Annabel Vartanian is the daughter-in-law of the former CEO of Abercrombie & Fitch, Mike Jeffries, featured on Netflix’s White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch. She married Mike’s son, Andrew Jeffries back in 2013.
Get to know her better as this “Annabel Vartanian Bio” proceeds.
Meet Annabel Vartanian, [Mike Jeffries Son] Andrew Jeffries Spouse
Annabel Vartanian first met her future spouse Andrew Jeffries when she was just a child on Fishers Island, Southold, New York. The two then went on to reunite as adults while taking the ferry one weekend. So, fast-forward to years of dating, on September 21, 2013, Annabel and Andrew went on to tie the knot right on the place they first met each other — Fishers Island.
Recalling their wedding, Annabel shared, “I always wanted to get married on my front lawn with a big tent.” And luckily, her dream came true. Furthermore, the were multiple vendors at the ceremony who made a special effort to come to the island. Even special ferries were scheduled for them and their supplies, and a new entrance to the property was created by cutting an opening through a privet hedge.
After exchanging vows at St. John’s church, the duo followed the reception in the summer of Annabel’s parents. The newlyweds then took a wedding trip to Paris and the Maldives before returning to their normal life in NY.
Surprisingly, reports mentioned that Annabe and Andrew returned to their summer residence on Fishers Island on their wedding day.
Annabel Vartanian Age
Annabel Vartanian was born in October 1978. That made her 43 years of age in 2022.
She is two years older than her spouse Andrew Jeffries.
Annabel Vartanian Job
Annabel Vartanian is an Event Planner, who is all about Design and Coordination.”
For education, she went to Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College and received her degree in Drama and Dramatic/Theater Arts.
On the other hand, Annabel’s spouse Andrew is in the hospitality business. He has years of experience in branding, operations, sales, and marketing in the luxury sector.
As of 2022, he was working as a director of sales and marketing at The Mark for over 3 years. Prior to that, he took a job at the Melbourne Hotel Group for over 8 years.
Andrew has a master of management degree in hospitality, real estate, and finance. For his bachelor’s, he went to Claremont McKenna College from 1999 to 2003.
And for those of you wondering, no Andrew and Annabel do not appear on Netflix’s White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch. But on the other hand, Andrew’s father Mike’s the subject of the popular show.
Mike Jeffries married Andrew’s mother Susan Marie Isabel Hansen in April 1971 1971 in Miami, Florida. It was right around the time Mike started his hustles and by 1992 he was already the CEO of Abercrombie & Fitch. After taking over one of the biggest companies at the time, Mike then transformed the brand into what it was in its heyday — “exclusionary and very whitish.”
Speaking of Andrew’s mother, Susan worked as the director of public relations at a company in New York. She went to Carrollton Convent of the Sacred Heart in Coconut Grove, Fla, AZ, Marymount College in Tarrytown, N. Y., and Finch College and later, graduated from Boston University.
Did you know: Mike has been openly gay ever since 2006 and was in a long-term relationship with his partner Matthew as of 2022.
Is Annabel Vartanian On Instagram?
Yes, as of April 2022, find Annabel on Instagram @abeljeffries with 646 followers. Sadly, her account was kept private then.
However, you can explore her on Facebook at @annabel.vartanian. Most of her posts then featured art and designs.
Where Is Annabel Vartanian From?
Annabel hails from Fishers Island, Southold, New York.
But as of 2022, she resided in New York, NY.
Who Are Annabel Vartanian Parents?
Annabel was born to her parents, Paul D. Vartanian and Christabel Kelly.
Her father, Paul is a physician based in Far Hills, NJ, United States. He worked under his eponymous company and had around 6 total employees.
As for her mother Christabel, she worked as chief of protocol for former New Jersey governor Christine Todd Whitman. Also, thanks to Christabel’s connections, Annabel was able to realize her dream wedding.
According to Christabel, she calculated all the “logistical problems” at her daughter’s wedding and orchestrated the perfect wedding. Cocktail hour was held on one of the property’s few flat surfaces, while the checkered dance floor and reception tent were set up on top of the pool. Yes! “We couldn’t drain it. The great guys from Sperry Tents had to dive to get the poles in,” Christabel shared.
Talking about Annabel’s maternal grandparents, Eileen and Loyd G. Kelly, sadly, both of them have passed away.
Eileen Isom Kelly took her last breath peacefully in her home on February 28, 2021, at the age of 100! While her husband Loyd passed away peacefully in his Coral Gables home on June 27, 2013. He was 95 then.