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Industry Events

JIS teams with Texas Jewelers Association to offer free trip to JIS Miami Show October 2016

Winner of trip for 2 to October Show will be announced at TJA Convention Sept. 25th



(AUSTIN, Tex.) - There is no other selection of shows like that of Jewelers International Showcase (JIS), and one lucky attendee of the Texas Jewelers Association (TJA) 2016 Convention has the chance to win a trip for 2 and to attend for free.

Jewelers of America continues webinar series

JA 09 08(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), a national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, has announced the continuation of its educational webinar series. The series will cover a range of topics including better business solutions, legislative advocacy, strategies for jewelry marketing, social media and more.

GIA’s Career Fair in Carlsbad one month away

Career FairOnly time of year campus is open to the public

Save the date! GIA’s Carlsbad campus will open its doors to the public on Friday, Oct. 7 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. as part of its annual Jewelry Career Fair & Open House. The event marks the one time of year when GIA’s scenic world headquarters is open to the public without appointment; it is also free for all guests and job seekers.

JCK announces 2017 Las Vegas Show date patterns

JCK 09 08(NORWALK, Conn.) - As previously announced to their customers, JCK and LUXURY will shift their date pattern in 2017. The shift is due to the Shavuot Holiday which is observed by several hundred of JCK and LUXURY customers. LUXURY will open Friday, June 2 - Sunday, June 4 to invited retailers then continue to all retailers with the opening of JCK Las Vegas on Monday, June 5 - Thursday, June 8 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. These dates are a shift to the traditional day pattern of years past. LUXURY will now open on Friday, June 2 and continue through the weekend as JCK opens on Monday, June 5 and closes on Thursday, June 8.

TJA examines gemstone treatments at Annual Conference

TJA VillanuevaThe Tennessee Jewelers Association (TJA) hosted its Annual Conference on June 25 at the New Approach School for Jewelers in Franklin, TN. Understanding that maintaining up-to-date knowledge in the ever-changing gemstone industry can be quite challenging, the TJA brought in gemstone expert Mark Villanueva R.G.A., C.S.P., A.J.P. to discuss synthetics, treatments and enhancements in today’s diamond and gemstone industry.