The Accidental Jeweler

Chen, Shu-Ching Jean
September 2010
Forbes Asia;Sep2010, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p30
The article presents information on entrepreneur Ben Yen. Yen is into the business of designing and making diamond jewelry for 22 years and he earns a profit on 20-30 million dollars in annual sales. He used to play badminton for a club during which he came into contact with several jewelry merchants. Later, he took up courses in jewelry making and served apprenticeships. He got a boost in his career when his employer suggested that he should go for jewelry designing.


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