The story of JR Colombian Emeralds all began when Jorge Rodriguez was in his native Colombia. Having a family that is in the business he was constantly surrounded by the glimmering green stones.Always learning and wanting to do more with these wonderful stones he decided to leave Colombia for the United States he did so in the early 90's. After already having many connections he decided to plant roots in Jupiter, Florida. And that is where he opened his store. With a few family memebrs and close friends his dream of having his own business happened. His exquisite stones come from the best mines in Colombia, Chivor, Muzo, Cosquez and La Pita. Colombia is known for having the worlds best emeralds. With mnay of the stones being exhibited in some of the most famous of museums worldwide. Now JR Colombian emeralds is the ONLY Wholesaler of Colombian Emeralds in Florida. His emeralds and jewelry are sold to jewelers, hobbyists, rock hounds and the emerald lover. With his vast knowledge and passion for the stones it's a story that spells success!