Awards & Honors

The One for All Commitment to Community Award

On May 4th, The Better Business Bureau of Education Foundation honored BBB accredited companies that maintain a superior commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace at the 2011 Awards for Excellence luncheon. I W Marks Jewelers is among the 2011 winners.


Talk of the Town awards I W Marks Jewelers for “Excellence in Customer Satisfaction“.


I W Marks Jewelers has been awarded “Houston’s Award for Excellence” sponsored by The Better Business Bureau Education Foundation and the University of Houston College of Business Administration.


I W Marks Jewelers was named to National Jewelers Magazine’s “Eight Figure Independents” List of leading independent jewelers and to its Top 40 Jewelers in the U.S.


“The One for All Commitment to Community Award” This outstanding business Award is sponsored by Reliant Energy and the Greater Southwest Chamber of Commerce.


The “Community Builder Award” Recognizes an individual who has distinguished himself through community service. Sponsored by the Grand Lodge of Texas, this award goes to an outstanding non-mason who follows the same precepts, ideals and standards of Masons.


Mr. Marks received the Jefferson Award from the American Institute for Public Service which recognizes public and community service.

Mr. I.W. Marks was chairman of the Houston Grand Opera prestigious white-tie “Nuit Magnifique” Opera Ball.The Jewish Community Center of Houston dedicated “The I.W. Marks Theater Center” in recognition of his gift to renovate the center’s two Theaters and Lecture Halls.


Mr. Marks underwrote the ” I.W. Marks Therapy Gym” at The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research.


Major underwriter for TIRR’s “I Believe I Can Fly Gala” and TIRR’s “Laissez Les Bon Temps Roulez” I W Marks Jewelers hosted the Sponsors Party for Cystic Fibrosis “Enchantment in the Crystal Forest”


I W Marks is a five-time recipient of the Business Committe for the Arts, Inc.


FORBES Magazine honored I W Marks with the National Business in the Arts Award.


Sponsored “Miss Diamond Daisy” Cow Parade Houston benefiting Texas Children’s Hospital with the kick off party benefiting “The Sunshine Kids”.I W Marks is proud platinum sponsor of the 2010 Relay For Life in Sugar Land.


While still at its founding location on Bellaire Boulevard, I W Marks has grown substantially in size over the years and now  comprises over 12,000 square feet—an amazing growth from the original 500-square-foot store.

Maintaining the highest standards of customer service is our number one priority, and that begins with a knowledgeable team.