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Jewelers of America announces CASE Awards winners

Design competition recognizes creativity, artistry, style and excellence in jewelry design

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA) has announced the winners of its 28th annual CASE Awards, a national jewelry design competition. The CASE Awards recognizes JA Retail Members who exhibit creativity, artistry, style and excellence in jewelry design.

Gunther Mele expands sales team


(BUFFALO, N.Y.) - Gunther Mele Packaging, manufacturer of hinged jewelry boxes, shopping totes and jewelry pouches, is pleased to announce multiple additions to their sales team. The appointments of Barbara Rosati in the Midwest and West territories, Aaron Brock for the Southeast region and Debbie Whalen in the Mid-Atlantic region adds over 55 combined years of sales experience.

ASHI Diamonds appoints Steve Fleck to represent AZ, CA, NV, UT

ASHI Diamonds is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Fleck as their sales representative and marketing consultant for the west coast region of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona. Steve’s appointment is part of ASHI’s marketing and expansion strategy developed in order to better service the independent jewelers in the United States.

Wilkerson and CH Hakimi join the Plumb Club

PlumbThe Plumb Club is pleased to announce the addition of two new members: Wilkerson and CH Hakimi.  These two companies will complement the Association’s nearly 50 members, representing over 100 brands and will join the other important and leading companies that exhibit in the Plumb Club Pavilion at the JCK Las Vegas Show. 

ASHI announces winner for latest Lovebright Sweepstakes


(NEW YORK) - ASHI Diamonds has announced the winner of their Lovebright Sweepstakes. Among all the retailers that participated in the Sweepstakes, Bohland Jewelers from Ashland, Ohio had the highest number of participant entries and the winner was randomly selected from their customer participation list. The lucky winner of the 1 carat Lovebright Diamond necklace grand prize is Brittany Smith.

Haverly joins MDJ Advantage as Southern Regional Manager


(ROCHESTER, N.Y.) - David Haverly has joined MDJ Advantage as their Southern Regional Manager.

Haverly joins this fast growing company that was started by three industry leaders with a combined 100 years in the industry, Michael Indelicato, Dominic Mainella and Jeffrey Sadowsky. MDJ Advantage is an organization built on buying and selling at a great value with immediate delivery, offering retailers valuable jewelry opportunities.

IGI featured resource for influential media outlets

Institute reaches consumers through targeted media campaign

IGI 25(NEW YORK) - As a result of its efforts to directly reach consumers through an ongoing, targeted education and awareness program, The International Gemological Institute (IGI) saw high-profile media exposure with numerous respected consumer publications to close out 2017.