TEL 361-991-7565

ADDRESS 4226 S. Alameda Corpus Christi, TX 78412

HOURS Tuesday thru Saturday 10am to 6pm

© 2018 by Susann's Custom Jewelers.

ABOUT

FAMILY OWNED

AND OPERATED

Our mission is to provide fine quality jewelry that will last for generations-jewelry is a legacy investment and it's our mission to make sure your purchase will sparkle for lifetimes to come.

Education


Audie Bartel:
Bachelor's of Science in Geology
(Phillips University, 1976)
Graduate Gemologist - in residence
(Gemological Institute of America, 1978)

Colton Bartel:
Bench Jeweler
(New Approach School for Jewelers, 2005)
Graduate Gemologist - in residence
(Gemological Institute of America, 2007)

Morgan Bartel:
Accredited Jewelry Professional
(Gemological Institute of America, 2011)

Susann's Custom Jewelers is a family owned and operated business. We have always felt education of our industry is crucial to providing the best experience for our customers. Our staff is comprised of two GIA Graduate Gemologists, GIA Accredited Jewelry Professionals, and an in store bench jeweler. The connections that we have cultivated throughout our years of business have helped us to establish strong relationships with our industry's most prominent vendors which allows us to exceed the limitations of most jewelry stores. We know that you are a unique person and we believe that your jewelry should be as well.

Audie Bartel, owner

GRADUATE GEMOLOGIST (G.G.)


Audie Bartel graduated from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) with his Graduate Gemology degree in 1978. He has been working in the jewelry industry for decades. Audie has a passion for providing the highest quality jewelry to his customers. His drive and dedication guarantee that you are in the best of hands when investing in some serious sparkle.

Karla Bartel, owner

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Karla Bartel is the creative mind behind everything spectacular that happens at Susann's. She has a fun flair about her that helps bring dreams to life.  Her innovative eye for design is inspiring. Karla's window display designs have received the highest accolades in the industry. She assists Audie in selecting jaw dropping jewelry that is sure to make every customer smile.

Colton Bartel

GRADUATE GEMOLOGIST (G.G.)

 

Colton Bartel is a 2007 graduate of GIA (Gemological Institute of America). He obtained his degree as a Graduate Gemologist. Colton grew up in the jewelry industry, he also has a talent for custom work. His custom design work has received multiple awards in fact. He has an enthusiastic attitude that ensures you are going to be treated like royalty when shopping with him.

Morgan Bartel

SOCIAL MEDIA/MARKETING

 

Morgan is in charge of the store's social media, marketing and online presence. She has been dubbed "The Social Media Queen" within our industry by InStore Magazine. Morgan obtained her Accredited Jewelry Professional (AJP)  degree from GIA in 2011. Her mission is to make certain the personality of Susann's is obvious in all markets. Socializing is fun and she aims to provide an enjoyable online experience.