Entrepreneurs by passion. Experts by education and experience. Wanderlust has driven them to learn, implement new ideas, participate and share life's experiences and marvel in our earth's beauty. This is the essence of Atlas.
Anna Jankowiak is a graduate gemmologist, who holds an FGA from the Gemmological Association of Great Britain. The FGA is considered the world’s most coveted gemmological diploma program with scientific rigorous training. Anna is a past conference Chair of the CGA (Canadian Gemmological Association and Professor of Gemmology, Diamond grading, Physics and Chemistry at George Brown College. She started her career in jewellery behind the bench designing and appraising jewelry for a renowned Canadian jewelry store.
Mark Graydon Chiarella is a serial entrepreneur with a diverse business background which started with his first start-up at 21 years old. Several companies later from diverse backgrounds in the hyper competitive industries of wireless communications, direct marketing, wholesale distribution of consumer electronics and now luxury goods, he brings a proven track record of business and marketing skills to Atlas. He is driven by a passion to find better ways to achieve objectives, to study the best of cultures, languages and the best of people.