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All Private Service Professionals and Service Providers are invited to attend the October meeting of the Domestic Estate Management Association.

Asset Protection for Jewelry, Art, Collectibles, and Other Valuables
Patti Geolat, founder and CEO of Geolat Companies, will lead a discussion and answer questions on protecting your principal’s valuables including,
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    • Understanding appraisals
    • How to handle securely and properly care for valuables
    • Insurance and Risk Management

  • Bring your insurance and security questions!

    Hope you will join us!


    doettling safeDoettling Safe – finest of German handcraft since 1919

    Additionally, members will learn about Doettling safes from our host, Bernadette Schaeffler. On display will be the Liberty gun safe, designed specially by Bernadette Schaeffler and Markus Doettling.  It is the world’s first luxury safe that offers an exceedingly stylish combined home to firearms, ammunition, watches, jewelry, and cigars.

    About our Speaker

    Patti J. Geolat, GG, FGA, ASA, ARM, CIOP, founder and CEO of Geolat Companies, started her career at a jewelry sales counter, and today is a widely known authority on the appraisal, brokerage and sale of fine jewelry. Her clientele includes many top regional jewelry chains and local independent shops as well as a number of the world’s finest jewelry houses, and an extensive network of private and industry collectors.  She is a published author and sought after public speaker with a distinguished reputation for excellence, confidentiality and professionalism.

    About the Host
    bernadette-schaeffler-logoBernadette Schaeffler’s years of passion for design, color and quality of European and American craftsmanship inspired her to create her own line. Her first showroom in the Dallas Design District features home furnishings, exclusive antique treasures, and breathtaking handmade floral arrangements, designed by Bernadette herself. Let Bernadette’s passion for turning a home into a masterpiece inspire you by dropping into her showroom today!

    When Where Ribbon

    Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM (CDT)

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    Bernadette Schaeffler Collection
    1616 Hi Line Drive
    Dallas, TX  75207

    Lot parking

    Dress Code
    Business Casual

    Please RSVP by Monday, October 27th or sooner. 


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    Peter Van Ryder

    (214) 808-1301

    The Domestic Estate Management Association provides an educational platform for Private Service Professionals interested in creating a better career.

    Our membership consists of:
    Butler, Caretaker, Domestic Couple, Elder Caregiver, Enlisted Aide, Estate Manager, Executive Personal Assistant, Family Office Employee, Household Manager, Houseman, Housekeeper, Major Domo, Nanny, Personal Assistant, Private/Personal Chef, Private Jet Staff, Property Manager and Yacht Crew.