Our History

Freedman Jewelers staff: Josh Freedman, Robert Van & Steven Freedman

Freedman Jewelers is a 3rd generation family-owned, full-service jewelry store located in the heart of downtown Boston specializing in diamond engagement rings, bridal jewelry & fine jewelry of the finest quality at affordable prices. David Freedman founded Freedman Jewelers in 1945. David built Freedman Jewelers by forming trusting and long-lasting relationships with his customers. David’s mission of serving customers with quality, personal service and value was instilled in the business throughout his life until his passing in 1998.

Meet the staff:  

Steven Freedman joined Freedman Jewelers in 1974, carrying on the traditions and values established by his father, David.  Steven is the owner & president and has expertise in all aspects of the jewelry industry, especially diamonds, engagement rings, custom design & pearls

Josh Freedman, Steven’s son, joined the business in 2009.  Josh has helped take Freedman’s into the 21st century integrating new technologies, new website and e-commerce into the Freedman Portfolio.  Josh handles all Freedman’s marketing, e-commerce, IT needs in addition to specializing in diamonds, engagement rings, custom design and fine jewelry. Josh is a GIA certified Graduate Diamond Gemologist.  Josh attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he studied Political Science & Marketing.  He is currently pursuing his MBA at Babson College during the evenings.

Robert Van, though not family by blood,  has been part of Freedman Jewelers for 28 years and has become an integral member of the business.  Robert’s specialities include diamonds, engagement rings, custom design and jewelry.

At Freedman Jewelers, you will always feel like one of the family. We believe that all customers should and will be treated with great service and attention no matter the purchase size or amount.

Today, Freedman Jewelers continues their strong family tradition, keeping the values of a small family business while adapting to all the latest jewelry trends.

For more updates and information on our family, our jewelry and our services, be sure to check out the Freedman Jewelers Blog