Meet Tarek, Manager at our Sunridge Mall location in Calgary, AB

How long have you been with Paris?

October, 2012.

What are you grateful for?

I am grateful for everything God has given me: My lovely wife, my two handsome boys, my job, and my store team.

What is your favourite customer story?

Four years ago, I had a customer who was buying a divorce gift for his wife. While wrapping his gift, I had a chance to give him advice regarding his decision. After our conversation, he was really grateful for my advice. I have heard from him and he is still with his wife. He still comes to our store to buy her gifts.

What was the last random act of kindness that you did?

I helped someone start his car early in the morning in very cold weather 2 weeks ago.

What is your favourite piece of jewellery?

RIN-LGM-2981. The beautiful tanzanite gemstone, oval shape setting in a unique design with white gold.

What’s your favourite part about working for Paris Jewellers?

Working with a company that has great core values makes me so grateful to be a part of this organization. I also am grateful to work with my team.

Who inspires you?

My wife and my kids.

Do you have any fears?

Nothing, because I always put my trust in God.

What’s your favourite food indulgence?

Shawarma, especially with lamb meat.

What did you want to be when you grew up?

I always wanted to be in the jewellry industry.

If you could live anywhere, where would it be?

Orlando, Florida.