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Jewelers Mutual earns 30th consecutive A+ Superior rating from A.M. Best Company

(NEENAH, Wis.) - Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company has earned its 30th consecutive A+ Superior financial strength rating from A.M. Best Company, one of the world’s most respected insurance rating and information sources.

Founded in 1913, Jewelers Mutual is the only insurer dedicated solely to serving the jewelry industry in the United States and Canada, serving both commercial jewelry businesses and personal jewelry owners. Jewelers Mutual is headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin.

Greg Gesswein promoted to President of Paul H. Gesswein and Co.

GessweinGreg Gesswein has been promoted to president of Paul H. Gesswein and Co., Inc., a 102 year old Bridgeport based manufacturer and distributor of tools, equipment and supplies. Greg is the fourth generation of the Gesswein family to manage the business and replaces his father, Dwight W. Gesswein, who has served as the president since 1993. Dwight will retain the position of vice-chairman, along with his brother Roger H. Gesswein, Jr., Gesswein’s current chairman and CEO, and will continue to support the company in a broader advisory capacity.

Allison-Kaufman Fine Jewelry joins GemFind’s JewelCloud®

(NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.) - GemFind, a leading technology provider to the jewelry industry, is excited to welcome Allison-Kaufman, the latest vendor to add their collections to the GemFind social product network. With JewelCloud®, Allison-Kaufman can better reach their retailers and feed products straight to retail websites, and retailers can provide a full, current inventory to customers.

VEER’s “service with a smile” recognized by RJO

VEERVEER is a proud 100 percent “Made in America” diamond and jewelry manufacturing company located in the Diamond District in New York. The company’s focus is on solid in-stock diamond studs, anniversary band and bridal programs.

At only 4 years young, VEER believes it has cracked the code on how to provide care and serve its independent retail stores. The formula is its two core values; Courtesy and Joy.

Jeff Sadowsky named President of Global Fine Jewels

GFJ SadowskyGlobal Fine Jewels (GFJ), a division of world dia­mond trade leader Jay Gems, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Sadowsky as its new President. Sadowsky, a 48-year veteran of the jewelry industry, previously worked as Director of Acquisitions at GBC, Inc., and most recently as Vice President and creator of White Pine Trading’s Fine Jewelry division. He was responsible for the acquisition of White Pine Trading’s line of high end and estate jewelry inventory.