Emmillio worked as an independent gemological consultant offering gemological services to small scale diamond and emerald miners in Zambia from 1989 through 2001.
In 2002 Emmillio moved to New York and worked for Independent Gemological Laboratories as a gemologist. In 2005 he joined Family & Co. Jewelers as a Gemologist responsible for appraisals and gemstone identification and grading. He recently completed the American Gem Society appraisal certification program and was certified as a Gemologist (CG) and Gemologist Appraisers (CGA).
As a part of the Family & Co. Jewelers team of professionals, he ensures that our esteemed customers receive detailed and professionally prepared appraisal report that reflects each customer's particular appraisal purpose, such as: insurance, estimate to replace, estate, liquidation, dissolution of marriage (divorce), price comparison, collateral, casualty loss, certificate of deposit, etc.