Three Inducted Into JA ‘100 Club’

Jewelers of America (JA) recently inducted three member retailers into the JA 100 Club, which acknowledges members who have been in continuous operations for at least one century.

The new inductees are Nelson Coleman Jewelers, Towson, Md., established 1856; Brodkey’s Jewelers, Omaha, Neb., established 1880; and Starnes Jewelers, Albemarle, N.C., established 1898.

The new inductees will have their names engraved on the JA 100 Club Honor Roll on display at JA headquarters in New York. The total numbers of members in the club now stands at 81. To view the complete list, visit

Membership in the 100 Club is open to JA members only. To have your store considered for induction, call (800) 223-0673.