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JA announces Board elections & new Chairman

Bill Farmer Jr., of Farmer’s Jewelry, elected Chairman

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, has elected Bill Farmer Jr., partner of Farmer’s Jewelry in Lexington, KY, as JA’s new Board Chairman. He succeeds Georgie Gleim, President of Gleim the Jeweler. Farmer was elected in July at JA’s Board meeting that also welcomed many new Directors.


MJSA Journal wins APEX 2013 Award of Excellence

(ATTLEBORO FALLS, Mass.) - MJSA Journal, the flagship publication of MJSA, the association for jewelry makers and designers, has won an Award of Excellence for Magazine and Journal Writing in the APEX 2013 Awards for Publication Excellence. The international competition is sponsored by Communications Concepts Inc., a leading publishing and consulting firm focused on communications practices.

Sculpturings wins 8th annual Halstead Grant for Silver Jewelry Entrepreneurs

(DAVENPORT, Fla.) - Halstead is proud to announce that Sculpturings entrepreneur Rebecca Rose of Davenport, FL is the winner of the 8th annual Halstead Grant competition for new silver jewelry designers. She will receive $5,000 in cash and $1,000 in jewelry supplies in addition to other prize package benefits.

Walters Jewelry Company celebrates 60 years of service

In an almost unheard of run of success, Walters Jewelry Company celebrates 60 years of delivering quality work/repairs to its retailer customers. As a long-standing, industry trade shop, Larry Pulliam, owner and second generation operator of the company, is proud of the heritage his father, Ralph, left for him and his siblings.

24 Karat Club, Southeastern U.S. elects 2013 - 2014 Officers & Directors

(ATLANTA) – The 24 Karat Club, Southeastern United States (SEUS) held their semi-annual membership meeting on August 3 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia. The meeting was conducted just prior to opening day of the Southern Jewelry Travelers Association’s Atlanta Jewelry Show held at the same venue.

The 24 Karat Club SEUS slate of officers for 2013 - 2014, approved by a unanimous vote, is as follows:

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