Former Jewelry Industry Professional Opens B&B

After a 30-year career in the fine jewelry industry, award-winning jewelry designer Melanie Boudar, general manager, Steven Lee Designs, Hawaii, and 20-year-veteran diamond/gem buyer and production manager, Kabana Inc., Albuquerque, N.M., has opened a newly built bed-and-breakfast inn, Bamboo Orchid Cottage, situated in a tropical rainforest just outside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. She is currently offering all jewelry industry professionals a 10 percent discount on stays of two days or longer. For more information, visit