Gitanjali subsidiary, Jewellery Marketing Company, presented tennis championVenus Williams with a diamond encrusted tennis ball to honor her victory at the 2007 Wimbledon tennis championships.
Jewellery Marketing Company chief executive officer, Nehal Modi, presented Williams with the ball --with the 4,300 diamonds covering it-- at a ceremony in New York.
“Venus Williams is a style icon all over the world. The youth try to emulate her not just on the tennis court but also off it,” said Mehul Choksi, CEO of Gitanjali. “The love and passion that she has for her game are in line with the Gitanjali Group's zeal to make the best jewelry which has a universal appeal.”
India-based Gitanjali Group has the licensee rights to develop and market jewelry under the Wimbledon brand.