February, 2014….Gerald Peters Gold Mine is pleased to announce the hiring of Richard Wubnig as the jewelry store’s Director of Sales.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Richard Wubnig has spent his professional career helping couples celebrate their lives together. Richard has over 15 years of professional experience within the jewelry industry and before he joined the team at Gerald Peters Gold Mine, he managed multiple jewelry boutiques throughout New York City including Michael C. Fina, where he served as Director of Sales.
A graduate of the Gemological Institute of America, Richard has been honored throughout his career as one of the top sales associates in the country. For four consecutive years, the Platinum Guild has celebrated Richard as the top seller of platinum engagement rings and wedding bands in the world. Richard has been honored by Hearts On Fire as an HOF Champion for several consecutive years, making him one of the top 30 sales associates in the world.
“Richard will be focusing on sharing his vast array of knowledge to build an impeccable sales team so that Gerald Peters Gold Mine can offer our customer the best experience when celebrating each milestone of their lives. Our Hearts on Fire line of diamonds is exclusive to Gold Mine, being the only Staten Island store that carries it. This unique line of jewelry, as well as Tacori and others give our customers magnificent choices when looking to invest in a quality piece of jewelry,” said Jerry Amerosi, owner of Gerald Peters Gold Mine and Pandora, both in the Staten Island Mall. Jerry recently opened an additional Pandora store in Ocean County, New Jersey.
“It's the people I meet through his work, though, that keeps me motivated each day; like every engagement ring, their stories are unique, exciting and beautiful, “ said Mr. Wubnig
Richard currently resides in Annadale, Staten Island with his wife Nicole and their three children, Brianna, Ricky and Charlie.