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JIS April to celebrate Mother’s Day by inviting attendees to bring a special guest

JIS(NORWALK, Conn.) - JIS is announcing a new program set to honor all Mothers and the Mother’s Day Holiday at the 2019 JIS April Show (April 16 - 18 at the Miami Beach Convention Center).  JIS will offer all qualified buyers the opportunity to bring their mother to the Show with them as a guest, in honor of Mother’s Day. With the Show being less than a month before the special holiday, it is the perfect time to shop for Mother’s Day inventory and to spend some quality time with your Mom while at JIS April in beautiful Miami Beach.

Oklahoma Jewelers announce Spring Seminar

Mike Holmes President of the Oklahoma Jewelers Association (OJA), has announced that jewelers from around the state of Oklahoma, as will as neighboring states, are invited to gather in Oklahoma City on April 7th, 2019, for fun and professional enrichment, hearing from two experts - one on diamonds and selling them, and the other on a fascinating aspect of personal skill training.

2019 Alabama Jewelers Association Convention returns to Birmingham

Slated for April 5 – 7

For the first time in 10 years, the Alabama Jewelers Association (AJA) will be hosting its annual convention independent of the Georgia Jewelers Association. “The reason for this change is to provide an upgraded experience that provides exclusivity and travel convenience to the jewelers in Alabama,” said AJA Executive Director Nancy Dawkins. This year’s convention will be hosted at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham from April 5th - 7th. “2019 is a New Year  for the AJA and we hope you will embrace the changes with us for a rejuvenated experience,” Dawkins added.

63rd Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair a “great success”

Foreign trade partners impressed by “Thailand’s Magic Hands”

(BANGKOK) - Ms. Chutima Boonyaprapatsorn, Deputy Commerce Minister, reported the 63rd Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, held under the theme of “Thailand’s Magic Hands: the Spirit of Jewelry Making” on February 20 to 24, 2019 at Challenger Halls 1-3, IMPACT, Muang Thong Thani, experienced great success with sales generated at the event totaling more than 2 billion baht (63 million USD). 

JA New York announces Spring 2019 New Designer Gallery designers

JANY(NEW YORK) - JA New York is pleased to announce the 8 designers participating in the spring, 2019 edition of the New Designer Gallery. Aimee Petkus, Julie Lamb, Linda Hoj, M. HISAE, Olivia B., Original Eve, Ravit Kaplan and S. Tree will be making their New York City fine jewelry trade show debut, March 10-12 at the Jacob Javits Center. Their work showcases a varied aesthetic that is certain to appeal to a wide range of retail partners.

Kids Jewelry Camp returns to Atlanta Jewelry Show

Inspiring and cultivating the future of the jewelry industry, one AJS Rock Star at a time

(ATLANTA) - Powered by the support of the SJTA membership, the Atlanta Jewelry Show is proud to announce Kids Jewelry Camp will be returning to the Spring 2019 show. Executive Director Libby Brown says, “We are thrilled to offer this experience to our children, and continue to grow this program by exposing them to all facets of the jewelry business.