GEMFIELDS APPOINTS NEW COMMUNICATIONS AND PR MANAGER
Gemfields, the world’s largest coloured gemstone producer, has appointed Pia Tonna as Corporate Communications and PR Manager. Pia’s career has been focused in the luxury goods industry having previously worked in communication roles for the Chanel Corporation, Paul Smith and her own company, Piatonna. Pia’s role will be to manage corporate communications in London and the countries in which Gemfields operates in (Zambia, Mozambique and Madagascar) with the aim of generating demand and educating the trade and consumers on rare coloured gemstones. She will report to Anna Haber, Director of Global Marketing.
Gemfields, the pioneers in ethical and environmentally-responsible mining of coloured gems, are currently focused on emeralds and amethysts from Zambia and rubies from Mozambique.