Work hard and you will find success

Eduard Utkin, Director General of the “Jewellers’ Guild of Russia” Association, expert of the RF Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Committee on Precious Metals and Precious Stones, told R&P about implementing the SIIS PMPS (State Integrated Information...


GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

Today, almost all jewellery companies have their own wholesale websites, online stores, and social media pages. But a year ago, GOLDNET.MARKET, the first jewellery wholesale marketplace appeared in Russia, a new effective tool for the jewellery market...

20 september 2021

Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

Zale's Theo Killion Resigns in Signet Management Reshuffle

07 july 2014

Theo Killion, president and CEO of Zale, will step down from his role on July 31 following Zale's acquisition by Signet Jewelers, Rapaport reports. Killion's departure from Zale comes only two months after Signet closed its acquisition of the company. Killion was to remain on as CEO and president of Zale, leading Zale as a separate division while reporting to Signet chief executive Mike Barnes.
George Murray, Signet's current chief integration management officer, will succeed Killion and has been promoted to president of the Zale Division.
Signet announced a number of management changes.
Among those, chief financial officer (CFO) Ronald Ristau resigned from his position and will be replaced by Michele Santana, who currently serves as Signet's senior vice president and controller.
Signet also promoted Ed Hrabak to president of the Sterling Division. Hrabak, Murray and Sebastian Hobbs, managing director of the U.K. division, will all report to Mark Light, Signet's president and chief operating officer.