JNA Oct 2018

EVENTS JNA | 46 | OCT 2018 Industry leaders and pioneers gather to celebrate the success stories of the trade at the seventh edition of the JNA Awards The seventh annual JNA Awards, one of the most prestigious award programmes in the international jewellery and gemstone industry, revealed its Recipients at a glittering gala event held during the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair on September 17. J NA Awards announced its 2018 edition’s 15 Recipients across 12 award categories at a star-studded ceremony witnessed by prominent industry leaders and influencers. The 44 Honourees or finalists were also acknowledged during the gala event. Organised by UBM Asia, the JNA Awards is dedicated to the promotion and enhancement of excellence, leadership, innovation and best business practices in the jewellery and gemstone community. Prida Tiasuwan, chairman of Pranda Jewelry Public Co Ltd – PRANDA Group, was feted with the Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest accolade conferred by the JNA Awards. Prida is well known for his tireless effort in bringing Thailand-made jewellery to the forefront of the global market. His bold vision and revolutionary ideas not only contributed to the success of PRANDA Group, but also benefited the jewellery industry as a whole. JNA AWARDS 2018 RECOGNISES INDUSTRY FORERUNNERS AND GROUNDBREAKERS