Charles & Colvard, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTHR), the original and leading worldwide source of created moissanite, today announced President & CEO Suzanne Miglucci will speak at the Global E-Commerce Leaders Forum (GELF) on Feb. 9 in New York, N.Y. She will participate in a panel discussion with fellow industry experts to debate key insights driving international growth initiatives and explore effective strategies for global expansion. The session, titled "Global Expansion 1.0", begins at 11:15 a.m.

At Charles & Colvard, Miglucci delivers shareholder value by executing on the company's vision to be an innovative leader in the jewelry industry by offering a socially-responsible gemstone that will last forever at a revolutionary value. She leverages her expertise in marketing and e-commerce to create brand awareness for Charles & Colvard, and lead the company's omni-channel strategy. Prior to Charles & Colvard, Suzanne served as Chief Marketing Officer of ChannelAdvisor Corporation, an e-commerce software-as-a-service solution provider, where she oversaw marketing, product management, client services and business operations.

GELF is a community and series of events focused on global e-commerce. This upcoming event is dedicated to cross border strategies and tactics. Topics will include proven and emerging international e-commerce business models, customer acquisition and engagement through data management and localization as well as key operational priorities for global e-commerce.

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About Charles & Colvard, Ltd.

Charles & Colvard, Ltd., based in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina, is the original creator and leading source of Forever Classic™, Forever Brilliant ® and Forever One™ moissanite gemstones for fine jewelry. Moissanite is unique, available in three color grades (colorless, near-colorless and faint color) and produced from silicon carbide (SiC) crystals. Charles & Colvard Created Moissanite ® is sold with a Certificate of Authenticity and Limited Lifetime Warranty to wholesale distributors, manufacturers, retailers, TV shopping networks, and designers as loose stones or set in a wide variety of quality metal setting options. Charles & Colvard, Ltd. also sells direct to consumers through its wholly owned operating subsidiary,, LLC and through third-party marketplaces. Charles & Colvard, Ltd.'s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "CTHR." For more information, please visit .

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