Boston Jewelers Club Elects New President

IndependentsJan 05, 2022

Boston Jewelers Club Elects New President

GSM Metals’ Ashley Cimini Singh took over the role from jeweler Rick Romano.

Boston—The Boston Jewelers Club, a fine jewelry membership organization that’s been around for more than 130 years, will start off the new year with a new president. 

The BJC elected Ashley Cimini Singh, president of GSM Metals Inc. in Cranston, Rhode Island, as president for a two-year term. 

She succeeds Rick Romano, the president of independent retailer Charles Frederick Jewelers in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. 

Singh has served on the board of the BJC for six years, including two as vice president. She brings her expertise and vast experience to the role, the club said in a news release.

Matt Khatib, secretary/treasurer of M.K. Benatti Jewelers in Newburyport, Massachusetts, was elected BJC vice president.

Established in 1888, the BJC meets twice a year at Boston-area restaurants to network and socialize. 

Members pay annual dues of $325, and membership is open to all who work or service the jewelry trade. 

 Related stories will be right here … 
Michelle Graffis the editor-in-chief at National Jeweler, directing the publication’s coverage both online and in print.

The Latest

Recorded WebinarsJan 14, 2022
Watch: What Will 2022 Bring?

Sherry Smith, Peter Smith and Edahn Golan join Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff and try to answer the question, how long will the party last?

EditorsJan 14, 2022
See a Few of Betty White’s Best Jewelry Looks

Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff celebrates the Golden Girl’s jewelry style ahead of what would’ve been her 100th birthday.

TrendsJan 14, 2022
All About Megan Fox’s Engagement Ring from Machine Gun Kelly

Designed by Stephen Webster, it’s a ring-stack take on the toi et moi style.

Brought to you by
Melee the Show Launches Tucson Event, Returns to New York in 2022

The boutique tradeshow, happening first in Tucson then New York City, brings together upscale designers from around the world.

GradingJan 14, 2022
GIA Names Anna Martin SVP for Institute, Industry Relations

She previously served as its senior vice president of business development and beneficiation.

Weekly QuizJan 13, 2022
This Week’s Quiz
Test your knowledge of the latest jewelry news with this quick test.
Take the Quiz
TrendsJan 14, 2022
Piece of the Week: Made by Malyia’s Plunging Ocean Wave Hoops

Combining thoughtful design and wearability, they were a standout of 2021.

SourcingJan 13, 2022
Part of the Red Beryl Mine Is Producing Again, One Owner Says

Red Emerald Inc., which is under new ownership, started mining at the Utah site last spring.

Brought to you by
Rare & Forever Can Help You Tell A New Story At The Counter And Close More Sales!

A.I. technology is revolutionizing the jewelry business through more accurate and consistent diamond grading.

MajorsJan 13, 2022
Robbins Brothers’ Management Buys Back Company

The jewelry store chain was sold to a private equity firm as part of bankruptcy proceedings in 2009.