Staff of Urban Jewelers
This is the team, with over 120 combined years of experience, that makes up the heart of Urban Jewelers. They are carrying on the same traditions and principles that Urban Jewelers was originally founded on: Knowledge, Professionalism, Quality and Service.
Mark Urban – Owner and Master Goldsmith
Mark has over 35 years of experience in design work, wax model making, fabrication and all types of diamond and gemstone setting. Apprenticing under his dad, Stanley Urban, Mark says, “I learned the right way to make jewelry”. His favorite aspect of the jewelry business? “…working closely with my clients to achieve a piece of jewelry reflective of their tastes and personalities”.
Mark and his wife and co-worker, Cheryl, have been married since 1982. He loves old English motorcycles, American muscle cars, movies, martinis and good cigars!
Cheryl B. Urban – Graduate Gemologist G.I.A.
Cheryl has worked full time with Urban Jewelers since 1984. She completed her GIA (Gemological Institute of America) studies in 1997, receiving her Graduate Gemologist diploma. She prides herself in being able to interpret her clients visions and guide them in their decisions. She is not only responsible for sales and appraisals, but marketing, advertising, displays, inventory and accounting, as well.
Cheryl has been happily married to Mark since 1982. Her hobbies include traveling, especially in the Caribbean, gardening and reading.
Tom Veasey – Goldsmith, Designer and Store Manager
Tom has been working at Urban Jewelers since 1977. He showed an interest in the jewelry business after his buddy from grade school, Mark, got involved. Tom enjoys the diversity of his clients along with the endless opportunities he has to express himself through his work.
Tom has been married to his wife, Lisa, since 1989 and they now have two children, Evan and Elaina. Tom enjoys spending time with his family and cooking.