Meet Our Staff

Amyn Ike Lalani

Amyn "Ike" Lalani has been in the jewelry business for over a decade. In that time, he has managed a number of stores under the Signature Diamonds umbrella and helped thousands of customers find the perfect piece of jewelry - both for themselves and their loved ones. As the general manager of all the Signatures Diamonds stores, he tours jewelry shows around the country taking notes of the finest new pieces of jewelry and the latest trends in gold, diamonds, and watches. If you are looking for newest trend in jewelry or the perfect gift, stop by and ask Ike a question.

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W. Wayne Pugh

Wayne is a people person! He loves to share stories about his adventures in over 61 nations and his church's humanitarian work all over the world. Wayne and his wife of 38 years have 3 children and 3 incredible grandkids. He has held his Minister's License since he was 16 years old. Wayne is an Advocate for Genetic DNA Senior Cancer Screenings. He also is a Certified Diamontologist by DCA in 2017. Wayne will be happy to introduce you to the perfect timepiece, bridal set, or an exceptional accessory!
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Matt Jones

Matt Jones has been in the jewelry business for a number of years and has built his expertise by working with a number of corporations. He began his career as part of the management team of Zales Corporation before joining the Signature Diamonds umbrella of stores a number of years ago with Treasures Jewelry. Since 2007, he has worked at the Signature Diamonds Galleria Knoxville location and has built a loyal following of customers who value his special expertise. Matt is especially enthusiastic about all things watches, so if you have a question about the perfect timepiece-from the prestigious Citizen Eco-Drive to the Bulova Swiss movement-stop by and talk to Matt!
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Nicole Dillon

Originally from Charlotte, NC, Nicole fell in love with the East Tennessee mountains and moved to Knoxville with her family. She has over 21 years in retail sales and over 10 years of jewelry sales experience. Nicole was the Brand Ambassador for Alex & Ani in a previous market for over 3 years. She demonstrates a high level of care with connecting customers with perfect merchandise! Nicole is a Certified Diamontologist by DCA in 2009 and Certified by GIA in 2014. Let her know what you want for you engagement, graduation, or for a special someone and she will he happy to pair you up with the perfect jewelry!

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