Hinesburg jeweler consultant Phillip Bosen of Bosen Associates has completed the annual American Gem Society recertification exam.
The exam was developed to maintain professional credentials, demonstrating ongoing commitment to consumer protection through continued education and upholding the high ethical standards. It covers topics on gemology, business, technology, legal regulations and more.
Bosen also is the only Vermonter to have completed the additional requirements to be a Certified Gemologist Appraiser, which he earned in 2000. Bosen is the founding president of the Vermont AGS Guild and the Vermont chapter of the the Gemological Institute of America Alumni Group. The American Gem Society is a nonprofit trade association.