David Gavin has been re-elected as the President of the Diamond Bourse of Canada
Toronto, May 20, 2014 — Elections were held at the Diamond Bourse of Canada on May 8, 2014, electing officers to the board of directors for a new 2 year term in office.
As a result, during the first meeting of the incoming DBC Board, the Executive Committee was elected and unchanged with the exception of David Gavin also serving as Treasurer. David Gavin was re-elected as President-Treasurer. Allen Shechtman was re-elected Vice President and Jeffrey Brenner was re-elected as Secretary. Others elected to the board of directors include: Greg Jacobson, Samuel Chmielash, and Sampat Poddar and past president Bhushan Vora.
David Gavin has served on the DBC board since its inception in 2009. He later assumed the office of Treasurer and served until his appointment to President in 2012 and subsequent re-election this year.
The new board is mainly comprised of members who have served on either the first or second board of directors and have been elected to return. 10 members stood in the elections vying for 7 positions with 1 new member Sam Chmielash winning a spot on the board.