Lynne Diamante is a well-known fashion expert and CEO of OPTX, one of the country’s leading retailers of luxury eyewear. In addition, she is a former beauty pageant contestant and star of the Bravo reality series “Game of Crowns.” She is also a licensed attorney now applying her legal expertise to business at the helm of her company.
Showcasing designer collections from Cartier, Tom Ford, Tiffany, Gucci and dozens more, OPTX offers a stunning optical gallery of fashion forward frames and the latest styles in sunglasses. An advanced ophthalmology division enables OPTX to provide specialized care, including routine eye exams and advanced eye surgery utilizing the latest technologies. OPTX has become a favorite retailer among celebrities and is the official eyewear stylist for Miss Teen, Miss USA and Miss Universe. Diamante founded the company in 1998 and has grown it to be a renowned leader in the industry.
Diamante created and designed the blueLOVE brand of designer sunglasses, recently launched, now sold at OPTX and other retailers across the country. blueLOVE sunglasses are manufactured in Europe with the finest quality materials and expert construction.
On Bravo TV’s “Game of Crowns,” Diamante offered her insight, candor and wit to the winner-takes-all world of competitive beauty pageants as the show delved into the lives of a half-dozen pageant wives as they competed on the “Mrs.” beauty pageant circuit. Throughout her pageant career, Diamante has won titles including Miss Rhode Island USA, Miss National Teenager and over two dozen more.
Diamante earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication graduation with honors. She went on to receive a law degree from Southern New England School of Law (now University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth).
A car enthusiast, Diamante spends her free time both driving and modifying her cars. Diamante currently lives in suburban Rhode Island with her husband, Giulio and their 12-year-old daughter Giulia. Other than sunglasses and fashion, Lynne loves travel and adventure.