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GIA’s new consumer marketing campaign in more than a decade

GIA Grades the Most Important Diamonds in the World – Including Yours

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Dec. 2, 2021 – The joy diamonds bring to people’s lives and the confidence inspired by a diamond grading report from GIA are at the center of GIA’s new consumer marketing campaign.

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The newly inducted members of the GIA Board of Governors: (from left) Dave Bindra, vice president of operations and head of acquisitions at B&B Fine Gems, and Marcus ter Haar, an experienced diamond industry executive.

GIA Board Meets to Set Priorities; Welcomes New Governors

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Nov. 17, 2021 – The GIA Board of Governors held their first in-person meeting in two years, Nov. 5 – 8, in Carlsbad, California.

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Undated Photo of GIA Board of Governors with Chair Helene Fortunoff

In Memory of Helene Fortunoff

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Nov. 9, 2021 – The GIA community – more than 3,300 associates around the world and hundreds of thousands of graduates – offers their condolences to the family of industry icon Helene Fortunoff, who passed away earlier this week.

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GIA Statement on Fraudulent Diamond Grading Reports in India

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Sept. 13, 2021 – Police in Surat, India, uncovered a fraudulent scheme involving GIA diamond grading reports.

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Display of The Bishop Collection: Investigations and Studies in Jade by Heber Reginald Bishop, 1906. Purchased at Skinner’s March 25, 2021 Asian Works of Art auction. Pictured from left: Retired GIA Library Director Dona Dirlam, GIA President and CEO Susan Jacques, current GIA Library Director Robert Weldon. Photo by Emily Lane/GIA.

The Rarest Books on Jade are Now at GIA

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Aug. 24, 2021 – Jade motifs often represent the ancient relationship between gems and humanity; they tell important stories and traditions.

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