Meet The Team:
The (J.A.S.) team includes specialists in commercial applications for internet sales portal placements, brand management, IT platform integrations, insurance industry risk management and sales, bank financing, bank mergers and acquisitions, equity capital, bank regulatory compliance, wholesale and retail jewelry industry.
Management and Advisory Team Includes:
is a fourth-generation jeweler of the wholesale and retail jewelry industry. He is the inventor of Diamond Inspector, the first internet based diamond and gemstone evaluation system based on the U.S. Patent issued to him in 2001, U.S. Patent # 6304853. Mr. Malnekoff has pioneered other financial services for the jewelry industry including Insure Jewelry Now, the first patent pending automated consumer jewelry insurance processing system. Jewelry Asset Services expands upon the original patent with new intellectual property and trade secrets that empowers high net worth important gemstone and jewelry acquisitions for high net worth investors. Commercial applications include supply chain internet jewelry sales and brand placement services, for the commercial jewelry industry and internet sales portals.
Dr. PL deSilva:
Dr. PL de Silva is an experienced international trade adviser with a global network developed over the last 25 years. He is currently, Director at the Institute for Strategic Studies and Democracy (ISSD) in Malta (2014 to the present). He is also Partner together with Lord Daniel Brennan QC, Admiral Norman Hayes (U.S. Navy - Retired) and Thomas Halikias (former UBS Managing Director) in Light Horse Partners LLC, a strategic business and security consulting firm in New York that includes trade finance, cyber security and global affairs. Previously, Dr. de Silva was Advisor to the CEO of Thani Investments LLC in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (2012-2015). He also served as First Officer, Executive Office of the Secretary General (EOSG) and Senior Adviser Global Impact for the United Nations in New York (2002-2005). Dr. de Silva serves as Adviser to Jewelry Asset Services on global sourcing, logistics and monetization of gemstones, diamonds, precious metals, and jewelry assets.
New York diamond manufacturer and wholesaler, previously involved with WB David & Co, former DeBeers DTC sightholders and diamond manufacturers for over 30 years. Mr. David helped launch The Leading Jewelers of The World trade association. He currently consults on internet brand sales and strategic sales initiatives.
John Holder: CEO of Executive Management & Consultants International LLC (EMCI)
Mr. Holder is an accountant with over 30 years of experience organizing and supporting client’s personal and business data accounting systems. Mr. Holder is a leader that guides his clients with his extensive technical background in establishing and maintaining business accounting systems for maximum profit. His business expertise applies to forecasting, budgeting, planning, financial
analysis, auditing, reporting, business practices and controls. He also advises his clients on international trade, investments, real estate and complex financial transactions. Mr. Holder advises the Jewelry Asset Services Team and clients with strategic investment and financial planning.
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Derrick Williams of Dirrect Connect Music Agency
Derrick Williams brings over 20 years of music industry relationships to the Celeb Services Team. Mr. Williams has extensive expertise in studio lab music production, music finance, music and video distribution, celebrity endorsement marketing, with may entertainment industry relationships.
David M. Szostak: Former Director of Marketing at Music Dealers
Mr. Szostak is currently the Director of Diamond Strategies LLC, a Chicago based technology consulting company. He is a data systems visionary, with expertise in innovating procedures in software development, integrating sales and partner resources, and managing complex worldwide product marketing campaigns. As the Director of Diamond Strategies LLC in Chicago, he has participated in many entrepreneurial technology companies including Music Dealers, as the Director of Marketing and Business Development.
is currently CEO of Swap-O-Rama, a Chicago based United States real estate management company. Mr. Preis was a practicing tax attorney and CPA, formerly with CJBS boutique accounting firm www.cjbs.com He began his professional career with the internal revenue service followed by serving as senior tax partner in three different international accounting firms including Touche Ross and Deloitte. He brings his experience to (J.A.S.) in corporate restructuring, estate and gift tax issues, structuring business acquisistions, real estate transactions & financial agreements.