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American Gem Society and AGS Laboratories Welcomes New Director of Technology

Thursday, June 25, 2020  
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Justin MooreAmerican Gem Society and AGS Laboratories are excited to announce that Justin Moore has joined the team as our new Director of Technology.

Justin will direct the organizations’ technological vision by overseeing research and development, IT operations, infrastructure, and engineering.

Justin joins the team with more than a decade of experience in information technology. Most recently, he spent over eight years at Anthem, Inc., where he architected and developed complex enterprise systems and led technology-based process improvement initiatives. Justin received his Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles at the age of 17.

Justin is very excited about helping us fulfill the mission of the American Gem Society and AGS Laboratories, and says he, "looks forward to implementing new and innovative technology to help transform our organization to the next level."

His experience has already influenced enterprise-level enhancements in the backend of Only My Diamond®. We'll be discussing those achievements more in the upcoming months as we continue to make advancements in that technology.

Justin's expertise and leadership will help us ensure we are always providing the very best products and services we can, by adapting leading technological tools and platforms to help us maintain our high standards of diamond grading and research and development.


Mission Statement

The American Gem Society (AGS) is a nonprofit trade association of fine jewelry professionals dedicated to setting, maintaining and promoting the highest standards of ethical conduct and professional behavior through education, accreditation, recertification of its membership, gemological standards, and gemological research.

The Society is committed to providing educational products to inform and protect the consumer and to contributing to the betterment of the trade by creating industry standards to protect the jewelry-buying public and the fine jewelry industry as a whole.

AGS Laboratories, founded to support the AGS mission, is a nonprofit diamond grading laboratory with a mission of consumer protection. Adhering to the AGS Diamond Grading Standards, AGS Laboratories is dedicated to offering diamond grading reports that provide consistency and accuracy based on science.

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