24 Karat Fun

On Oct. 8, the Jewelers 24 Karat Club of Southern California boogied down at the Beverly Hills Hotel for its 72nd Annual Dinner Dance.

(Above) Rising Star Award winner Jen Cullen Williams with husband Brad (c.); her parents, Mark and Mary Ann Cullen; and his parents, Paul and Linda Williams


Excellence in Service Award honoree Mary Todd-McGinnis of Ben Bridge Jeweler with her husband, John McGinnis


GIA’s Judi Shechter, Kathryn Kimmel, and Kimberly Overlin 


Omi Privé’s Niveet Nagpal (second from l.) and his wife, Jeena, with GIA’s Bev Hori and her husband, Art Uyeda


Excellence in Service Award honoree Nikhil Jhaveri of Jhaveri Diamond Corp., A&Z Pearls’ Avi Raz, and L.K. Imports’ Rajiv Agrawal


Designer Allison Neumann and GIA’s Craig Danforth


Amanda Bilberry of Jogani Beverly Hills and designer Evelyn Huang of Evelyn H. Jewelry 


Henderson Collection’s Lecil Henderson; GemFind’s Alex Fetanat and his wife, Nasim Fetanat; and NPD Group’s Desiree Hanson


Omi Privé’s Manos Phoundoulakis (c.) with Carlos and Maggie Luszek of Servis & Taylor in Brentwood, Calif.