Greg Neeley is the recipient of the prestigious internationally recognized Saul Bell Design Award. The rigorous jury process selects five artists as finalists in the gold/platinum category each year from hundreds of entries from around the world. He received the 2013 finalist award for his ring design, "Caged Fire". This Design incorporated a never before seen "floating in bars" setting technique that Greg designed and engineered. "Most everyone that saw the design did not believe the stones would set and stay in. The finished piece of jewelry however set perfectly and it is very secure". This honor establishes Greg Neeley as a top world-class jewelry designer and innovator.