JBT holds annual elections

The Jewelers Board of Trade, Warwick, R.I., named its officers and board directors at the company’s annual meeting on Feb. 16.

Phyllis Bergman, Mercury Ring Corp., Englewood, N.J. was named to the JBT Board of Directors.

Board officers to serve a one-year term as follows:

Chairman: Michael J. Poissant, B.A. Ballou & Co., Inc., E. Providence
First Vice-Chairman: F. Daniel Pharr, Hoover & Strong, Inc., Richmond, Virg.
Second Vice-Chairman: Harvey W. O’Conor, Findings, Inc., Keene, N.H.
President, Secretary: Dione D. Kenyon
Assistant Secretary: Brenda M. Pimentel
Treasurer: Alisa D. Dumond

Re-elected to the Board for a period of two years are:

Michael J. Barnacle, Leach & Garner Co., Inc., N. Attleboro, Mass.
Nancy Brewer, Nancy Brewer and Co., (Inc.), Culver City, Calif.
Brian D. Fleming, Carla Corporation, E. Providence, R.I.
Al Gerstein, M. Fabrikant & Sons, Inc., New York, N.Y.
Michael L. Kaplan, Rocket Jewelry Box, Inc.,Bronx, N.Y.
Darin L. Kath, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co., Neenah, Wisc.
James J. Lazarus, L. & R. Manufacturing Co., Kearny, N.J.
Anna Martin, ABN Amro Bank, New York
Harvey W. O’Conor, Findings, Inc., Keene, N.H.
Avi Raz, A & Z Pearls, Inc., Los Angeles
Richard H. Smith, Stern-Leach Co. (Inc.), Attleboro, Mass.

Howard M. Kilguss, Providence, was named to the JBT Advisory Board for two years.