Archivea & Co is an association of businesses which have been founded to serve brand owners worldwide. Each seperate business serves either North American or European or Asian markets.
Archivea® GmbH - LUCERNE, Switzerland- GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS
Jacques Nauer - (Zug) Jacques is an avid aviator and idea man. His work experience covers a wide swath of disciplines, From publishing to licensing to technology development to real estate. Jacques is a premier entrepreneur and investor. His ARS AG licensing business championed the MI Hummel brand to great success. He is the son of the founder of ARS edition one of Europe's leading publishers of children's books. Jacques is fluent in English, Swiss-German and French.
Richard Weedn - (Wyoming) Rick is a motorcyclist, car guy, and our product man. Rick was a pioneer in licensing business by adding a full in-house licensed product design team to his family's agency in 1985. Rick created the first private labeled stock film/photo agency for Ford Motor Company in 2012. Rick lives and breaths licensing, industrial design and channel development. He has training which includes private investigation and deep rights compliance work for major brands. He is fluent in English and pretends to speak Spanish, Italian and Japanese. He works out of Wyoming when stateside but travels extensively in Switzerland and the European Union as often as possible. His 2018 quest is the expansion of Archivea GmbH across Europe.
Philip Nauer - (Lucerne) Philip is a car guy, a technology guru, avid snowboarder and the glue that sticks us together operationally. He is a successful investor and world traveller. He brings with him his experience as a software systems analyst at Johnson & Johnson, CTO and many years in the licensing and real estate businesses. Philip is fluent in English, Swiss-German and French.
IN THE AMERICAS
ARCHIVEA® INC. - SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA
Archivea GmbH's independent Licensee for North and South America
Warren Crone CEO - Warren is a motorcyclist, musician and adventurer, Warren is the CEO and leader of Archivea in America. He is a technologist and brings with him years of digital pre-press, e-commerce and licensing experience. He's a big time web guru, seasoned negotiator and marketer/merchandiser.
Matt Hedrick CFO - Matt is our resident strategist, financial guro and the man responsible for keeping the vison on track. His experiencer is deeply rooted with major corporations like Mattel and Applause but also from 25 years of working with the ex Flavia licensing team.
Cory Steffen - Cory is a motorcyclist and waterman saving up for his Ford Raptor. Cory is simply one of the worlds best graphic designers and all around guy. He is still very active in our night shift as he is a senior design guru for our neighbors at Deckers Corporation. He is a founder and forever partner so will always be on our team.
Customer Service, Production, Printing and Logistics Team- We are proud to employ and contract a great team in and around Santa Barbara where we maintain our facility.
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN CLIENTS
FORD MOTOR COMPANY - STOCK LICENSING,PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
HARLEY DAVIDSON MUSEUM - PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
CHRIS CRAFT - PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
BOEING - PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
HONDA - PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
JOHN DEERE - PUBLISHING & E COMMERCE LICENSEE
FINE ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY CLIENTS
THE J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM - INTERNATIONAL AGENCY RIGHTS
NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY - PUBLISHING LICENSEE & AGENCY
THE FLAVIA BRAND - GLOBAL MANAGEMENT