25 Sep 2020
DiamondWorld Directory
Home |
News
Home
AGS announces 167 fully-credentialed new titleholders
Also, welcomes back over 2,100 titleholders and 58 of its milestone titleholders
By: Diamond World News Service
|
Mar 30 2016 9:24AM
|
Reference: 12843  

DecreaseIncrease
The American Gem Society (AGS) added 167 fully-credentialed new titleholders, all who have completed the rigorous certification process to earn their esteemed AGS titles, and join the ranks of AGS credentialed professional members of the jewelry industry.

Upon completion of its annual Recertification Exam, AGS welcomed back over 2,100 titleholders and 58 of its milestone titleholders, some of whom have been recertified for over 30 years.

These titleholders ensure the highest ethical and professional standards in the jewelry industry, thereby continuing the Society’s vital mission of upholding ethics and consumer confidence in everyday business practices.

“Education is an important first step for so many people in the jewelry industry. It’s often also the stopping point in their professional development,” says Ruth Batson, CEO of AGS and AGS Laboratories. “The difference between an academic credential and a professional credential is an important distinction that sets AGS Titleholders apart from their peers. It is the foundation of Robert M. Shipley’s vision: professionalizing the jewelry trade through continuing education, business ethics, and consumer protection.”

AGS titleholders will be recognized at the Society’s Titleholders Luncheon on April 14 during the annual Conclave in Washington, D.C. The luncheon celebrates both new and milestone titleholders. “Nothing tells your customers that you are committed to their jewelry buying experience more than an AGS title,” said Ms. Batson. “It shows your dedication to professionalism and ongoing gemological education.”

AGS further noted a growing interest in achieving AGS certification and membership, thereby underlining a trend toward accountability, professionalism and integrity in the fine jewelry industry.

Follow DiamondWorld on Instagram: @diamondworldnet
Follow DiamondWorld on Twitter: @diamondworldnet
Follow DiamondWorld on Facebook: @diamondworldnet
Have Your Say
* Your view
* Name:
* Email:
* Town/city:
* Country/State:
*  Company:
 
*  Name:
 
*  Mobile:
 
*  Email:
 
 
Subscribe for DiamondWorld weekly Newsletter
 
Advertisement
HouseAd_Trade Fair
Search News by City
Advertisement
Kosher 23460
Advertisement
Kosher 23460
Recent Issue
2020
AVAILABLE NOW...!
Advertisement
Kosher 23460
News in Pictures
Videos
Young Diamantaires
Pictures: 16
Stunning Jewellery from Cannes 2019
Pictures: 24
Sparkly Jewels at Oscars 2019
Pictures: 19
Golden Globes 2018
Pictures: 15
Spotted: Who Wore What (December 2018)
Pictures: 4
India Diamond Week
Pictures: 8
Spotted: Who Wore What (October 2018)
Pictures: 7
Spotted: Who Wore What (September 2018)
Pictures: 6
70th Emmy Awards
Pictures: 11
35th India International Jewellery Show 2018
Pictures: 46
JJS - IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2015 powered by GIA
Views: 27286
Diamond World Expert Hour with Evgeny Agureev, Deputy CEO, ALROSA
Views: 1833
GJEPC Chairman Interview
Views: 24282
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2012 - Part 1
Views: 31603
Promo for IJ Awards 2012 at NDTV Profit
Views: 45924
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2012- Part 2
Views: 58116
Couture India 2016 - A Business Boutique Show by IJ Magazine
Views: 18601
Savjibhai Dholakiya, Surat Businessman (Diamond Merchant) speaks in Vibrant 2015
Views: 44588
IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2013 - NDTV Video
Views: 42781
Advertisement
GIA_2020
Advertisement
Kosher 250300
Member of:
Supporter of: