Last updateWed, 19 Jun 2019 1am

Industry Events

JFC honors Fisher and Bonaparte at Facets of Hope event

$1.3 million raised for children’s charities

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers for Children (JFC) held their 21st annual Facets of Hope event on June 2, in Las Vegas at the Venetian Resort.  This year’s event marked a move back to the Venetian after a number of years at Mandalay Bay. The move coincided with the relocation of the JCK Show to the Sands Expo Center. 

JFC’s Seventh Annual Rings of Strength held at new location

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers for Children held the 7th Annual Rings of Strength Tour on May 30, 2019, at the Venetian Resort in Las Vegas, NV. This year marked the first year the event was not held at Mandalay Bay. With the move of the JCK Show to the Venetian/Sands Expo complex, the event relocated. The relocation allowed for participants to have easy access from the Venetian/Palazzo, the Wynn and Caesar’s Palace, all jewelry week event locations. 

Select Jewelry Show announces launch of a new Tucson Show for 2020

Select Jewelry Show has added to their line up with Select Tucson. For ten years Select has operated successful fall jewelry shows at the Ritz-Carlton in Dallas, TX, Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut, and Washington, DC at the Ritz-Carlton Downtown. The shows are two-day events, running Sunday and Monday, providing exhibitors and retailers with elegant, secure and convenient venues to meet and do business.

GIA offering new reports, insights and services at JCK Las Vegas

Laboratory services, diamond origin reports, sustainability panel and more

(CARLSBAD, Calif.) - Discover all GIA (Gemological Institute of America) has to offer at booth 18019 at the JCK Las Vegas Show from May 31 through June 3 at the Sands Expo & The Venetian. Submit your colored gems to the GIA Show Service Laboratory; learn about GIA’s new Diamond Origin Report that scientifically matches rough to polished diamonds to confirm a diamond’s geographic origin;

Jewelers of America announces Judi Holler as opening keynote for National Convention

Speaker, author and professionally trained improviser

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA) has announced that Judi Holler will open the first annual Jewelers of America National Convention with her session, “Fear is My Homeboy®: 4 Ways You Can Transform Fear Into A Powerful Secret Weapon.” The Convention is focused on professional education beyond jewelry, with 4 Keynotes and a choice of 12 Breakout Sessions covering all aspects of retail business. It takes place July 28-29, 2019, at the InterContinental New York Barclay in New York City.