2020 GIA Jewelry Career Fair New York Recruiters

*Due to evolving concerns about the coronavirus, GIA has cancelled the March 13 Jewelry Career Fair in New York. We believe this is in the best interest of all participants’ health and safety. We will look for a future date to reschedule the event.

Job seekers can continue to connect with employers on the GIA Gem & Jewelry Career Center.

Below is a list of companies registered to recruit at the event and are encouraged to reach out to them to apply for open positions.

For questions, please 
contact us.


Absolute Brilliance, Inc.
​New York, NY
Malky Lisker
T  +1 212 768 4747
E  malky@absolutebrilliance.com

We provide special order loose diamond programs for retail stores.

Fine Jewelry and Watch Specialist

AJ’s Jewelry
Ridgewood, NY
Jordan Eddi
T  +1 718 628 4499
E  info@ajsjewelers.com

We are a well-established jewelry store in Ridgewood, NY that specializes in making custom jewelry, re-design, jewelry repairs, fabrication and restoration. We offer a good selection of pre-made pieces as well. Great clients and easy going work environment. Plenty of room to grow for the perfect candidate.

CAD  / CAM Designer
Assistant Manager

American Gemological Laboratories (AGL)
New York, NY
Maria Frances
T  +1 212 704 0727
E  agl@aglgemlab.com

American Gemological Laboratories is an internationally recognized gemstone testing facility, specializing in colored stone analyses.  We determine country of origin, identification and detection of treatments. 

Full Time Gemologist (GIA GG or FGA a must, colored stone testing and lab experience a plus)

Beny Sofer, Inc.
New York, NY
Lior Sofer
T  +1 212 575 0213
E  lior@benysofer.com

We are a diamond wholesaler and fashion jewelry manufacturer that deals primarily with high-end retailers in the US.

Sales Associate

Botani Husko Diamonds, Inc.
New York, NY
Ana Paula Nascimento
T  +1 646 242 1434
E  botanienterprises@gmail.com
Botani Husko Diamonds is a New York City-based boutique diamond company and retailer of fine jewelry, and polished or rough diamonds with a strong focus on ethical mining solutions and socially responsible practices. The company’s core proprietary holdings lie within and around the Coromandel region of Brazil and other countries in Africa.
Social Media Experts
Office Organizer

New York, NY
Allison Peck
T  +1 212 682 4788
E  allison@brevani.com

We are a family-run fine jewelry company based in the heart of New York city. Brevani has earned a reputation for unmatched quality and customer service within the industry. Now with two generations leading the way, our stunning collections range from classic birthstone pieces to our signature expandable Spryng rings and pierced diamond line, all of which feature innovative designs.

Bench Jeweler
Sales Representation
Social Media Coordinator
Ecommerce Coordinator
Summer Intern

Brilliant Earth
San Francisco, CA
Kim Garcia
T  +1 415 226 7811
E  kmgarcia@brilliantearth.com

We are a fine jewelry company dedicated to thoughtful design and responsible craftsmanship. We work to inspire joy and delight in our customers by creating jewelry they can love in every way. Exceptional details, sourcing, quality and a warm customer experience.

Customer Experience
Merchandising and Marketing
Vendor Compliance
Product Development
Finance and IT

The Clear Cut
New York, NY
Kyle Simon
T  +1 773 349 1673
E  kyle@theclearcut.co

The Clear Cut is a direct-to-consumer diamond jewelry company demystifying the buying process for couples through expert educational content and a curated selection of high-quality engagement rings at fair price points. The Clear Cut has been featured in Forbes, Vogue, Fast Company, Business Insider, TechCrunch, Bloomberg and many more.

Various Positions

Circa Inc.
New York, NY
Ilene Allen
T  +1 646 710 4348
E  iallen@circajewels.com

Adama Partners, a venture firm that focuses on the gemstone and jewelry industry, owns and operates fine jewelry Recommerce brands, Mondiamo and CIRCA. Mondiamo offers consumers a simple and transparent way to sell their diamond jewelry online. Mondiamo is transforming the diamond jewelry buy-back market by empowering sellers to discover the true market value of their diamond with the highest standards of service. Sellers can now choose between shipping their pieces for evaluation or scheduling face-to-face expert consultations in any of 12 physical locations.

