about us

Noah's Diamonds and Fine Jewelry founded by Grayland Noah is Houston’s upscale jeweler
servicing private clientele with their diamond, colored stone, and fine jewelry needs. The focus is of Noah’s Diamonds is custom jewelry from concept, to design to delivery with one goal: Creating unique jewelry pieces, not only through exceptional craftsmanship, but also through unparalleled service.

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Grayland Noah

President and CEO

Grayland Noah is no stranger to the world of diamonds and fine jewelry.  Born in Beaumont, Texas and graduating from LSU with a degree in Business Management, Noah’s professional career in Diamonds began in Houston Texas in 1994 when he became Executive Sales Director at an upscale diamond cutting house and was responsible for 30% of the company’s revenue. In 2012 he became President of a local diamond and colored stone cutting and manufacturing company where he continued to provide top level service to his private clientele.

Through these career experiences, Noah has been responsible for cultivating relationships with many, well known, sports celebrities including, Tracy McGrady, Roger Clemens and Jamie Sharper.  He produced the 1999 World Series Rings for the New York Yankees. He also handles all Southwest Conference Hall of Fame Rings and all TSU Championship Rings. Grayland takes pride in providing his many private clients with the resources they need to guide them through the diamond and fine jewelry buying process.

Noah is a GIA Certified Gemologist.

In 2019, Grayland launched Noah’s Fine Diamonds and Jewelry as President and CEO.

MARYAN TINNEY

PARTNER

Maryan was born and raised in San Diego, California, the daughter of the owner of San Diego’s leading ballroom dance studio. In the 1960’s Maryan moved to Houston, Texas where she pursued a career in modeling, evolved into a private interior designer for a Houston oil company, then segued into what became her real passion…. diamonds and fine Jewelry. Maryan helped launch and grow Wynmere Diamonds and Jewelry over the next 5 years. While raising a family and conducting two amazing careers, she never lost touch with her love of the diamond business, helping friends and family find the most important gems in their life.

In 1990, she joined the Houston Business Journal and ultimately became the top advertising sales producer not only for HBJ, but for American City Business Journals nationally.

In 2013, she joined her family business, Architectural Fabric Systems, leading Marketing and Sales Operations for one of Houston’s premier, commercial architectural shade and fabric panel firms,  where she worked closely on numerous multimillion dollar projects such as Gerald Hines Interests, Harvey Builders, British Petroleum,  M D Anderson and many others.

Now with her children grown and three wonderful grandchildren, Maryan had an opportunity to return to her passion … diamonds and fine Jewelry.  In 2020, she joined Noah’s Diamonds and Fine Jewelry, partnering with her old friend Grayland Noah. Her plan is to leverage her extensive knowledge of the industry, gemology, style and design to help people find their dream diamonds.

Maryan wants to be person her clients call when they are facing important decisions for the most important people in their lives.

KAM MACK

VICE PRESIDENT

Kam has an extensive knowledge of diamonds and fine jewelry. Born in St Louis, Missouri and graduating from the University of Houston with a degree in communications, Kam’s career has spanned investment banking (5 years with JP Morgan Chase), the world of Professional figure competition (competitor with the IFBB) and, of course diamonds and fine jewelry.   

Kam’s diamond career began as a gemologist  at an upscale Houston diamond cutting house where she provided diamond education and assisted clients in the diamond buying process from concept to delivery.  Working closely with the then Executive Director of Diamond Sales, Grayland Noah, Kam joined the diamond sales team as the Operations Manager and Diamond Advisor. While there, she handled all championship ring proposals (professional and collegiate), repairs, educated private clientele, oversaw CAD projects, provided concierge jewelry services, proposal services and acted as an overall client liaison.  

When Kam got the call that her old friend Grayland Noah was starting his own company, she did not hesitate to jump on board.

Kam holds a GIA accreditation in Graduate Diamonds and Colored Stones.