Gemological Science International (GSI), one of the largest gemological organizations in the world, is pleased to announce that its President and Co-Founder, Debbie Azar, has launched a blog, In Depth with Debbie. An industry expert, Ms. Azar will use the platform to share the knowledge she has acquired over her past 2 decades in the diamond industry. She is distinguished by her social demeanor, passion for business, and her commitment to meeting customer and industry needs.
“I am thrilled to officially launch my blog,” stated Ms. Azar. “Diamonds and jewelry continue to be an important part of our lives and I look forward to using my blog to educate readers about the global diamond industry, discuss the hottest trends in jewelry at the intersection of fashion, highlight the newest celebrity engagements and red carpet appearances to show what the stars are wearing, and offer a peek into my travels all around the world.”
At “In Depth with Debbie,” Ms. Azar will be sharing her entrepreneurial journey with readers. She will also be offering commentary on diamonds, gemstones, precious metals, how to wear statement pieces, the latest jewelry trends, and trend forecasting what’s on the style horizon. Azar will also provide insights on what the global industry is doing to be sustainable and socially responsible and the good diamonds do around the world.
To subscribe to In Depth with Debbie, please visit InDepthWithDebbie.com
About Debbie Azar, Co-Founder & President of GSI
Debbie Azar is the Co-Founder and President of Gemological Science International (GSI), one of the largest gemological organizations in the world, and a distinguished leader in the global diamond and jewelry industry. As an executive with extensive knowledge of the industry, her entrepreneurial skills and vision have helped GSI achieve rapid and continuous growth worldwide, establishing 13 leading-edge gemological facilities on four continents. She is an active member of myriad industry organizations and charities; currently serving on the boards of the Jewelers Vigilance Committee, Responsible Jewellery Council, and Jewelers for Children, and is a member of the 24 Carat Club of New York and The Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA).
Debbie Azar is an experienced executive with extensive knowledge of the jewelry and gem lab industries. Her entrepreneurial skills and clarity of vision have helped GSI achieve rapid and continuous growth worldwide.
She began her industry career by starting her own successful costume jewelry business. She then expanded her knowledge of the industry with sales, marketing and business development roles at several companies. In 2005, she joined Mark Gershburg to establish GSI. Ms. Azar is an active member of myriad industry organizations and charities; she currently serves as a Board Member of Jewelers for Children. She is also a Forbes Business Council member.
Her strengths include working directly with retail chains and stores to help build their business and brands. She is widely known in the industry for her commitment to meeting customer needs.