JNA Awards received about 100 highly qualified entries from 13 countries and regions this year. Thirty-five shortlisted candidate serving their best in the gemstone and jewellery industry were recognised by JNA while eighteen awardees across 10 categories were revealed in an exclusive ceremony by JNA (Jewellery News Asia).
JNA Awards is known to recognise and promote companies and individuals who are doing great work in the gemstone and jewellery industry. JNA appreciates and encourages the best business practices, brilliant leadership, innovative thinking and successful sustainable and socially responsible strategies.
The judging panel at JNA Awards 2017 expressed, “KGK Group, a multinational corporation involved in the mining, sourcing, manufacturing and distribution of coloured gemstones, diamonds and jewellery, has mastered the art of balancing its business. Because of its vertically integrated mines-to-retail operations model, KGK made a distinct mark in the gemstone and jewellery industry by offering competitive advantages. It invests heavily on technology and innovation to meet its promise of providing high quality and value, and fast-delivery cycles to customers. KGK’s fully digitised design and manufacturing processes have helped create a seamless flow of production from the use of 3D CAD/CAM tools and laser cutting, soldering and setting, to fire assay testing and pressure setting. Its creative team, composed of talented jewellers, follows a technical workflow that involves customised designs.”
The KGK Group is thankful to JNA Awards for appreciating innovation and excellence in gemstone and jewellery industry. Promising excellence, the group focuses on investing in technology and innovation for the best outputs.