Member Spotlight by Tery Vari, Vice President, Diamonds Direct Columbus
Since 1995, we have completely changed the landscape of fine jewelry retail by simply eliminating the middleman and selling diamonds directly to the end customer for far less than traditional jewelry stores.
Tell us about your company’s mission and values.
The Diamonds Direct experience is born from our signature approach to selection and customer service. Our mission to provide a no risk-shopping environment. Diamonds Direct is dedicated to giving back to the communities we call home. In 2004, The Diamonds Direct Foundation was established to provide support to local nonprofit organizations, with special emphasis on Women and Children’s philanthropies.
What are the services you use the most (or are looking forward to using) from the Columbus Chamber?
Simply becoming active members of the community.
How do you stay engaged with trends that you see in your industry?
We stay engaged through all of our social media outlets and keeping up with what our designers are putting out.
What is your company culture like?
We are Rhinos! Hard charging and thick skinned. Work hard, play hard.
What does it take to be a successful employee at your company?
Must have a business owner mentality, not an employee mentality.
What makes Columbus such a great place to do business?
Being an Ohio State graduate, I am excited to bring this unique concept to Columbus. The city has had tremendous growth and the savvy shoppers will understand our awesome value.