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JA accepting GEM Awards nominations

Submissions for the 50th Annual GEM Awards are being accepted in five categories

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, has announced that submissions are being accepted in five categories for the 15th Annual GEM Awards gala taking place on January 13, 2017, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. The GEM Awards honor the achievements of individuals and companies whose work raises the visibility of fine jewelry and watches. New for 2017: the GEM Award for Influencer of the Year, given to a blogger or social media personality who encourages consumer engagement and generates consumer desire for jewelry and watches through their high-quality content on social media platforms.


Swiss Watch by JCK and LUXURY Watch to sponsor Time for Kids

JFC logoSwiss Watch by JCK and the new LUXURY Watch will be sponsoring Time for Kids, the annual watch giveaway during the Jewelers for Children Facets of Hope event. Every attendee at the Facets of Hope event on June 5, 2016 at Mandalay Bay will be given a chance to win one of an array of donated watches. All of the watches will come from participants in Swiss Watch and LUXURY Watch.

Top 5 Reasons to attend JCK Las Vegas

JCK 5 19 16(NORWALK, Conn.) - The countdown to Las Vegas Jewelry Week has begun. With 2 weeks left until show time, JCK Las Vegas has announced some attributes, features, and amenities that indicate both their readiness and allure. Here are the Top 5 Reasons not to miss JCK Las Vegas 2016 (Friday, June 3 - Monday, June 6) at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

GIA announces dates for New York Jewelry Career Fair

Career FairGIA’s Jewelry Career Fair will return to New York City on Monday, July 25, 2016. Dozens of gem and jewelry companies will be looking to hire skilled and motivated professionals at every career stage. The free event is expected to draw crowds similar to last year’s event in New York, which attracted recruiters from 48 companies and more than 600 job seekers.

Golden Triangle Shows announces new event in Kansas City

GTSThe Golden Triangle Show, organizers and managers of regional business to business trade shows, has announced it is opening a new market in Kansas City, Missouri. To be held September 24-26 at the KCI Expo Center, the new show “is geared to serve the greater multi state region,” says show director Bobby Siddiqui.

Currently Golden Triangle Shows operates 9 wholesale events in total; with 5 in Greensboro North Carolina, and 4 in Orlando, Florida. Started in 2001, the company based in Atlanta, GA has grown to bring new merchandise and trends to thousands of retailers and resellers within its region.

August Atlanta Jewelry Show to spotlight coming trends, new designs, preview 2017 Show enhancements

(ATLANTA) - When jewelers arrive for the August 6-8, 2016 Atlanta Jewelry Show at the Cobb Galleria, they’ll find a welcoming and enjoyable show experience that has defined the show throughout its history. Brand new resources, an easy-to-work floorplan, pre-show breakfast, AJS U educational offerings, the AJS Rewards Program, the Loupe Pavilion, and fun Mingle! networking events are just a few highlights. They will also get a  preview of some of the enhancements the association is planning to kick off in 2017.

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