David was trained in London, England to make jewelry from scratch under expert European Jewelers. He opened his first business in 1970.
Within five years of hard work and determination to make his mark, he had achieved the opening of 3 retail stores in London, including one in Hatton Garden (the British version of 47th Street in NYC which is the US Manufacturing and Diamond Center) and two others in Central London. Also, David had a thriving manufacturing business selling his one of a kind designs to retail jewelers throughout the UK. As a nationally known jewelry designer, he also regularly appraised antique, period and estate jewelry.
Looking for an opportunity to become more exposed to new and innovative jewelry ideas, David emigrated to the US in 1976. He brought his exceptional European and antique jewelry with him. David became certified by the Gemological Institute of America (The G.I.A. in 1977. His priority was educating himself with the American way of doing business and becoming a gemologist This involved traveling throughout the US participating in the estate jewelry show circuit to establish new contacts, build a reputation for his expertise in that field, buying and selling the jewelry he brought from Europe and also buying and selling the American estate jewelry via other antique jewelry dealers. This was achieved at the same time he developed his latest collection of original jewelry designs. After achieving the above, David settled in Miami. He opened his first US store in downtown Miami 1978 in The Seybold Building (the central building in the jewelry district in South Florida) It featured his original designs and his unique antique jewelry collection gathered while touring the various antique shows.
After two years in Miami, David moved to Delray Beach, Florida. Since that time, he has sold his original designs throughout the US and opened a store in downtown Delray Beach on Atlantic Avenue, then in Palm Beach on Worth Avenue. David now focuses on his full-service jewelry store in Boca Raton on Powerline Rd. serving the South Florida community on accurate and professional appraisals for the public, insurance companies, banks, attorneys, and is recognized by the judiciary as an expert witness for any jewelry related issues regarding current value, authenticity and origin, original custom jewelry designing for the clientele, the buying and selling of used, estate and unwanted diamonds, jewelry, precious stones, name brand watches and gold all in any condition, David achieved this advanced level of expertise via 50 years of buying selling and appraising jewelry on a day to day basis both here in the US and Europe.
He now offers this expert knowledge to you