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JBT Appoints New Chairman

Mar 21, 2018 7:51 AM   By Rapaport News
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RAPAPORT... The Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT) has appointed Michael Kaplan as chairman, replacing Todd Wolleman, the group said last week.

Kaplan (pictured) has been involved in the JBT for 20 years, and was previously first vice chairman of the board.

“We are very excited to have Mike as our chairman and look forward to his oversight and guidance,” said JBT president Richard Weisenfeld. “Mike brings to the table tremendous experience working with JBT and many other industry organizations.”

Kaplan is president of Rocket Jewelry Box, a New York-based jewelry packaging and display company. He has served on the board of Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America (MJSA), as well as the New York 24K Club, the Plumb Club and the Women’s Jewelry Association.
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