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August 26, 2020

Spotlight: New Herff Jones jewelry launch ‘most meaningful’ of Product Manager Jolee Huber’s career

Since Spring 2019, Herff Jones Jewelry Product Manager Jolee Huber has spent her working days researching and developing a new line of class jewelry for high school students.Now, those new products — including a new product category for the 100-year-old company — are about to drop. And Huber is ecstatic for …

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February 6, 2020

Herff Jones Adds Strategy And Transformation Leader Andrew Checketts To Executive Lineup

Vice President Role is Latest Appointment to the Company’s Senior Management TeamINDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 5, 2020 — Herff Jones, a division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services designed to inspire achievement and create memorable experiences for students, has announced the addition of Andrew …

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October 22, 2019

VARSITY BRANDS APPOINTS STEVE DOWN AS PRESIDENT OF HERFF JONES

DALLAS and INDIANAPOLIS (October 22, 2019) – Varsity Brands, the market leader in team sports, school spirit and achievement recognition, today announced that Steve Down has joined the company’s Herff Jones business division as President, effective immediately. He will be based in Herff Jones’ home market in Indianapolis and report …

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October 15, 2019

HERFF JONES AND CONFERENCE CAROLINAS ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE CHAMPIONSHIP RING PARTNERSHIP

Herff Jones has been named the exclusive provider of championship rings for the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas in a four-year deal.

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October 8, 2019

Spotlight: David DeCosta Celebrates 35 Years as Jewelry Designer for Herff Jones

When you ask Senior Jewelry Designer David DeCosta to describe the most memorable pieces he has designed over the course of his 35-year-career at Herff Jones, he will tell you about far more than what meets the eye.He will likely tell you about designing back-to-back championship rings in 2007: The …

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October 7, 2019

HERFF JONES CELEBRATES NATIONAL CLASS RING DAY ON OCT. 9

A day dedicated to wearing your class ring with pride and sharing the experiences it representsINDIANAPOLIS (October 7, 2019) – Get your class rings polished! Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services, is celebrating its annual National Class …

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September 28, 2019

HERFF JONES AND AUBURN UNIVERSITY UNVEIL FINAL FOUR RING

Basketball team receives one-of-a-kind ring during special on-field halftime ceremonyINDIANAPOLIS (September 28, 2019) – Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the premier provider of championship rings for all level of athletics, is proud to unveil Auburn University’s NCAA 2019 Final Four ring. Herff Jones and Auburn University …

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August 27, 2019

HERFF JONES AND THE SOUTHERN CONFERENCE ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE CHAMPIONSHIP RING PARTNERSHIP

Five-year, all champ agreement includes all 10 SoCon institutions.INDIANAPOLIS (August 27, 2019) – Herff Jones, an achievement division of Varsity Brands and the leading provider of graduation and educational products and services, has been named the exclusive provider of championship rings for the NCAA Division I Southern Conference (SoCon) in …

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July 18, 2019

Spotlight: Alan Gray on the Importance of a Customer Insights Engine

Alan Gray has been at Herff Jones for just over a year, but in that short time he’s managed to unlock some key findings in support of the organization’s journey to get to know the customers it serves.In May 2018, Gray was hired to launch the Herff Jones customer insights …

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April 22, 2019

Earth Day Spotlight: The Employee behind Herff Jones’ Diploma Frame Sustainability Initiatives

Some of the earliest memories Peter Molin has of his childhood are ones spent outdoors climbing and “talking to trees” with his uncle, who taught him to appreciate nature and all of its beauty.Now, as a father of two and the plant manager of Herff Jones’ diploma frame production facility, …

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