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Star Gems accepted as CBG Vendor

(NORCROSS, Ga.) - Star Gems Inc. is proud to announce it has been accepted as an authorized vendor of the Continental Buying Group (CBG). The CBG is an elite membership-only enterprise for the jewelry sector whose members are among the largest and most prestigious independent jewelry chain companies in the country. Their members are well established and highly respected. Their purchasing power and capability of negotiating for the best terms, services and prices with all kinds of vendors, helps a member to beat or compete with their competition.

Diben Chatterjee named Marketing Manager for ASHI Diamonds

(NEW YORK) - ASHI Diamonds, a premier diamond jewelry manufacturer servicing independent jewelers in North America for over 30 years, is pleased to announce the appointment of Diben Chatterjee as their Marketing Manager. 

Diben’s appointment is expected to be an integral part of ASHI’s marketing and expansion strategy that will enable it to better service the independent retail jewelers in the United States, and work with ASHI’s 10 regional sales representatives across the country.

Gesswein holds 100th Anniversary Celebration

On December 15th, Gesswein marked a century of supplying precision tools and equipment to their customers with a grand 100th Anniversary and Holiday Celebration. “The outstanding support of our vendors and customers made it possible to reach this milestone,” said  Ken Geriak, Gesswein Sales, Marketing and e-Commerce manager.

LaserStar Technologies Corporation welcomes Paul Divine as Regional Sales Manager, North Central States

(RIVERSIDE, R.I.) - LaserStar Technologies Corporation, a leading  manufacturer of laser welding, marking, and cutting sources and integrated systems, has appointed Paul Divine as Regional Sales Manager - North Central States as part of their new FiberStar Laser Marking Division. Paul brings many years of sales experience in the industrial manufacturing markets and is expected to be a tremendous asset to the LaserStar team.

Texas Jewelers Association announces new President, Board Members

Newly installed Texas Jewelers Association (TJA) President Jeanne Roe of Roberts Jewelers in Del Rio, TX is excited about serving her 2015-2017 term, and looking forward to both the challenges and rewards that come with running the association. When asked about what goals she hoped to accomplish during her two-year term, Roe stated: “We’ve spent the last year and a half re-establishing a firm foundation for the Texas Jewelers Association. Now that our foundation is in place, it’s time for us to focus on increasing our outreach to members, working more closely with our vendor associates, and expanding our outreach to potential members through events such as our annual convention, the TJA/JCK Las Vegas Meet & Greet, and the Meet & Greet we will be doing for the first time at the AGTA Show in Tucson.”