Representatives from GSI were available to educate consumers on the company’s services including the testing and screening of loose diamonds, jewelry, and lab-grown diamonds
Mumbai – February 17, 2020 – Gemological Science International (GSI), one of the largest gemological organizations in the world, attended IIJS Signature Show at the Bombay Exhibition Centre at Hall 1 Concourse at Booth No. ALM027-ALM209 in Mumbai, India.
Representatives from GSI educated the customers on current service offerings and its industry-first Inventory Integrity program – ensuring clear separation between lab-grown and natural diamonds in customers’ inventories.
Representatives from GSI educated the customers on the company’s signature offerings including its education programs, custom grading reports, and detection services in depth. Currently, its loose diamond detection services include loose diamond origin testing, loose diamond screening, on-site diamond origin screening, and on-site diamond jewelry screening. GSI’s studded jewelry detection services include diamond jewelry random origin testing, diamond jewelry comprehensive origin testing, diamond jewelry screening, diamond jewelry treatment testing, melee/star batch origin testing, and melee/star batch screening.
As brand standard, GSI always maintains International Standards for Synthetic diamond screening by grading the 4 C’s (carat, cut, clarity, and color) as part of its commitment to excellence and best industry best practices.
GSI is a world leader in gemological services, with 13 gemological laboratories across four continents with all of GSI’s services backed by ethical standards and practices established by leading industry organizations including the Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC) and Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC).
About Gemological Science International (GSI)
Gemological Science International (GSI) is one of the largest gemological organizations in the world. Founded in 2005 in New York City, it has since grown to have 13 gemological lab facilities spanning four continents. Utilizing leading-edge processes and proprietary technologies, GSI provides manufacturers and retailers globally with a wide range of gemstone identification and grading services. The company is committed to advancing gemological research through its Research Center, and it offers gemological educational programs for trade professionals and the public at all levels.
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.