Photography Intern
Senior Accountant
Inventory Associate

Coffrin Jewelers
Sarasota, FL
Jason Coffrin
T  +1 941 366 6871
E  jason@coffrinjewelers.com

We are an all-in-house 1-stop shop. Specializing in in-house repair, lost wax carving, CAD Design, sales, pre-loved watches, loose diamonds and with a custom bridal line made in house. We also do all of our own marketing, commercials and cinematography.

CAD Design / Website Work (not design)
Bench Jeweler (repairs)
Marketing Assistant
Social Media

David S. Diamonds
New York, NY
Angel Pun
T  +1 212 921 8029
E  data_integrity@dsdnewyork.com

David S. Diamonds is renowned for creating diamonds with spectacular brilliance.  Our unique mastery of cutting diamonds for optical performance results in jewels that light up a room with sparkle and fire.
Sales Associate
CAD Designer

David Yurman
New York, NY
Amanda Miller
T  +1 646 264 7230
E  ammiller@davidyurman.com

David Yurman is a timeless model of inspiration, innovation and consummate craftsmanship. America’s foremost luxury jewelry and timepiece brand, the company was founded in New York City by David, a sculptor, and his wife Sybil, a painter, and built on a passion for art and design. When they began collaborating, their intention was not to start a business but to make beautifully designed objects to wear. In 2003, their son, Evan Yurman joined the company. Drawing inspiration from natural textures, antiquities and cutting-edge materials, he has played an integral role in the design direction of the Men’s, Wedding and High Jewelry Collections. Today, Evan collaborates with David and Sybil on every aspect of the business.
Bench Jeweler
Design Operations
Freelance Jewelry Designers-Woman’s
Summer Interns for Bench Jewelers, CAD and Design

Diamonds Direct
Courtney Love
T  +1 980 265 3300
E  careers@diamondsdirect.com

Since 1995, Diamonds Direct has been revolutionizing the way people buy diamonds and jewelry while helping them celebrate the special moments in their life. We create this exceptional customer experience by starting with a one-of-a-kind employment experience. We are a family made up of individuals with a like-minded approach to hard work and a diversified way of charging at barriers that stand in our way.

Bench Jewelers
Jewelry Sales Consultant

Diamonds International
New York, NY
Michael Villani
T  +1 646 378 6609
E  mvillani@almod.com

Diamonds International is a vertically integrated company from mine to market.  Diamonds International is a Sightholder with The DeBeers Group of Companies. This means that from our offices in New York and Miami or our diamond cutting factories in Namibia and our affiliated 140 Diamonds International retail stores in the Caribbean, Mexico and Alaska we are able to control the process, costs and quality of our product.

Gemologists (NYC, Miami and Caribbean)
Sales Positions (Alaska, Caribbean)
Diamond Grading
Jewelry Design

Divine LLC
New York, NY
Rachel Alford
T  +1 212 764 6080
E  rachel@divineandco.com

As a prime source of design and manufacturing, Divine has the pulse on what today’s women want, delivering the finest fashion and bridal jewelry styles in all metals and colors.

Office Administration
Inventory Specialist
Orders and Production Manager
Shipping and Logistics Coordinator

Earth Treasures Jewelers
Eatontown, NJ
Helane Rosenberg
T  +1 732 542 5444
E  helane@earth-treasures.com

We are a very busy luxury jewelry store in business for 46 years. Valuing customer service, quality products and repairs, we feature state-of-the-art jewelry and watch repair departments on site. We offer services and appraisals by GIA graduates. Earth Treasures Jewelers creates and fosters amazing relationships with our customers.

GIA Graduate Gemologists

Eugene Biro Corp.
New York, NY
Eugene Biro
T  +1 212 997 0146
E  hr@eugenebiro.com

We are a diamond cutting, wholesaler and jewelry manufacturer.

