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American Gem Society Names New CEO

Dec 11, 2016 5:50 AM   By Rapaport News
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RAPAPORT... The American Gem Society (AGS) promoted Katherine Bodoh to chief executive officer, effective March 1.

Bodoh (pictured), currently the organization’s deputy executive director, will succeed Ruth Batson, who announced her retirement in February.

Bodoh was previously director of commercial lines marketing and industry relations at Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, where her role involved liaising between Jewelers Mutual and the AGS’s guilds.

Batson will remain at the AGS until the end of May to help with a smooth transition.
Tags: AGS, American Gem Society, appointments, Jewelers Mutual, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company , Katherine Bodoh, Rapaport News, Ruth Batson
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