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Industry Events

GIA New York Jewelry Career Fair connects applicants with recruiters

Hundreds explore industry opportunities

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(NEW YORK) - More than 500 students, job seekers and industry veterans attended GIA’s 26th annual Jewelry Career Fair on July 24. Sponsored by Jewelers of America at the Javits Center in New York City, this free, one-day-only event was an opportunity for attendees to connect with companies through an opening keynote presentation, one-on-one career coaching sessions and networking with nearly 50 recruiters.

New Horizons Jewelry Show Canceled

NH logo eNew Horizons Events, LLC has announced the cancellation of the New Horizons Jewelry Show scheduled for August 20 & 21, 2017 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio.  “We were unable to garner enough interest and variety of outstanding manufacturers to provide retailers with a unique opportunity to fulfill their purchasing needs,” said Jim Reed Show Director.  “At this time, we feel it is in the best interest of all parties not to continue with this event.”

Atlanta Jewelry Show welcomes over 20 new exhibitors

Show to be held August 12 - 14, pre-show conference August 11

AJS(ATLANTA) - More than 20 brand new exhibitors will be ready to greet attendees of the Fall 2017 Atlanta Jewelry Show (AJS) when the show floor opens up for business on August 12th.  From services and technology to colored gemstone jewelry, diamonds and bridal, the new exhibitors bring fresh ideas and sales opportunities to the popular Fall AJS tradeshow.

IGI’s D-Show sets new standards during National Buyer-Seller event

7th D-show in India continues to encourage gems and jewelry collaboration

(GOA, India) - The International Gemological Institute (IGI), the world’s largest independent gem certification and appraisal institute, hosted its 7th National Buyer-Seller Knowledge Meet, which brought together India’s finest jewelry craftsmen and valued jewelers under one roof at the Goa Marriott Resort & Spa, Panaji. Over the years, the event has enabled more than 2,000 meetings between participating manufacturers and buyers.

JA to host several events at JA New York Show

Designer Preview & Member Meetup, Education Program, Idea Exchange and certification exams

JA e(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA) is hosting its Designer Preview & Member Meetup on Sunday, July 23 at Clyde Frazier’s Wine & Dine. JA Retail Members will have the opportunity to mingle with fellow jewelers and enjoy complimentary food and drinks while previewing jewelry from a selection of JA Supplier Members.

NCJA/SCJA hold Annual Conference in Charleston

In keeping with their long-standing tradition, the North Carolina Jewelers Association and South Carolina Jewelers Association recently held their premier annual event, the 2017 NCJA SCJA Annual Conference, at the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina. Jewelers and vendors took the opportunity to have a relaxing, yet fun and education-filled time meeting new customers, catching up with long-standing colleagues and discovering solutions to industry challenges.