|PRESS RELEASE||FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
|Contact:||Adam Graham||May 5, 2008|
AGTA SETS 2009 GEMFAIR TUCSON DATES
Dallas, TX - May 5, 2008: The American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) announced today that the 2009 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson will begin on Wednesday, February 4th and close on Monday, February 9th.
The AGTA Dinner Dance and Awards Gala will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Spectrum Competition. Awards will be presented to the category winners at the event, which takes place on Saturday, February 7th at the Marriott University Park hotel.
The Coyote Classic Golf Tournament, which raises funds for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, will be held on Monday, February 2.
Hotel room block information will be available in July at www.agta.org.
The AGTA is an Association of natural colored gemstone and cultured pearl industry professionals, dedicated to promoting the natural colored gemstone trade. The Association pursues this mission through the combined use of educational programs, industry events and publicity to both the trade and consumer. We are The Authority in Color.