Jewelry Production Assistant
Diamond Sales
Jewelry Sales
Diamond Lab Assistant
Jewelry Data Entry

Fort Lee, NJ
Vik Jain
T  +1 201 242 8440
E  vik@fanajewelry.com

Fana is a leading designer of engagement rings and fine jewelry in diamond, gold and platinum. With a state of the art manufacturing facility, Fana is proud to hand-craft each piece of fine jewelry.
Customer Service Specialist
Marketing Director
Trunk Show Event Specialist

Finesse Diamonds Corp.
New York, NY
Steven Grad
T  +1 212 391 5445
E  steven@finessediamonds.com


A diamond jewelry and manufacturing company with 30+ years of experience in the industry. We are launching an entirely new product category within the diamond jewelry space. Our innovative brand is creating something that has never been done before. As such, it is an exciting opportunity to enter this breakthrough venture on the ground floor.

Sales and Marketing Executive

Forever Diamonds of New York
New York, NY
Roman Malayev
T  +1 212 997 9796
E  info@foreverdiamondsny.com

We are a premier destination for handcrafted engagement rings.

Social Media
Content Creation

Gemological Institute of America (GIA)
New York, NY
Erik Hinds
T  +1 760 603 4040
E  ehinds@gia-career.com

GIA's mission is to ensure the public trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science, and professionalism through education, research, laboratory services and instrument development.

Various Positions

Gennaro Jewelers Inc.
Bellmore, NY
Gary Hudes
T  +1 516 785 0134
E  gary@gennarojewelers.com

One of Long Island's oldest, full service designer / retailers. We are extremely experienced manufacturing jewelers with a vast talent of staff that continues to grow and expand each year. Using old world talent and modern technology, we restore, create, design and appraise for multiple venues.

Jewelry Appraiser
Jewelry Designer / Sales
Bench Jeweler

Grunberger Diamonds, Inc.
Great Neck, NY
Daniel Grunberger
T  +1 516 482 6212
E  daniel@grunbergerdiamonds.com

Grunberger Diamonds is the world's largest producer of Ideal Cut with Hearts and Arrows in melee. We manufacture sizes from 0.70 to 4.29 mm in over 40 different qualities. We service to high end retailers, jewelry manufacturers and brand names.

Diamond Sorter

GSI – Gemological Science International
New York, NY
Elizabeth Rodriguez
T  +1 212 207 4140
E  elizabeth@gemscience.net

GSI - Gemological Science International is one of the world's leading gemological organizations. GSI provides diamond and gemstone grading, identification services as well as gemological research, and a variety of educational programs.

Senior Account Representative
Junior Account Representative
Sales and Business Development Executive

Hamilton Jewelers
Princeton, NJ
Shaina Sarna
T  +1 609 771 6010 x7114
E  ssarna@hamiltonjewelers.com

We are a premier, family-owned and operated jeweler with locations in Princeton, New Jersey and Palm Beach, Florida. We are always seeking skilled professionals to augment our amazing team!

Sales Associates
Service Associates
Bench Jewelers
Watch Makers
Inventory Associates
Marketing Associates
Merchandising Associates

Henry’s Fine Jewelry
Summit, NJ
David Feldman
T  +1 908 273 3777
E  dave@henrysfinejewelry.com

We are a high-end jewelry store located in North / Central New Jersey (Summit & Basking Ridge, NJ). The company was established in 1989 and has continued to grow by creating great customer experiences and providing exceptional customer service. The store has an on-site jeweler and specializes in custom design, and jewelry repair and restoration. 

Sales Associate
Bench Jeweler

Heritage Auctions
New York, NY
Jessica DuBroc
T  +1 212 486 3733
E  JessicaD@HA.com

Heritage Auctions is the largest collectibles auctioneer and third largest auction house in the world, as well as the largest auction house founded in the U.S. We represent over 40 different categories, including Fine Jewelry and Luxury Accessories.

Jewelry Cataloger: Dallas, TX
Jewelry Valuation Specialist: Dallas, TX
Fine Jewelry Consignment Director: Chicago, IL
Fine Jewelry Consignment Director: San Francisco, CA

H.L. Gross & Bro. Jewelers
Garden City, NY
Brad Gross
T  +1 516 747 6666
E  brad@hlgross.com

H.L. Gross & Bro. Jewelers is a family owned, fifth generation establishment in Garden City, NY. We are the official retailer of many well-known, high-end jewelry and watch brands, with a strong emphasis on bridal jewelry and loose & mounted diamonds.

