Gina D'Onofrio is the fine jewelry Director at Heritage Auctions, Beverly Hills, CA.
Having worked in the retail, auction and manufacturing sectors of the jewelry industry since 1989. Her experience encompasses jewelry design and production, appraisals, buying and selling of contemporary, antique and period jewelry, sales and management.
Prior to joining Heritage, Gina operated an independent gemological laboratory, appraisal service and consulting firm and has been catering to private individuals, banks, trusts, non profit organizations, insurance companies, legal firms and the jewelry trade in the greater Los Angeles area.
Gina received her Master Gemologist Appraiser® designation, upon completion of appraisal studies, written and practical examinations and peer appraisal report review with the American Society of Appraisers. In addition, she was awarded the Certified Mater Appraiser designation with the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers.
In 2013 Gina received Los Angeles Magazine's coveted "Best in LA" award for her Jewelry Appraisal Services.
She conducts presentations and speeches about appraisal and jewelry related topics to private and corporate groups in the Los Angeles area. Gina is currently serving as Gems and Jewelry Education Chair for the American Society of Appraisers and co-instructor for their Principals of Valuation Course - GJ202: Appraising Gems & Jewelry for Insurance Coverage.
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