Chris Smith and AGL to be honored with the "Excellence in Gemology Award" by the IDCA

Dear Friends of AGL,


We are delighted to announce that Christopher Smith and American Gemological Laboratories are being honored with the “Excellence in Gemology Award” by the Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association (IDCA).  See below.


You do not need to be a member to attend the event and/or submit a congratulatory advertisement to be included in the IDCA Annual Gala Awards Night program. Please see the attached document for instructions.



American Gemological Laboratories (AGL)




Sub: IDCA’s Prestigious Annual Tucson Gala


February 4th, 2016 - AGTA Gem Fair


Dear Friends,

We take great pleasure to inform you that IDCA’s signature 32nd Annual Tucson Gala will be held on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 during the AGTA Gem Show at the Marriott University Park Hotel in Tucson.

The Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association, New York, has a long tradition of honoring key industry persons and organizations that have made a meaningful contribution to the industry and social endeavors at our annual awards ceremonies in Tucson and Las Vegas. 

American Gemological Laboratories is the recipient of the “Excellence in Gemology” Award at this year’s event.  The award is in recognition of their exceptional services and upholding the integrity and ethics on gemstone identification in the industry. 

Our event is well attended by key industry leaders, jewelers and manufacturers and we are very happy to extend an invitation to you and your colleagues to share in this celebration to honor American Gemological Laboratories and Mr. Christopher Smith. 

Attached please find the information on the various sponsorship categories available for your convenience.  Kindly note the deadline for submission of any artwork is January 21st, 2016.  Please contact our office for any further information at


We look forward to welcoming you at our event. 


With warm regards,

Ashok K. Sancheti



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New York, NY 10036.
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