50-Year Anniversary - July 1, 2010

Posted on Thursday, July 1st, 2010 at 7:45 am by Darla

Lantzville, B.C. - Keller's Jewellers is celebrating 50 years in business! The doors opened in May 1960 in downtown Nanaimo under the name "Nanaimo House and Gifts" with Bruno Keller as principal owner. Bruno's son, Joe Keller, obtained his degree as a Certified Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of Amerca in 1986 and thereafter ran the business as Keller's Jewellers Ltd. Keller's Jewellers now calls home in downtown Lantzville, B.C.

To celebrate 60 years in business, Keller's had a special in-store event on July 2 and 3, 2010. Free hot dogs and refreshments were provided to all those that stopped by to say hi on Saturday, July 3 2010.