b'ABOUT GEM AWARDSGEM Awards, hosted by Jewelers of America, is the fine jewelry and watch industryspremieraccoladegalathatrecognizestheoutstanding achievements of individuals and companies whose work raises the visibility and status of fine jewelry and watches. Each January, GEM Awards are presented in several categories including the prestigious GEM Award for Lifetime Achievement. GEM Award nominees in additional categories are votedonbytheGEMAwardsCommittee,whosevotesaresenttoan independent firm to determine the winners. The winners will be announced live during the GEM Awards ceremony. GEM Awards, established in 2002, celebrates industry greats and those with an unmatched commitment to excellence. Proceeds from GEM Awards help Jewelers of America continue its efforts to enhance consumer confidence in the jewelry industry.2020 GEM AWARDS COMMITTEECHAIR Marion FaselOlivier StipThe AdventurineCHANELMichelle Graff COMMITTEE National JewelerRandi Udell AlperWill Kahn London Jewelers Moda OperandiSarin Bachmann Roberta NaasJCK & LUXURY Atimelyperspective.com- Reed Jewelry GroupStephane BarraqueRussell PagliughiTimeless Distributions Marina B.David BonaparteMatthew RosenheimJewelers of America Tiny Jewel BoxDavid Bouffard CHAIRMAN EMERITUSSignet Jewelers Ltd. Steven KaiserKaiser Time Inc.Gannon BrousseauCOUTUREStephanie Evans GreeneHearts On Fire66 18TH ANNUAL GEM AWARDS'