Staff Gemologist
Retail Jewelry and Watch Sales Associate

I.D. Jewelry LLC
New York, NY
Yekutiel Davidov
T  +1 212 921 9372
E  Idjewelry@hotmail.com

We are a New York-based bespoke engagement and wedding ring specialists. Carrying all bridal jewelry needs. Sales in brick and mortar shop, as well as online.

Sales Associates
SEO Specialists
Product Photography and Videography

International Gemological Institute (IGI)
New York, NY
Mark Reyes
T  +1 212 847 3335
E  mark@igi-usa.com

Established in 1975, IGI is the largest independent grading and appraisal organization in the world and is dedicated to serving the diamond, colored stone and jewelry industry in all its facets.

Diamond Graders

Jewelry Television (JTV)
Knoxville, TN
Hillary Spector
T  +1 732 668 997
E  hillary.spector@jtv.com

JTV is a 26-year old, privately owned company headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, with more than 1,400 jobs located at our 16-acre campus. JTV is one of the largest jewelry retailers in the United States, with a strong global presence consisting of offices in Bangkok, Hong Kong, Jaipur, Mumbai and China.

Show Host
Merchandise Assistant
Bench Jeweler


KGK Group
New York, NY
Miquel Torrente
T  +1 917 724 5095
E  miq.torrente@kgkmail.com

Established in 1905, KGK Group is one of the most relevant companies in the diamond, colored stones and jewelry manufacturing industry. KGK Group has over 14,000 employees in several locations across the globe.

Internal and External Sales

Kwiat and Fred Leighton
New York, NY
Marcy Debson
T  +1 212 223 1111
E  marcyd@kwait.com

Since 1907, Kwiat has specialized in the art and science of beautifully brilliant diamonds and diamond jewelry. With over a century of experience and craftsmanship passed down through four generations, every Kwiat diamond is cut to our exclusive standards, with honesty and integrity. Fred Leighton is renowned for their extraordinary collection of vintage jewelry. From the Georgian and Victorian periods through the Edwardian and Art Deco eras to the design of the Mid-20th Century, the Fred Leighton collection features beautiful works and signed pieces by the great makers.

Design Assistant

The Loan Companies
New York, NY
Dan Stansell
T  +1 310 275 2555
E  info@NewYorkLoan.com

The Loan Companies includes Beverly Loan Company, Chicago Loan Company and New York Loan Company, and has been family-owned and operated since 1881. They purchase and lend against a variety of luxury goods such as gold and diamond jewelry, high-end watches, auction worthy fine art, collectible handbags and one-of-a-kind memorabilia.

Loan Officer

London Jewelers
Glen Cove, NY
Dottie Mills Eadie
T  +1 516 586 5195
E  dottie.eadie@londonjewelers.com

Established in 1926, London Jewelers is a family owned and operated business known as a purveyor of fine jewelry, diamonds, bridal jewelry and fine time pieces, presented in sophisticated luxury and excellence in customer service.

Diamond Sales Professionals
Jewelry Sales Professionals
Inventory Control Coordinators

Long’s Jewelers
Burlington, MA
Shari Reddish
T  +1 781 262 5830
E  sreddish@longsjewelers.com

Long’s Jewelers is a family-owned and operated full-service jeweler with five stores throughout Massachusetts and New Hampshire. We lead the Boston market through our customer service and unique offering luxury brands, fine jewelry, and timepieces.

Customer Service Specialist
Diamond Specialist
Timepiece Specialist
Special Order and Buyer Support Specialist
General Manager


Marisa Perry
New York, NY
Marisa Perry
T  +1 917 337 0514

Wedding jewelry specialists Marisa Perry Atelier offers exquisite design, unsurpassed “Made in NYC” workmanship, and thoughtful service, plus a warm and relaxed atmosphere that keeps customers coming back. Offering large selections of engagement rings, wedding bands, and fine jewelry they are also perfect for clients who want to create custom pieces.

Marketing and Sales

NYC Wholesale Diamonds
New York, NY
Keith Saxe
T  +1 212 719 2214
E  ks@nycwd.com


NYCWD offers GIA-graded ideal cut diamonds, custom engagement rings, wedding bands, and fine diamond jewelry at true wholesale prices. Keith Saxe offers 32 years of trade experience while educating clients in a stress free private office atmosphere. We have top ratings on Google and Yelp.

