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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.

Atlanta Jewelry Show announces Pre-Show Conference Schedule & AJS U education program

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(ATLANTA) - The popular Pre-Show Conference and AJS U education program will be back at the Atlanta Jewelry Show (AJS), August 12 - 14 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. The most robust education program ever produced by the show is expected to welcome more than 1000 participants over four days, from the opening of the Pre-Show Conference on August 11th through the last day of the show on August 14.

GIA gearing up for busy JCK Las Vegas Show

Offerings include new lab service and instrument information, free briefings and more

GIA e(CARLSBAD, Calif.) - All the cards are on the table for GIA’s lineup at the 2017 JCK show, including an in-depth look at GIA M2M™ - a new service that tells the digital story of a diamond; information about a new easy-to-operate instrument to identify mounted and loose natural diamonds; colored stone services available at the GIA Show Service Laboratory; striking displays of synthetic diamonds and a miniature symphony of gems; and free in-booth briefings on must-know industry topics.