P.R. Pioneers Honored

Lloyd Jaffe and Manny Cohen, the two guiding forces behind the American Diamond Industry Association, for years America’s preeminent diamond public relations group, were honored recently by the Diamond Manufacturers and Importers Association of America. DMIA president Ronald J. Friedman presented the pair with a plaque that recognized their work in “promoting the highest ideals of honesty and integrity through the diamond industry.” Gareth Penny, managing director of De Beers, also sent his congratulations.