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Read the June 2015 issue of Professional Jeweller online now

The June issue of Professional Jeweller is available to read online now, including an in-depth feature on the men’s jewellery market and an interview with Carat* chief executive officer, Scott Thompson. Read it here. Other aspects of this month’s magazine include an interview with Edinburgh Assay Office chief executive officer Scott Walter and a catch-up

Giftware Association CEO steps down

National trade representative body the Giftware Association (GA) has announced that chief executive officer Isabel Martinson is stepping down after nearly 15 years in this role. Martinson is leaving the position for family reasons and will pursue other career opportunities in due course. GA chairman Michael Papé says: “Everyone in The GA is very sorry

Kranz & Ziegler to tackle UK market with new CEO

Michael Brock Jeppesen moves from Dryberg/Kern to take on role. Danish jewellery company Aagaard Kranz and Ziegler, owners of fashion jewellery brand STORY by Kranz & Ziegler, have announced the appointment of Michael Brock Jeppesen as chief executive officer with immediate effect. Formerly chief executive officer of Dryberg/Kern A/S, Jeppensen also has experience as global

TGGC chief executive in North Pole charity trek

Steve Bennett to take on 10-day challenge to raise £100,000. Chief executive officer of The Genuine Gemstone Company, Steve Bennett, will trek the distance between the 89th latitude (The Last Degree) and the North Pole in order to raise £100,000 for charity. Bennett will be walking, skiing and sledging the 60-mile distance in 10 days

Stella & Dot COO makes jump to Nixon CEO role

Nick Stowe takes over Andy Laats at fashion-led accessories brand. By Kate Doherty Nixon has named British businessman Nick Stowe as its new chief executive officer, stepping in to replace Andy Laats who is changing roles for family health reasons. The Californian brand, which specialises in watches and accessories for the youth market, said that

Pandora appoints Allan Leighton as new CEO

Changes to take place on July 1 as Bjorn Gulden makes move to Puma. Pandora has announced executive management changes with the appointment of Allan Leighton as chief executive. The Danish brand said Leighton, its chairman, will succeed current chief executive Bjørn Gulden on July 1. Gulden is leaving the company 18 months after he was