Biography

Enjoy the details in the life of Harald Glööckler

1987

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER and his partner DIETER SCHROTH opened a fashion store on one of the elegant fashion boulevards in Stuttgart, the Eberhard Straße

1990

He created the name “POMPÖÖS“ (pompous) and had it protected as a trademark

1994

He celebrated his first haute couture show in the “New Castle“ in Stuttgart

1994

Launch of the first perfume “POMPÖÖS“

1994

Launch of the CD album “POMPÖÖS is my life“ from and with HARALD GLÖÖCKLER and Dieter Schroth

1995

“POMPÖÖS“ haute couture show in Stuttgart with stars like Gina Lollobrigida, Grace Bumbry and Chaka Khan

1996

Haute couture show in Stuttgart with Gina Lollobrigida, Chaka Khan and Bo Derek

1996

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER equipped the “Renitenz Theater“ in Stuttgart

1997

Gala show in the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hong Kong and six trend shows in the Convention Exhibition Center Hong Kong at the invitation of the “Interstoff Asia“, the largest textile fair in the Asia Pacific region

1997

Haute couture show in Stuttgart with Gina Lollobrigida, Helmut Berger and Amanda Lear

1997

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started painting

1997

The first license partners started to sell his accessories in more than 40 countries of the world

1998

Opening of his own gallery in Stuttgart to present his paintings

1998

The first vernissage for the exhibition of his paintings in Stuttgart

1999

February and August: Opening of the CPD, the largest fashion fair of the world in Düsseldorf on the occasion of the 50th anniversary with Gina Lollobrigida, Brigitte Nielsen and the Weather Girls

1999

Big fashion show on the longest catwalk of the world on the “Kurfürstendamm“ in Berlin with more than 100 000 spectators and with Gina Lollobrigida

1999

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER launched his prêt-à-porter collection on an area with more than 100 sqm at the Kaufhof in Stuttgart with Gina Lollobrigida

2000

Relocation of home and company to Berlin

2000

Haute couture show at the opera in Krakau – the European Capital of Culture

2000

Big fashion show on the longest catwalk of the world on the “Kurfürstendamm“ in Berlin with more than 100 000 spectators and with Brigitte Nielsen

2000

Fashion show in the Westin Grand Hotel in Berlin

2001

Fashion show in the InterContinental Hotel in Berlin

2001

Presentation of the fairytale-like biography “HARALD GLÖÖCKLER – Der Modeprinz“ (the prince of fashion) by Ines Veith

2001

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented a fashion show for the firm Lapp at the Hanover Trade Fair

2001

Haute couture show in the Badrutt’s Palace in St. Moritz with Gina Lollobrigida

2001

Haute couture show in the Adlon Hotel in December with Gina Lollobrigida and Brigitte Nielsen

2002

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER created 350 costumes for the Christmas revue of the “Friedrichstadt-Palast“ in Berlin – the largest revue theater in Europe

2003

Show in the Grand Hyatt Hotel and the InterContinental in Berlin

2004

Launch of sales on the TV home shopping channel HSE24, license partner HSE24 Munich

2004

Launch of the “POMPÖÖS“ prêt-à-porter collection

2004

Launch of the “POMPÖÖS“ jewelry collection

2004

Launch of the “POMPÖÖS“ lingerie collection

2005

Various fashion shows in Berlin

2005

Fashion show in the Jewish Museum in Berlin on the occasion of the “sensual Long Night“

2005

Vernissage in Stuttgart

2005

Launch of the first bed linens and home wear collection

2005

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER was appointed Ambassador of the “Deutsche Kinderhilfswerk“ (a German child welfare association) and patron of the “Kindernothilfefonds“ (an emergency fund for children)

2006

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER’s charity gala in the Ritz Carlton Hotel in favor of the Deutsche Kinderhilfswerk with Bonnie Tyler and Brigitte Nielsen

2006

Launch of the first men’s collection

2007

Launch of the perfume “With Love!“

2007

Launch of the first “POMPÖÖS“ prêt-à-porter shoe collection

2007

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started a cooperation with the firm Seltmann Weiden for a porcelain collection

2008

Own show on the TV home shopping channel QVC UK, license partner QVC in London, Great Britain

2008

Launch of the “POMPÖÖS“ jewelry collection at the „Baselworld“, license partner Pranda-Kroll, Bangkok

2008

“POMPÖÖS“ jewelry for sale in all shopping malls in Dubai, license partner Pranda-Kroll, Bangkok

2009

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started on the shopping channel “Shop Channel“ in Tokio, Japan

2009

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented six pages in the “Quelle“ catalogue

2009

Celebration of Germany’s most glamorous Christmas party with Bonnie Tyler and Nastassja Kinski

2009

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started a cooperation with Granada ITV

2009

Launch of the first “POMPÖÖS“ porcelain collection by Seltmann Weiden, license partner Seltmann Weiden

2010

Shooting of the reality show “HARALD GLÖÖCKLER – Prince of Fashion“ for the ITV Channel Living UK, London

2010

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented 18 pages in the “Klingel“ catalogue

2010

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER in the jury of the TV show “Let’s Dance“

2010

Cooperation with the firm Peter Jäckel for mobile phone accessories, license partner Peter Jäckel

2010

Presentation of the GLÖÖCKLER case collection for mobile phones by Peter Jäckel at the IFA in Berlin, license partner Peter Jäckel

2010

Presentation of the biography HARALD GLÖÖCKLER by Luebbe at the Frankfurt Book Fair

2010

Celebration of Germany’s most glamorous Christmas party with Brigitte Nielsen and the Weather Girls

