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Estimated Revenue & Financials

  • Essense of Australia's estimated annual revenue is currently $58.1M per year.
  • Essense of Australia's estimated revenue per employee is $228,000

Employee Data

  • Essense of Australia has 255 Employees.
  • Essense of Australia grew their employee count by 16% last year.
  • Essense of Australia currently has 15 job openings.

Executive Contacts

Dana FairchildBusiness Development Training Manager
Nikki NoserOperations Manager
Matt BrownDirector Of Financial Operations
John ManichiaVice President Sales Operations
Lane TeelAssociate Director, Retail Operations
Carol MathewsSr. Manager, Sales Systems and Projects
Kelly AdamsBusiness Development Manager
Kathryn ThompsonDirector Of Talent And Organizational Development
Shana AbdullahDirector Of Client Services
Meg BuckleyVice President of Marketing

VIEW OPEN POSITIONS via Founded over 19 years ago in Western Australia, bridal fashion house, Essense Designs, has grown into a worldwide presence and industry leader within the wedding trade. Co-Owners and founders, Wayne and Martine Harris, began with the mission to exceed brides expectations through designing, manufacturing, and wholesaling to retailers gown collections with fashion-forward styling, superb fit, couture finishing, and extraordinary customer service. This holistic focus remains unaltered throughout the company's growth and success. This commitment to excellence has been recognized numerous times by the global bridal industry, with Essense Designs being awarded Best Bridal Manufacturer of the Year for their label, Essense of Australia, and Best Bridesmaid Manufacturer of the Year for Sorella Vita, in both 2016 and 2015. Also within the 2016 awards season, Essense Designs took home the distinction of "Best Bridal Collection" for their label, Stella York, making 2016 a company sweep of the three largest bridal industry awards. Essense Designs employs more than 200 people worldwide. Team members come from a variety of experience in the fashion industry and other key areas of expertise. The economically-stable bridal fashion industry paired with the unique company culture of Essense Designs, attracts exceptional talent which has helped create its ongoing growth. The company's Overland Park, KS, office in the greater Kansas City metro area, serves as the hub of northern-hemisphere business, while its office in Perth, WA, Australia, serves the southern hemisphere. In addition, the company has offices in the UK and Switzerland, as well as over 1,500 retailers worldwide. Essense of Australia, Stella York, Martina Liana, and Sorella Vita designs can be found in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. Press inquiries may email



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Essense of Australia News

09/03/2019 - Award-Winning Designers Essense of Australia, Stella York ...

?Kleinfeld Bridal is now carrying the internationally acclaimed bridal collections of Essense of Australia, Stella York and Martina Liana ...

09/08/2019 - The Knot teams with Kleinfeld for size inclusive NYFW bridal show

Designers including Pnina Tornai, Essense of Australia and Stella York will be included. Prior to the runway show, Kleinfeld and The Knot are ...

09/03/2019 - The Knot and Kleinfeld Bridal Host First-Ever Size-Inclusive ...

... from designers like Pnina Tornai, Essense of Australia and Stella York, all while furthering the movement of inclusivity within the industry.