Business Development Intern
Computer Systems Intern


Paul Morelli Design
Philadelphia, PA
John Winkler
T  +1 215 922 7392
E  johnwinkler@paulmorelli.com

The Fine Jewelry House of Paul Morelli was born from a culturally vibrant & artistic family tradition of theatre & handmade costumes in early 20th century Philadelphia. Today, under creative director Paul Morelli, we design and create a unique and broad range of luxury fine jewelry from made-to-order, to timeless classics, to signature pieces reflecting current influences.
Sales Associates
Traveling Sales Rep
Bench Jeweler

Provident Loan Society of NY
New York, NY
Larysa Kelly
T  +1 212 685 0380
E  lkelly@providentloan.com


The Provident Loan Society of New York is a not-for-profit organization headquartered at 346 Park Avenue South on the corner of 25th Street in the Flatiron District of Manhattan, New York City. We provide short-term cash loans secured by gold and diamond jewelry, fine watches and silverware and is America's only not-for-profit collateral lender.

Junior Appraiser

The Rapaport Group
New York, NY
Michelle Ickowics
T  +1 212 354 9100
E  michelle.ickowics@diamonds.net

The Rapaport Group is an international network of companies providing added-value services that support the development of fair, transparent, efficient and competitive diamond and jewelry markets. Established in 1976, we work with over 20,000 clients in 118 countries. Rapaport Group activities include Rapaport Information Services, Rapaport Magazine and Diamonds.net, RapNet®, Rapaport Lab Services, and Rapaport Auctions.

Sales Account Manager
Trading Auctions Intern

R2Net – James Allen
New York, NY
Daniela Hornivius
T  +1 786 612 1363
E  Daniela.horivius@r2net.com

R2Net is a diamond bridal jewelry company with a technology soul. As one of the world’s largest online retailers of diamonds, we pioneered the way consumers shop for fine jewelry online. With James Allen as the retail face, R2Net handles the business operations and provides solutions to diamond partners through servicing a supply chain platform that connects manufacturers, retailers, and consumers.

Quality Control Specialist

Rachminov Diamonds USA LLC
New York, NY
Sandy Wong
T  +1 212 354 1900
E  sandy@fancycolor.com

Rachminov Diamonds is a renowned manufacturer of high-quality fancy color diamonds for the leading jewelers of the world. Our knowledge has been acquired for generations and our understanding of the global market stems from our strong presence in Asia, Europe and the Americas.
Sales Operations

Rare Carat
New York City, NY
Ajay Anand
T  +1 917 744 8067
E  ajay@rarecarat.com


We are America’s #1 diamond Engagement ring marketplace.

Gemologist Advisor

The RealReal
San Francisco, CA
Amanda Lubeck
T  +1 201 381 8617
E  Amanda.lubeck@therealreal.com

The RealReal is the world’s largest online marketplace for authenticated, consigned luxury goods. With a rigorous authentication process overseen by experts, The RealReal provides a safe and reliable platform for consumers to buy and sell their luxury items.

Fine Jewelry and Watches Copywriter
Fine Jewelry and Watches Retail Expert
Associate Valuation Manager (FJW)
Valuation Manager (FJW)
Watch Valuation Manager
Fine Jewelry and Watches Technician
Watch Specialist

New York, NY
Mariel Pena
T  +1 212 522 1091
E  mariel.pena@richemont.com

Richemont owns several of the world's leading companies in the field of luxury goods, with particular strengths in jewellery, watches and writing instruments. Our Maisons encompass several of the most prestigious names in the luxury industry including Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, IWC Schaffhausen, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Panerai, Piaget, Vacheron Constantin, Montblanc, dunhill and Chloé. Richemont also owns leading online distributors YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and Watchfinder & Co.

Cartier Workshop Opportunities

Roman and Jules
Great Neck, NY
Leon Peled
T  +1 516 498 8282
E  leon@romanandjules.com

Roman and Jules is a wholesale diamond jeweler and manufacturer.

