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About Prestige Pawn and Jewelry

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Our Mission

Welcome to Prestige Pawn and Jewelry, your trusted destination for exceptional service and unparalleled expertise in Spring Hill, Florida.

At Prestige Pawn and Jewelry, we are committed to providing a superior customer experience built on integrity, transparency, and professionalism. Our mission is simple: to empower our clients by offering fair evaluations, competitive rates, and personalized solutions tailored to their individual needs.

Diamond Engagement Ring Advice

Led by a team of seasoned professionals with extensive knowledge in the fields of jewelry, watches, precious metals, and more, we stand as authorities in the industry. Whether you’re looking to sell, buy, or pawn, rest assured that you’re in capable hands. Our experts combine expertise with a passion for customer satisfaction, ensuring that each interaction exceeds expectations.

Diamond Expert and Experience

If you are seeking expert advice on diamonds, owners Christopher and Lenore are a husband-and-wife duo that share extensive knowledge from business management to jewelry design with over 25 years of experience.

With their passion for jewelry leading the way, they have acquired a wealth of knowledge in gemology and coin counterfeit detection.  They both have graduated from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in New York City and are registered on the GIA website as alumni.  Check the GIA retailer lookup page for more information.

Their extensive knowledge and experience are what set these pawn and jewelry shop owners apart in the industry, making them highly sought-after jewelers and trusted experts.

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Christopher Romano

GIA Graduate Gemologist and Diamond Expert

When it comes to gems and jewelry, there’s no one better to turn to than Christopher, our GIA, Graduate Gemologist at Prestige Pawn and Jewelry.  Christopher’s journey into the world of jewelry began his pursuit of precious stone expertise in the mid-90s.

After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, he continued his education at the world-renowned Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in New York City. This degree requires extensive training only available on campus in the Gemological Institutes Laboratory.  

Christopher has over 25 years of experience evaluating jewelry and pawnbroking in New York City’s famous Diamond District.

Whether you’re looking for the perfect engagement ring or need expert advice on gemstone identification, Christopher is here to help. Visit us at Prestige Pawn and Jewelry and let us guide you on a journey through the captivating world of precious stones and metals!  You may be interest in reading Our Diamond Buying Guide

Lenore Romano

GIA Graduate of Jewelry Design, Accredited Jewelry Professional and ANA Certified Numismatic Scholar

Meet Nora our jewelry designer and counterfeit coin expert. Nora’s journey in the field of gemology began with her decision to pursue a degree in Jewelry Design and Accredited Jewelry Professional also from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in New York City. 

Nora’s passion for gems extends beyond just jewelry. She is also fascinated by the art of coin collecting and the historical significance behind these pieces. To further expand her knowledge in this area, Nora obtained certificates from The American Numismatics Association on coins counterfeit detection.

This additional skill set allows her to identify and authenticate rare coins, ensuring that her clients receive genuine and valuable pieces.