Anish Desai, the President, and CEO of Stargems Inc, known as America’s leading custom design house, is also the talent and innovation behind multiple technology platforms that enhance businesses and have created major digital transformations within the jewelry industry. With a passion for and expertise in the industry, he has focused on developing one of a kind technology solutions to help benefit small businesses. Anish has brought digital transformation to the industry when it comes to improving the way retailers interact with their customers on a daily basis via TextMeChat; a two-way messaging platform that allows seamless communication, boosts online reviews, and assists in conducting business transactions with the built in ability to process payments instantly via the PayByText and SellByText features and helping automate Facebook live selling events. As an IT leader with the goal of assisting retailers in enhancing their overall web presence and growing their businesses online, his highly skilled team also has successfully built and continues to manage 100’s of retailer’s websites. Star Gems’ goal is to provide the resources necessary to make it easy for small businesses to create an impressive digital footprint.