Customer Service Rep
Production Analyst

SGL Labs Pvt, Ltd.
New York, NY
Larry Bock
T  +1 646 322 7486
E  hr@sgl-labs.com

Providing professional diamond identification and grading services backed with the latest technology, SGL is at the front end of the laboratory-grown diamond detection scenario. SGL’s specialized services and laboratory-grown detection instruments help in easy identification of natural diamonds.

Gemologist (London, U.K.)
Sr. Gemologist (London, U.K.)

Sheetal Group USA
New York, NY
Sudhir Kakadia
T  +1 212 605 3290
E  sudhir.kakadia@sheetals.net

We are a leading diamond and jewelry manufacturer.

Marketing Assistant
Sales Executive

Signet Jewelers
Adrian Fletcher
T  +1 330 668 5625
E  adrian.fletcher@signetjewelers.com

Signet Jewelers Limited is the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry. Signet operates over 3,300 stores primarily under the name brands of Kay Jewelers, Zales, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, H.Samuel, Ernest Jones, Peoples, Piercing Pagoda, and JamesAllen.com. Expressing romance and appreciation through bridal jewelry and gift giving is very important to our customers, as is self-reward. Signet is committed to delivering increasing value to our stakeholders while seeking to uphold our social, ethical and environmental principles, defined by the brand attributes of global leadership, innovation and sustainability.
Various Positions

SRK Diamonds LLC
New York, NY
Ram Khatoria
T  +1 917 528 2793
E  khatoria@gmail.com

We are a manufacturer and importers of natural diamonds establishing benchmarks not just for sheer scale of operations, but also for product quality, precision and variety, integration of technology, manufacturing and wider social responsibility.

Marketing and Sales
Buying Representative

Stephen Silver
Redwood City, CA
Sara Wortman
T  +1 773 403 9885
E  sara@shsilver.com

Established in 1980, S.H. Silver Company aims for perfection, delivering exceptional pieces that bring old-world craftsmanship forward to the modern luxury marketplace.
Inventory Manager

Stuller, Inc.
Lafayette, LA
Jennifer East
T  +1 337 371 2465
E  jennifer_east@stuller.com


Stuller is one of the largest jewelry manufacturing facilities in North America. We provide a complete range of products and services for jewelry professionals. Stuller’s core product categories include: bridal, mountings, jewelry, diamonds, gemstones, findings, metals, tools, supplies and digital solutions. Our global headquarters are located in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Territory Managers (Northern California, North Carolina, Chicago, Philadelphia)
Product Design and Development Jr. Designer
Product Design and Development Sr. Designer
Diamond & Gemstone Technology Specialist
Merchandising Director
Gemstones Buyer
Summer Interns: Customer Experience, Customer Segments, Marketing, Merchandising, Product Design and Development

Superfit, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA
Eric Alulis
T  +1 215 391 4380
E  eric@cliqjewerly.com

An established fine jewelry manufacturer for specialized custom-fit rings and special order work for more than 25 years. We are located in the heart of the Center City District in Philadelphia.
Administrative Director
Social Media / Marketing Associate
Master Goldsmith
Bench Jeweler
Stone Setter
Customer Service

Venus Jewelers & Gemologists
Somerset, NJ
Peter Stavrianidis
T  +1 732 247 4454
E  peter.s@venusjewelers.com

A fifth generation family jeweler, we carry on this precious legacy with pride, commitment, and passion. Our longevity is due to our inspired connection to this noble profession and our immeasurable affinity to our extended family – our valued clients.

Various Positions

Vielle Jewelers LLC
New York, NY
Steven Block
T  +1 212 730 2602
E  viellefj@gmail.com

Vielle Jewelers LLC is a high quality, full service, contract jewelry manufacturer. We service the finest retailers, and gemstone and diamond dealers in the world.

Quality Assurance Supervisor
CAD Designer
Bench Jeweler

W. Kodak Jewelers
Hoboken, NJ
Brad Hayes
T  +1 201 710 5000
E  brad@wkodak.com

Founded by Woodrow Kodak nearly 50 years ago, W. Kodak Jewelers is well into its second generation of ownership under Woodrow’s sons Bradley and Creighton Kodak. This family owned and operated business is proud to be one of the premier luxury jewelers in New Jersey, based on its reputation of service, quality, and value.

Senior Sales Associates
Regular Associates
General Manager

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