NEW YORK – April, 2021 – Gemological Science International (GSI), one of the largest gemological organizations in the world, announced the opening of its newest laboratory in Jaipur, India.
The Jaipur laboratory will offer all GSI’s core services. The new laboratory includes a dedicated division specializing in colored gemstone geographical origin and identification as Jaipur is the capital of the colored gemstone industry. The laboratory features state of the art advanced equipment and a team of professionals led by industry expert Meenu Vyas, FGA.
Debbie Azar, President & Co-Founder of GSI, states: “We are thrilled to continue GSI’s global expansion and open another laboratory in India. The demand for GSI certification and origin testing for natural and lab grown diamonds as well as colored gemstones continues to grow and the Jaipur lab will help us meet that global need”, adds Azar.
The laboratory will also offer a vast array of educational programs including entry level and advance colored stone identification courses, seminars and lectures.
The new laboratory is located II Floor, Rajasthan Chamber Bhawan Mirza Ismail Road. For more information please call +91 6378 534 130 or email email@example.com
About Gemological Science International (GSI)
Gemological Science International (GSI) is the only major gemological organization established in the 21st century. Founded in 2005 in New York City, it has grown to become one of the largest gemological entities in the world with laboratory facilities spanning four continents. Utilizing cutting-edge processes and proprietary technologies, along with a commitment to the highest ethical standards and practices, GSI provides manufacturers and retailers globally with a wide range of gemstone identification and grading services. The company is committed to advancing gemological research and offers gemological educational programs for trade professionals and the general public through its state-of-the-art research center.
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.