The Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) has appointed Marco Miserendino as chairman of its board of directors, it said Monday.
Miserendino (pictured) is the vice president and managing director of Montreal jewelry store Bijouterie Italienne, which he co-owns with his sister, Paola Miserendino. He is also an Independent Jewellers Organization Master Jeweller.
Other members of the board include past co-chairmen Umesh Shah of RJB Diamonds and Stephen Cole of Spicer Cole Fine Jewellers, as well as first vice chairwoman Lena Nazzaro from Gucci Watch & Jewellery and second vice chairman Kevin Kaye of Citizen Watch Co.
Miserendino will hold the position for the 2018-19 term.