The California Jewelers Association elected James Orloff of
Orloff Jewelers in Fresno, Calif., CJA president for 2011.
Orloff succeeds Stuart Benjamin of Stuart Benjamin & Co.
Jewelry Designs in San Diego.
The CJA also elected David Hayman president elect, Brenda
Newman first vice president, Sarah Ashoori second vice president, and
Robert Marks treasurer.
“I’m thrilled to assume my new post and am most excited
about CJA’s new consumer-based website, the CaratDiet.com, that features the
best of celebrites and their red-carpet jewelry styles and trends, a diamond
buying guide, and, best of all for CJA members, a store locator,” Orloff said
in a statement.