• Steven brought the vision into reality, and Catalyst was born.

 • Catalyst held it's First Annual Jewelry Show in San Gabriel, CA - next to where the 4th Spanish Mission in America, San Gabriel Arcangel, was founded.

2011

 • Catalyst grew slowly as a side business for Steven, helping friends get engagement rings and wedding bands.

 • Catalyst held it's second annual Jewelry Show benefitting Gabriel "GoGo" from Kenya, an impoverished, high-risk child within the Compassion International Non-Profit Organization.

2012

2013

2014

2015

 • Catalyst opened their online store, as dedicated manufacturers were found to provide high-quality fashion jewelry.

 • Catalyst held it's third annual Jewelry show benefitting Center for Pacific Islanders & Asian Family.

     • Catalyst joined CPAF in their Annual Gala & Silent Auction Event at the historic Vibiana of Los Angeles - to help raise awareness & funds for at-risk women & children.

 • Catalyst helped fund Inheritance Magazine, a non-profit publication, by creating a print & digital advertisement campaign during their 2013 Holiday Season.

 • Catalyst reconnected with Radiance International's Non-Profit Organization, Justice Speaks, whose mission was to end modern day slavery. They desperately needed funds to keep their rescue shelter in Pattaya, Thailand open.

 • In Catalyst's first ever attempt to hold 4 fundraisers in 4 consecutive weeks, they raised thousands to help Non-Prpfit Organizations in need.

 • Catalyst joined Elysian Heights, a public inner-city school in Los Angeles, in raising funds for their education programs, by organizing an entire market bazaar on their campus during their annual talent show.

 • Catalyst pledged to give 10% of every online and engagement ring net sales to Justice Speaks.

 • Catalyst opened a booth for the month of September at the famous 626 Night market, where over 100,000 people patron!

 • For a second year in a row, Catalyst joined Elysian Heights, a public inner-city school in Los Angeles, in raising funds for their education programs, by organizing an entire market bazaar on their campus during their annual talent show.

 • Catalyst launched a brand new website, from the ground up, that seamlessly incorporates their online store, for further customer satisfaction and ease of shopping.

HISTORY

 • Catalyst Jewelry opened up their flagship boutique store in the heart of Los Angeles' newest and trendiest upscale fashion hubs!

 • Catalyst Jewelry pre-booked all 7 Night Market events for the year of 2016! 

     • The 7 events include all 626 Night Markets at Santa Anita Racetrack, and OC Night Market at Orange County's Fairgrounds.

 • Hundreds attended their Flagship Store Grand Opening at 620 S La Brea Avenue, and was even featured on The Huffington Post, in regards to National Small Business Week 2016 in conjunction with Goldman Sachs.

 • They began focusing efforts on their social media accounts to be a part of the ever-growing online presence, jewelry companies have - their efforts were met with a humbling 10,000 fans and followers. They used this opportunity to raise awareness on social justice issues and gemstone education, as oppose to just making sales.

     • They decided to coin themselves as the "Socially and Ethically Conscious Jewelry" providers.

2016

 • Catalyst Jewelry's flagship store continues to grow, bringing in over a hundred new locally, made-in-USA items, from Flores Lane candles, to Rosefield watches, to Ashkahn and AKR Greeting Cards, to Hadron Epoch stationery, to Soul Sunday essential oils, to beautiful genuine Gemstone Bookends, Agate Coasters and Soap/Ash Trays.

 • Catalyst Jewelry has pre-booked 6 popular Night Market events for the year of 2017! Come visit us at any or all of the events for unique show specials and products.

     • The 6 events include June (4th of July Weekend), July, and September (Labor Day Weekend) 626 Night Markets at Santa Anita Racetrack, and OC Night Market at Orange County's Fairgrounds.

 • Disney & Nike Model, Sarah Crowley, graciously modeled our jewelry during multiple national-level marketing photoshoots!

 • The store continues to increase the amount of workshops provided to the community, from candle making, calligraphy (being taught by the caliber of instructors like Betty Ling Calligraphy), jewelry making, and more!

2017

 • Catalyst Jewelry's flagship store continues to grow, renaming it from Gravity x Catalyst to Catalyst Boutique & Community, due to the growing number of local businesses we strive to support and collaborate with. 

 • Our boutique now provides the greater La Brea/Mid-Wilshire community with an even larger selection of local clothing brands, Made-in-USA sunglasses (Portland, Oregon to be exact), to even more beautiful genuine Gemstone Bookends, Agate Coasters and a dicverse selection of natural, rough Gemstone, Minerals & Crystal home goods and clusters!

 • Catalyst Jewelry has pre-booked ALL 7 popular Night Market events for the year of 2017! Come visit us at any or all of the events for unique show specials and products.

     • The 7 events include June (4th of July Weekend), July, and September (Labor Day Weekend) 626 Night Markets at Santa Anita Racetrack, and OC Night Market at Orange County's Fairgrounds.

 • Catalyst has gone international! We are fortunate enough to be blessed with the opportunity to have models wearing our jewelry in other countries.

2018