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    Super Moderator Senior Pearl-Guide.com Pearl Expert jshepherd's Avatar
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    Default Jennifer Heebner is the new Executive Director of the CPAA

    New York--The Cultured Pearl Association of America announced Thursday that longtime industry journalist Jennifer Heebner has been named part-time executive director, effective Jan. 1.

    The full article is here!

    In addition, CPAA President Aziz Basalely, owner of Eliko Pearl, announced that the 60-year-old nonprofit is relocating its offices from Providence, Rhode Island to New York. The move is being made “in the interest of growth and future opportunities,” the CPAA said.

    “CPAA is excited to usher in a new era and reinvigorated marketing efforts for pearls. The board is excited to watch Kathy and Jen’s bold, modern plans unfold,” Basalely said.






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    Congrats!!!!!!!! So exciting!!!!!!!!

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    What a great choice! Congratulations to Jennifer!
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    Congratulations to Jennifer, and the CPAA!
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    The CPAA is in great hands! ♥️
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    Wonderful. Congratulations, Jennifer!

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    Congrats Jennifer !!

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    Congratulations Jennifer and CPAA

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    Thanks for posting this Jeremy! And congratulations to Jennifer.
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