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Industry Events

JFC Rings of Strength - year two a success!

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers for Children held the 2nd Annual Rings of Strength Tour on Thursday, May 29, at Mandalay Bay Resort Casino in Las Vegas. More than 150 participants assembled at 5:30 a.m. to either walk or run 5K, or bike one of two courses, a leisurely 15K route or a challenging 50K route. Participants who signed up built their own fund raising websites and collected nearly $75,000 to support Jewelers for Children.

Texas Jewelers Association picks San Antonio for 2014 Convention

The Texas Jewelers Association (TJA) is proud to announce plans are underway for the 2014 TJA Convention, which will take place September 27 - 29 in San Antonio, Texas.  Additionally, the Association, together with the Israeli Diamond Industry, will host the 1st annual TexasIsrael Diamond Show, which will take place September 29 - 30.

Atlanta Jewelry Show to offer GIA Diamond Lab Grading Class during August Show

(ATLANTA) - As part of an ongoing effort to expand educational resources and opportunities for independent jewelers, the Atlanta Jewelry Show will once again offer a GIA (Gemological Institute of America) Lab class during the August 2014 edition at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA. Providing a mix of lecture and hands-on training in an action-oriented environment, the GIA Diamond Grading Lab Class  will be held on Tuesday, August 5 to Saturday, August 9, 2014. The Atlanta Jewelry Show runs August 9 -11.

Jewelers of America produces high energy Fashion Show at AGS Conclave

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, produced the Jewelers of America Fashion Show at American Gem Society (AGS) Conclave that combined fashion from esteemed New York fashion designer Carmen Marc Valvo with the fine jewelry of 25 jewelry manufacturers.  The Fashion Show took place on Wednesday, April 23, at the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, CA.

(re)Discover: Atlanta Jewelry Show invites independent jewelers to rediscover retail passion during August event

(ATLANTA) - From a welcoming, easy-to-work show floor filled with new resources and cozy gathering spaces, to a growing roster of networking and educational events, the Atlanta Jewelry Show invites jewelers to rediscover their retail passion, as well as new avenues for business growth, during the August 9-11, 2014 edition at the Cobb Galleria Centre. 

Registration open for 5th year of Select by Centurion shows

(NEW YORK) - Registration is now open for the 2014 Select by Centurion shows. The season starts in Dallas at the Ritz Carlton September 7-8. This is Select’s fifth year in Dallas.

On September 21-22, Select moves over to Nashville, TN, where it will take place at the Loews Vanderbilt. Nashville is America’s “Music City” and also is fast becoming a hub for jewelers to meet, have fun, and do some late season buying.