Managing a pawnshop has always felt like home to Ashley Gold. With her first loan at age seven and her first sale at eight, she was born – and raised — a pawnbroker.
Ashley attended Michigan State University’s Eli Broad School of Business. After earning a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from MSU, she then obtained her Certification in Diamonds from the Gemological Institute of America.
With her education behind her, Ashley managed the largest pawnshop and jewelry store in Michigan, at over 50,000 sq. ft. The excitement of the business attracted the interest of the media, especially the reality television industry. Many were excited about the prospects of showcasing the ins and outs of the life in the pawnshop. That excitement let to the creation of TRUtv’s most successful and highly rated show of all time, Hardcore Pawn.
Ashley Gold passionately follows the hottest trends in jewelry and fashion, a topic she frequently blogs or speaks about in the media. In addition, she never skips a beat interviewing the who’s who in Hollywood on her weekly radio show, Pawn Chick Radio. Ashley travels the world doing appearances, appraising items, and spends time helping clients through her social media consulting practice.
In 2015, Ashley Gold founded PawnChickShopping.com, and it quickly became the go-to place for the trendiest jewelry fashions from the hottest designers. Ashley has spent her entire career finding, evaluating and telling the world about the hottest jewelry and accessories that everyone wants to wear. Now those amazing bracelets, necklaces, earrings, bags and more are available at PawnChickShopping.com so everyone can select that perfect piece to add to their wardrobe!