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Industry Events

Charles Stanley and Yancy Weinrich honored at Jewelers for Children Facets of Hope

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(NEW YORK) - Jewelers for Children (JFC) held the 19th edition of the Facets of Hope event on June 7, in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The charity announced that $2.2 million had been raised to support their charity partners in the year ahead bringing the cumulative total since 1999 to $53.5 million donated on behalf of the industry to help children in need. “What an amazing milestone for the charity, and particularly for our industry,” said Dennis Ulrich, JFC board chair and one of the evening’s honorees. “Over the past 19 years, we have touched the lives of so many thousands of children and their families.”

Registration open for GIA’s New York Jewelry Career Fair

Industry’s largest recruiting event returns to the Javits Center July 24

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(NEW YORK) - Recruiters and aspiring job seekers can now register online for GIA’s Jewelry Career Fair to be held in New York on Monday, July 24. The leading gem and jewelry industry recruiting event will feature one-on-one career coaching, hiring opportunities for a variety of careers within the field and a not-to-miss panel discussion with prominent industry personalities. The event is free for job seekers and open to the public; anyone interested in attending is urged to register prior to the event.

RJO stores plan for the future of their business

RJO Succession 2017 a great success

(OAK BROOK, Ill.) - RJO retail members met with industry professionals to contemplate the future of their stores. The RJO Succession Experience, facilitated by Kate Peterson of Performance Concepts, armed stores with the tools they need to pass on their business to the next generation of jewelers.