2010

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started a cooperation with Madison Cosmetics

2010

Couture show in the Cafe de Paris in London

2011

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started on QVC Germany, license partner QVC Düsseldorf

2011

Cooperation with the company Armbrust-Ruf for jewelry collections

2011

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented his cosmetic collection “GLÖÖCKLER for Rival de Loop“ in more than 1500 Rossmann stores

2011

Opening of a show room and his own picture gallery on an area with more than 1400 sqm „Unter den Linden“ in Berlin with Brigitte Nielsen

2011

Sale of HARALD GLÖÖCKLER’s case collection in many countries, i. a. in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, United Kingdom, Japan

2011

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER designed a jewelry collection for the firm Lidl

2011

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER in the jury of the TV show “Let’s Dance“

2012

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER in the VOX docu “HARALD GLÖÖCKLER zieht um“ (is moving)

2012

Cooperation with the fashion chain “Bonprix“ in eleven countries (Germany, United Kingdom, Russia, Austria, Switzerland, France, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Sweden, Turkey

2012

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER published his new book “Jede Frau ist eine Prinzessin“, (each woman is a princess) edited by the Printsystem Medienverlag

2012

Exclusive wallcovering collection in cooperation with Marburg Tapeten, sold in 82 countries

2012

8-episode docutainment series “GLÖÖCKLER, Glanz & Gloria“ (glamour & glory), broadcast by VOX

2012

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER’s dog couture “GLÖÖCKLER by Karlie“, license partner Karlie

2012

Presentation of the furniture collection “GLÖÖCKLER HOME“

2012

PREMIERE: HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented his new Hollywood case collection for smarthphones at the IFA, license partner Peter Jäckel

2012

Creation of 20 chocolate candies “GLÖÖCKLER PRALINÖÖS“ – the chocolate candies were the glamorous highlight of the year, license partner Ludwig Schokolade, sold in selected supermarkets

2012

“Das ist der Rest von Ihrem Pelz!“ – HARALD GLÖÖCKLER presented PETA’s new anti-fur-motif

2012

Presentation of the GLÖÖCKLER-house “Petit Palais“ in the Hotel De Rome in Berlin

2012

“25 years of POMPÖÖS“ – HARALD GLÖÖCKLER’s anniversary, docu on VOX

2013

Doormats collection “The Floor Collection GLÖÖCKLER by Tepima“, license partner Tepima

2013

Spring/summer collection “GLÖÖCKLER presented by bonprix“, license partner bonprix, catalogue and online

2013

Personality docu “GLÖÖCKLER, Glanz & Gloria“ (glamour & glory) on VOX

2013

Presentation of the book “Billy King – mein Leben mit HARALD GLÖÖCKLER“ (Billy King – my life with HARALD GLÖÖCKLER)

2013

World premiere: “Mystyle“ – exquisite design floors with BAUHAUS, as testimonial, license partner BAUHAUS

2013

World premiere: HARALD GLÖÖCKLER and Ulla Popken presented their first joint collection “GLÖÖCKLER by Ulla Popken“, license partner Ulla Popken, sale of the collection in 300 Ulla Popken stores

2013

INTERBRIDE Düsseldorf: Presentation of the men’s fashion collection “GLÖÖCKLER by Masterhand“, license partner Wilhelmshavener Peine GmbH

2013

Panorama Berlin, fashion week Berlin: Presentation of the men’s fashion collection “GLÖÖCKLER by Masterhand“, license partner Wilhelmshavener Peine GmbH

2013

Premiere in Germany: HARALD GLÖÖCKLER and Liliput presented the first collection for babies and toddlers, “Princess for a day“, on THE LITTLE GALLERY Düsseldorf, license partner Liliput, sale of collection in the retail stores.

2013

Sensational sales launch of the new jewelry collection “GLÖÖCKLER by Bijou Brigitte“ in Germany and Austria, license partner Bijou Brigitte, sale of jewelry collection in 500 Bijou Brigitte stores

2014

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER – prominent guest of honor and costume designer at the “Holiday on Ice“ show, license partner Holiday on Ice

2014

Frankfurt Palmengarten: Presentation of the luxury Marburg wallpaper collection “GLÖÖCKLER DEUX“, license partner Marburg, sale of the wallpaper collection in 82 countries

2014

Heimtextil (home textiles fair) in Frankfurt: Presentation of “GLÖÖCKLER by KBT Bettwaren“, license partner KBT

2014

Light + Building in Frankfurt: Presentation of the first lamp collection “GLÖÖCKLER by EGLO“, license partner EGLO

2014

Opening of the first HARALD GLÖÖCKLER store in Berlin in cooperation with the HG Sales GmbH

2014

Opening of the HARALD GLÖÖCKLER outlet store in Keltern in cooperation with the HG Sales GmbH

2014

Presentation of the men’s fashion collection “GLÖÖCKLER exclusive for engbers“, license partner engbers, sale of the collection in all of the 300 engbers stores

2014

“Holiday on Ice“ – kick-off event for “PLATINUM“: Presentation of the costume collection for the show, license partner Holiday on Ice

2014

Flair de Parfum in Vienna: HARALD GLÖÖCKLER was awarded the perfume prize

2014

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER started a cooperation with the firm Obsession for a carpet collection: Start on 27th October 2014, license partner Obsession

2015

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER by Op Couture: Official start on 10th January 2015 at the opti fair Munich, license partner Op Couture, sale of collection in retail stores

2015

HARALD GLÖÖCKLER by Duni, napkins and table decoration: Official start on 27th January 2015, license partner Duni, sale of collection in retail stores