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Feature Friday – Chris Lyons

Millennial jeweler makes his mark

My wife Ashley and I believe that marriage is something worth doing, something worthy of a cause. That’s the meaning of noble. Adele is French, based on an ancient word meaning noble. That’s why we named our store Adele Diamond, because we wanted a name with meaning. We wanted to read more…

FEATURE FRIDAY – JANICE SINEGAL

The hat-wearing hero maker

Let’s see – where do I first begin to explain my incredible journey with Stuller? Where do I first begin to tell you about how I’ve been just about everywhere in the company? I’ve drifted through just about every department that had a place for me bringing with me nothing read more…

FEATURE FRIDAY – Maggie Pere

The Polish-Canadian-Cajun runner

I love it when people stop in the middle of our conversation and ask: “Where are you from? I can tell not from South Louisiana”. I smile and kindly respond: “yes, a little mystery no one can solve by just hearing me, but do you understand me?” My story started read more…

Feature Friday – Shane Guidry

The people whisperer

I walk in and within a few minutes, it begins. It could be a phone call from another department, or maybe an email, voicemail, or a manager walking in. “We have this!” ”We have that!” ”We need this!” ”Can you help with that?” And the list goes on. I’ve been read more…

Feature Friday – David Adamson

The grateful jeweler

My father, Jimmy Adamson, was a watchmaker who owned Jimmy Adamson’s Jewelry store. As I kid, I remember going to his shop and seeing all kinds of cool machines, fire, bits and pieces, fire, gems and did I mention fire? I used to play around with all the cool stuff read more…

Feature Friday – Lauren Garvey

The risk taker

I like to live in the moment. When I plan things, nothing goes the way I want it to. I don’t plan things so I don’t get disappointed. As the daughter of Colonel Dan Garvey, I’ve lived all over the place, from Kansas to Germany, to Italy and Virginia. As read more…

Feature Friday – Kari Stookey

The generous and savvy businesswoman

Celebrating life-changing moments and knowing that the jewelry we create will be passed down from generation to generation is my favorite part about being in the jewelry industry. You could say that being an entrepreneur and jeweler runs deep in my veins. Although I come from a long line of read more…

Feature Friday – Christina Cantlin

The Trapeze Artist

It’s 7:30am. I get up, hit the gym, and shower. And around 9, along with my favorite breakfast – can’t beat a good smoothie – I head out to visit customers. I’m responsible for accommodating about 130 accounts in the Tampa area. I see about three to four stores a read more…

Feature Friday – Mark Desrochers

From eBayer to business owner

Thinking back on how I entered the jewelry industry and where we are now still amazes me. It all started with selling items on eBay. I needed a way to make some extra money, and after a while, it became a hobby. Four years ago, it became my new career read more…

Feature Friday – Ashley Corley

The Eager Gemologist

I thought I wanted to work for a cruise line or as a flight attendant. I wanted to have the opportunity to travel the world. With that in mind, I decided to study Hotel Hospitality Management. I knew how to be hospitable, but I needed to learn more about the read more…

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