Your Success is Our Goal

Industry Professionals offering guidance and support along with continuing education for the luxury resale industry


Born out of a desire to create an ecosystem where anyone can learn how to start and succeed with a Luxury Resale Business, Quentin Caruana and Deanna Thompson decided to align with industry professionals to launch Marque Mentor.

Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned professional, our industry specific advisors are here to support at any step in your journey to success.

Founding Members

Quentin Caruana, Co-Founder

Quentin Caruana is the Founder and President of Marque Luxury. He oversees the global operations and manages wholesale partner relationships and the international procurement functions for the company. Prior to founding Marque, Quentin has run several companies in the Designer Resale and Finance businesses and was the CEO of a mortgage banking company which grossed over $100 Million in annual revenue with over 600 employees. Quentin earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from California State University, Long Beach in Real Estate, Finance and Investments and Quantitative Methods.

Deanna Thompson, Co-Founder

Deanna Thompson is the author of seven authentication books and the creator of Closet Full of Cash, the first and only blog dedicated to the luxury resale industry. Deanna speaks nationally at conferences on authentication and how to get into this industry. Deanna previously owned two successful luxury resale businesses and got her start as a trading assistant on eBay years ago. Her passion for education within the resale industry is what drives her and is currently the Head of Strategic Operations at Marque Luxury.

E-courses

Marque Mentor offers e-courses in luxury handbag authentication along with learning how to launch your own luxury resale business.

Live Selling

As a Mentor member, book time in any one of the Marque Luxury Re-Commerce Hubs to sell live on your social media platforms with our products!

Free Resources

Free downloads, exclusive content and industry insights for members in the PLP

Authentication Training

In person luxury handbag authentication training and business courses held in Irvine, California or at your location.