Headquarters: Medellín, Colombia
Activities: Swimwear, Beachwear, Accessories
Tribeca Investment: 2008
Fund: Tribeca Fund I
Passion for laid back luxury shapes the story of OndadeMar.
OndadeMar was founded in Colombia in 1999 as a luxury swimwear brand, and has expanded its product portfolio to satisfy a woman's complete need for luxury, resort lifestyle products. Over the years the company has set new fashion trends by designing apparel with a subtle Latin flair, carefully crafted to enhance a woman�s natural beauty. The design, distribution and manufacturing process has been customized to achieve high international quality standards therefore being recognized as an international market leader. The brand has been featured in the editorials and interior pages of the most in-style fashion magazines and our apparel can be found in top boutiques and venues around the world.
Vogue, Bazaar, In Style, Cosmopolitan and Marie Claire are only some of the prestigious magazines where OndadeMar has earned editorial features throughout the years. The company has had the privilege of appearing on the cover of the famed Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. Elle and Forbes have ranked OndadeMar as one of the top swimwear brands in the world. The most luxurious international hotels currently offer OndadeMar�s apparel; From Dubai to Bali and from Maui to Singapore. OndadeMar products can also be found in the finest USA department stores such as Barneys, Bloomingdale�s, and Saks Fifth Avenue. Our brand is often featured in Victoria�s Secret�s catalogs as well as in Le Bon March� in Paris, Harvey Nichols in London and Dubai, and Myer in Australia.
In 2006 Tribeca acquired OndadeMar. With the capital supplied by this acquisition, OndadeMar has expanded from a prime swimwear brand to a modern, multinational design firm, perfecting its already high standards as well as it�s commitment to luxury and sophistication and supplying the international market with a trend-setting fashion line for the entire resort lifestyle experience.
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