Joseph is an award winning traditional English bridle leather briefcase maker, one of the few left in the world that still uses Old World Hand Methods and Authentic vegetable pit tanned English bridle leather from the Uk and USA to construct works-of-art. He is a Master Leather Craftsman that makes custom bespoke high-end leather briefcases and bags for his Celebrity and Professional clients around the world. He is known for his classic New York style of briefcase making and signature hardware. When you commission a bag from the house of Marcellino you are having a traditionally crafted leather artwork made for you. Joseph manufactures all his Made To Order and Bespoke leather goods individually in his Huntington Workshop.
You can meet Joseph at his Huntington workshop or have a Facetime call and plan a briefcase, Read about his Press here, Interact with him as he posts builds on his personal Facebook page, Watch him discuss and build his Leathergoods on Youtube, View interesting product photos on Instagram and Watch him discuss some of his Wild briefcase ideas on Billion Dollar Buyer.
Mr. Fertitta, the billionaire owner of Landry’s inc personally came down to Joseph’s workshop to evaluate his leathercraft goods for a retail partnership. After a lengthy negotiation process, first in Huntington, NY, then at the Golden Nugget Hotel in Atlantic City and finally at the Landry’s corporate headquarters in Houston Texas, Joseph was able to successfully negotiate a major deal with Landry’s to carry their leather goods at many of their hotels and resorts across the country.
The evaluation and negotiations were filmed on the business TV show from CNBC – Billion Dollar Buyer