To figure out the kids, the DPA turns to Mother
The Diamond Producers Association announced this week that it will be working with advertising agency Mother New York to figure out how to make diamonds appealing to the younger generation.
Civil society orgs boycotting Kimberley Process
The organizations that comprise the KP’s Civil Society Coalition confirmed Tuesday that they won’t be participating in any organized KP events as long as the United Arab Emirates is chair.
Diamond dealer Lou Blank dies at 81
Lou Blank, a longtime diamond wholesaler at his family’s business, Joseph Blank Inc., died this month at his suburban New York City home.
Anglo American shuffles management team
De Beers parent company announced a number of management
changes this week that are designed to aid in the company’s marketing and
turnaround strategy, changes that bring a De Beers executive into a top position.
DEF’s Vegas event to include Good Awards
The Diamond Empowerment Fund is reformatting its Las Vegas gala to encompass the Good Awards, which previously were presented at a separate event in New York.