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Rembrandt expanding U.S. operations to support sales growth of traditional charm bracelet business

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(WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.) - Rembrandt Charms is expanding its Williamsville, New York operations to include a new state of the art, eco-friendly electroplating facility. Rembrandt Charms was awarded an Empire State Development Grant by New York State for this project. The expansion is an integral part of the company’s long-term vision that will create numerous jobs. Rembrandt Charms products are manufactured in the United States and Canada. 


Diamond Council of America expands with new hire

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Rebecca Shukan joins as Director of the Jewelry Career Readiness Initiative

Shukan(NEW YORK) - Diamond Council of America (DCA) - a nationally accredited school that offers jewelers the opportunity to earn professional certifications in diamonds, colored gemstones, and fine jewelry sales through distance education - announced Rebecca Shukan has joined the association as director of the Jewelry Career Readiness Initiative.

Women’s Jewelry Association launches Advocacy Task Force

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(POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y.) - The Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) on November 2 launched its first ever “advocacy task force” to explore and ultimately create actionable tools, training, education, workplace coaching, and mentorship that can be utilized by WJA members to advance women’s roles in the jewelry industry workplace.

Dona Dirlam retires as Director of the Richard T. Liddicoat Gemological Library and Information Center

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Robert Weldon named library director

GIA DIrlam(CARLSBAD, Calif.) - Dona Dirlam, director of GIA’s library and information center, has retired after 38 years of service to GIA’s (Gemological Institute of America) mission of ensuring the public trust in gems and jewelry. She was largely responsible for establishing and expanding the Richard T. Liddicoat Gemological Library and Information Center, a world-leading resource center for gems, gemology and jewelry. Dirlam’s successor will be Robert Weldon, who has been manager of photography and visual communications for GIA since 2006.

Jewelers of America announces 2018 GEM Awards nominees

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(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA) has announced the GEM Award nominees in the categories of Jewelry Design, Media Excellence and – new for 2018 – Retail Innovation. The winners in these categories will be announced live during the 16th Annual GEM Awards on January 19, 2018, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York.

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