Richard Kessler no longer with Kessler's Diamonds

The man who started Kessler's Diamonds is no longer with the company.

In a statement to WTMJ, the company's board of directors saying that Richard Kessler's last day was November 7, and that it is a personal matter.  The statement adds there was a leadership succession plan put in place in July of 2017, and that customers should expect similar service going forward.

According to the company's website.  Richard Kessler started his company back in 1980.