GIA Names Director of Institute Relations
CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 18, 2019 – GIA has appointed Shahdeh Ammadi to the newly-created position of director of institute relations.
GIA London Jewellery Career Fair Inspires Attendees to Join the Industry
LONDON – April 11, 2019 – The annual GIA London Jewellery Career Fair brought together nearly 200 gem and jewellery enthusiasts from across Europe on Friday, April 5 at the historic Goldsmiths' Hall in the City of London.
Celebrate Colored Stones with GIA’s Retailer Support Program
CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 8, 2019 – Retailers participating in GIA’s Retailer Support Program can now use an enhanced collection of colored stone materials to tell the story of these beautiful gemstones to their customers.
Detailed explanation of changes
CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 1, 2019 – On March 29, 2019, GIA announced changes to its laboratory-grown diamond grading report to align the report with recent revisions to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Jewelry Guides.
GIA Updates Education Materials and Grading Reports for Laboratory-Grown Diamonds
CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 29, 2019 – GIA has revised its education materials supporting its core consumer protection mission and updated its grading reports for laboratory-grown diamonds to align with the revised FTC guides.
GIA Introduces New Diamond Country of Origin Reports
CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 28, 2019 – On April 30, GIA will introduce the GIA Diamond Origin Report service which will confirm the country of origin of polished diamonds.
GIA New York Jewelry Career Fair Draws Job Seekers
NEW YORK – March 14, 2019 – More than 450 students, GIA alumni, job seekers and industry professionals connected with companies looking to hire and career coaches at GIA’s New York Jewelry Career Fair on Friday, March 8.
GIA Hong Kong Celebrates Laboratory Expansion
CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 6, 2019 – GIA Hong Kong celebrated the relocation and expansion of its laboratory on Feb. 18 – just three days after the Institute marked its 88th anniversary.
GIA Jewellery Career Fair Returns to London on April 5
LONDON – March 5, 2019 – The second annual GIA London Jewellery Career Fair has something for everyone, whether looking to move into the international gem and jewellery industry, or to move ahead in a career already underway.
GIA Students Compete for Gianmaria Buccellati Foundation Award
CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 26, 2019 – The second annual Gianmaria Buccellati Foundation Award for Excellence in Jewelry Design was presented on Feb. 8 to GIA graduate Ching-Hui Weng.