May 14, 2001
WDC to Hold Session at JCK Las Vegas
The World Diamond Council will hold an informational session during the JCK Show in Las Vegas on Sunday, June 3. The session will begin at 9 a.m. in room 104 at the Sands Convention Center and is open to all members of the jewelry industry.
Eli Izhakoff, chairman of WDC, will present a summary of the Council's activities and involvement. WDC Executive Director Matthew Runci will present an update on the Council's initiatives to create a workable, enforceable, practical legislative solution to the conflict diamond issue. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentations.
WDC is a diamond industry coalition with the goal of eliminating the flow of conflict diamonds into the legitimate markets of the world. For more information on WDC's activities and initiatives, see the recent news headlines in our conflict diamond archive.
- by Julia M. Duncan