Mumbai, 4th April, 2014 – Gemological Science International (GSI) acts as a perfect host to the Diamond Industry’s Facilitators at Bharat Diamond Bourse premises. As a gesture of appreciation, a special luncheon was organized exclusively for Diamond Brokers, who play such a significant role in the industry.
The luncheon featured an opening ceremony, light music, great food, and giveaways on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm at Shri S.G Jhaveri Trading Hall. The guests of honor at the luncheon were Mr. Naresh Mehta, Hon. Secretary (Bharat Diamond Bourse), Mr. Mahesh Vaghani and Aditya Parikh, Committee (Bharat Diamond Bourse) with Mark Gershburg, CEO (GSI) and Neeta Shah, VP (GSI). The lamp lighting ceremony was done by them in presence of the BDB admin team, diamond facilitators, media, and GSI team.
“The event was truly delightful and provided an ideal platform for GSI to thank and acknowledge the Diamond Facilitators for their year-long commitment and dedication towards the industry. Subsequent to the successful event in the past and with a positive response from the diamond facilitators, we once again geared up to host our 3rd annual event this year”, said Mark Gershburg, CEO of Gemological Science International.
GSI was proud to get an opportunity of thanking the Diamond Brokers personally for their contributions which has enhanced the prospect of the diamond industry. The luncheon event allowed ample time and pleasant surroundings to build and sustain a healthy and long-term relationship with them.
The hospitality and relaxed atmosphere rubbed off on everybody and made this luncheon thoroughly enjoyable!
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.