Marc Choyt is President and co-founder of Reflective Jewelry, established in 1995. Since 2009, he worked to bring fairtrade gold into the US and in April, 2015, Reflective Jewelry has been (unfortunately) the only certified Fairtrade Gold jeweler in the USA. His company has focused on ethically sourced, handmade designer jewelry since 1995. He has published numerous articles in trade and consumer publications and has worked as an anti-mining activist stopping a gold mine in his home town of Santa Fe, NM.
Marc and his company have won awards over the years, from both industry and government. In 2013, he was recognized as one his states leaders in sustainability practices and in 2014, his company was honored by the City of Santa Fe for its triple bottom line practices.