About Educational Coins
Educational Coin Company is the world’s largest wholesale dealer of genuine, low-cost numismatic items—ancient, medieval, historical and modern.
Since 1960, we have been in the business of supplying marketers and resellers of all kinds, large and small alike, with a huge variety of loose, collated and creatively packaged numismatic items, in a wide price range, designed to attract, inform and delight the casual and sophisticated collector alike.
We are always seeking and buying new things. Our orders typically vary from single pieces up to millions. We specialize in supplying world material, and we are experts in shipping them worldwide. In 2012 alone, our shipping and logistics staff delivered orders to customers in 67 countries.
We enjoy a loyal customer base. Our reputation for quality, value, reliability, accuracy, and a very high level of friendly, personal service goes back more than 50 years. Our experienced team of 15 professionals works hard to maintain that loyalty and our strong reputation. We believe that our customers are nothing less than our valued business partners. Your success is necessary for our success. Our smallest customers are just as important our largest ones.
We invite you to browse through our website, and/or Contact Us to inquire about the many ways we can help increase your business, including our very successful drop-shipping services. As always, all of our offerings are guaranteed unconditionally to meet your satisfaction and that of your customers.
Who We Are
David Laties (owner) has been in the numismatics business for 50 years. A native of Peabody, Massachusetts, he has traveled extensively around the world to acquire an unparalleled collection of coins and banknotes. He is a longtime member of the International Banknote Society and the American Numismatic Association.
John Aiello (owner). He is the author of the book World Paper Money: Collectors Guide and Catalogue. John has been a patron and fellow of the American Numismatic Society since 1961 and is a longtime member of the American Numismatic Association. John’s personal collection of Roman Egyptian coins assembled over many years is well known and noted in many numismatic books and articles. As a member of the local school board, John developed using coins and banknotes as a broad world of knowledge. In his spare time, John teaches a course in Virtue and Vice in Florida’s State prison system.
Robin Danziger (VP, director of sales & marketing) is a member of the American Numismatic Association. He handles marketing, special promotions, bulk sales, and special projects for ECC.
In her 20+ years with the company, Diana Miller (general manager) has been to Japan, China, Switzerland, and Germany, where she is a familiar face at the World Money Fair in Berlin. She is a member of the American Numismatic Association.
Greg Olear (creative director) is a member of the American Numismatic Association. He is the creative director for ECC’s products.