to welcome her to the team.”
Floyd graduated from the University of South Carolina where she received the Alumni of the Year Award in 2007 for her accomplishments in television.