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Industry Events

Speakers, events announced for Alabama/Georgia Convention

The boards of the Alabama and Georgia Jewelers Associations are delighted to announce the educational line up for their two-state convention, April 11-13.

For the sixth consecutive year, the states will co-host their annual convention. The convention returns to The Lodge & Spa at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia, the site of the first joint convention six years ago. This site is a luxury property managed by Marriott.

NCJA/SCJA annual Conference announced

North and South Carolina jewelers will join together May 2 - 4, 2014 at the oceanfront Marriott Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach South Carolina for the 140th Run for the Roses at their 2014 annual Conference.  While the Kentucky Derby horse race will only last two minutes, the camaraderie and fun in the sun will last the weekend long.

Jewelers for Children announces Rings of Strength Tour 2014

Following the very successful, inaugural Rings of Strength event in Las Vegas in June 2013, Jewelers for Children announced two editions for 2014.  The first is to be held February 5 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass in Tucson, AZ.  The event will take place during the new JCK Tucson Show.  JFC will once again hold the Rings of Strength event in Las Vegas, during the JCK Las Vegas Show, on Thursday, May 29, 2014.

Atlanta Jewelry Show announces expanded educational schedule

(ATLANTA) – Retailers attending the March 8-10, 2014 Atlanta Jewelry Show at the Cobb Galleria Centre will find an expanded roster of educational programming touching on everything from bridal trends and colored gemstones to security, social media strategies, marketing tips and more.  Special programs, including new, daily Café Conversations, a Gemological Institute of America ® (GIA®) Lab Class, a brand new Gemworld International Workshop and the popular AJS U series bring together top presenters touching on the industry’s most important issues, business-building strategies, trends and challenges.  All designed to arm jewelers with practical and profitable ideas to maximize sales throughout the year.

Atlanta Jewelry Show Come & Shop

(ATLANTA) – The Spring Atlanta Jewelry Show returns to the Cobb Galleria Centre from March 8-10, 2014 to bring attending retailers fresh new product resources and a full roster of educational and networking opportunities. The 2014 edition headliners include the return of Mingle, the show’s new after-hours gathering spot; more exhibiting artists in the new Handcrafted Studio section; expanded educational offerings,  and even more first-time and returning exhibitors in virtually every product category.