Jack Abraham, the founder of Jack Abraham the Precious Collection, has been in the Gem and Jewelry business since 1962. From the beginning his passion for gemstones was evident, as he specialized in loose rubies, sapphires and emeralds. In 1979 Precious Gem Resources, Inc. was founded and his inventory evolved into including magnificent one-of-a-kind masterpieces as well.
Mr. Abraham searches the world for the finest top quality rubies, sapphires and emeralds, and specializes in the rarest gemstones ranging from medium to top quality rubies from 2 to 20 carats, and sapphires from 4 to 70 carats. He imports rubies from Burma, Thailand, Vietnam and Madagascar; Sapphires from Kashmir, Burma, Ceylon and Madagascar; and Emeralds from Colombia, Zambia and Brazil. His extensive knowledge make Jack Abraham the forerunner in providing high end gems, and his invaluable experience and advice has been sought to be printed in industry magazines and prestigious periodicals such as Gems & Gemology, National Jeweler, JCK, Professional Jeweler, National Geographic, Forbes, Barron's, Financial Planner and Time Magazine. Mr. Abraham's expertise and gorgeous gemstone collections have also been printed in several "How to Buy" Gems and Jewelry informational books.
Every gemstone purchased and sold by Jack Abraham the Precious Collection passes through an in-depth analysis of color, hue, clarity, cut, origin, enhancement, texture, zoning, brilliance, secondary color, negative modifying colors, etc., and most importantly how all these variables impact the look and value of the gemstone.
In addition to Mr. Abraham's wealth of knowledge, it's his professionalism, trust and integrity that have attributed to Jack Abraham the Precious Collection growth and respect in the industry. His resume includes being a founding member and organizer of the American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) and served as a Senior Vice President; he was Chairman of the committee that formulated AGTA's Code of Ethics, Business Practices and Professional Conduct; he was the First Chairman of the AGTA Ethics Committee and held the same position again on it's 10th Anniversary; he is a member of the American Gem Society (AGS) and Jewelers Vigilance Committee.
When you work with Jack Abraham the Precious Collection to find the perfect gemstone or piece of jewelry, you not only have access to the largest and most extensive precious gemstone collection, you are also getting the knowledge and passion of over 40 years of experience in the Gem and Jewelry industry.