JBT Honors JM; Matthies joins JBT Board

Joel Matthies, chief information officer at Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co., accepted an award at a lunch in Midtown Manhattan from the Jewelers Board of Trade on behalf of its long-standing commitment to JBT. Matties also became a new member of the JBT Board of Directors.

“The Jewelers Board of Trade’s longevity and success for the past 125 years has been made possible by the support of members like Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, a member of JBT since 1933,” said Dione D. Kenyon, JBT president, JBT. “Jewelers Mutual has lent its executives to the service of our board over a long period of time, and is a significant user and contributor to all of our products and services.

“The Jewelers Board of Trade and Jewelers Mutual have shared a productive relationship for several decades,” Matthies said upon accepting the award. “We are privileged to work with the leadership and staff at JBT who consistently deliver valuable resources to the jewelry industry.”

JBT, a specialty information reporting service for jewelers, celebrated its 125th anniversary in New York City on March 23, 2009. Learn more about JBT, &&a href=”http://www.jewelersboard.com/”>http://www.jewelersboard.com/> and Jewelers Mutual at www.JewelersMutual.com &&a href=”http://www.JewelersMutual.com”>http://www.JewelersMutual.com>.