The GEM Awards is a culmination of a year of planning by a committee of executives in the jewelry and watch industry with expertise in design, retail, media and marketing. The committee, led by its Chair Olivier Stip of CHANEL and Jewelers of America’s Director of PR & Events Amanda Gizzi, meets throughout the year to plan for the January gala.

2020 GEM Awards Committee


  • olivierstip 150x150
    Olivier Stip - Chair
    CHANEL
  • randiudellalper 150x150
    Randi Udell Alper
    London Jewelers
  • sarinbachmann 150x150
    Sarin Bachmann
    JCK & LUXURY - Reed Jewelry Group
  • Stephane Barraque
    Stephane Barraque
    Timeless Distributions
  • davidbonaparte 150x150
    David Bonaparte
    Jewelers of America
  • davidbouffard 150x150
    David Bouffard
    Signet Jewelers
  • gannonbrousseau 150x150
    Gannon Brousseau
    Jewelry Group - Emerald Expositions
  • stephanieevansgreene 150x150
    Stephanie Evans Greene
    Hearts On Fire
  • marionfasel 150x150
    Marion Fasel
    The Adventurine
  • Michelle Graff
    Michelle Graff
    National Jeweler
  • Will Kahn
    Will Kahn
    Moda Operandi
  • robertanaas 150x150
    Roberta Naas
    ATimelyPerspective.com
  • russellpagliughi 150x150
    Russell Pagliughi
    Marina B.
  • matthewrosenheim 150x150
    Matthew Rosenheim
    Tiny Jewel Box
  • stevenkaiser 150x150
    Steven Kaiser - Chairman Emeritus
    Kaiser Time Inc.