Buffett Will Be Less Visible at Shareholder Festivities

Warren Buffett is going to be less visible during the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder weekend, which is continuing on with the trend that he and Charlie Munger, his longtime partner, have followed for a large number of years. Regardless, said one of the officers at Berkshire Hathaway, “He’s booked solid from Thursday to Sunday afternoon” and …

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Berkshire Hathaway to Sell Signature Diamonds During Shareholder Weekend

Every year during the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting held in Omaha, Nebraska, Borsheims Fine Jewelry and Gifts, owned by the Buffett, offers great promotions for those lucky enough to be in attendance. The store upped its stake this year for the May 3 meeting by providing shareholders a rare opportunity to buy a diamond inscribed …

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Buffett’s CEO Pick Took a Six Year Break before Making it to the Top

During the fall of 2004, CEO and president of Borsheims Jewelry, Susan Jacques, bumped into Karen Goracke while watching a soccer game. Up until 1998, Goracke had been one of Borsheims watch buyers. But she chose to leave in order to take better care of her family. “I said, ‘Why don’t you come back and …

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