ePRISM: April 17, 2019

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Richard Greenwood – Family Man, Friend, Longtime AGTA Member Passes
In February 2017, Richard (Dick) Greenwood was honored by the American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) with the Leon Ritzler Honorary Member Award, for his 35 years of service to the association. MORE

Counting Down to the 35th Annual 2019 AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Competition!
Get your pieces made for the upcoming 2019 AGTA Spectrum Awards™ 35th Anniversary and reminisce with us as we post last year’s winners our social media leading up to the entry deadline! MORE

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Order the Educational Seminar Series from the 2019 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson!
Stay up to date, catch up and re-watch all of the educational seminars from the 2019 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson! MORE

Kelly Newton Receives the 2019 Robert M. Shipley Award®
Seattle, WA – Kelly Newton, CGA, of Newton’s Jewelers in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is the recipient of the American Gem Society’s (AGS) most prestigious honor, the Robert M. Shipley Award®. MORE

Success in the Colored Gemstone Revolution: Passion and a Plan
American Gem Society
Join Douglas Hucker, CEO AGTA, as he shares proven strategies to get your staff and your merchandise prepared for the customer of today. MORE

Peace-Inspired Art: Tree of Life
Jewish Journal
See AGTA member, Ricardo Basta, promoting his message of peace through his jewelry and most notably, his ‘Tree of Life’ pin. MORE

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This Enormous Pearl May Be Worth $90M — Take a Look
InStore Mag
Resembling a dinosaur’s tooth and weighing an astonishing 61 pounds, the Philippine-sourced “Giga Pearl” is one of the largest in the world and could be worth upwards of $90 million. MORE

Brides, Let Your Birthstone Help You Pick Your Wedding Day Jewellery
Vogue India
Confused between chandelier earrings with rubies, or a necklace with pearls for your sangeet? Let your zodiac sign help you decide on the perfect bridal jewellery piece MORE

Chaumet's 'Pierres de Rêve' Collection Embraces the Power of Gemstones
International Watch Review
Inspired by the stone symbolism of Asian cultures, the new collection features 12 ornamental stones at the heart of each timepiece. MORE

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Know Your Gemstone Dials!
FHH Journal
Can you spot the ultimate opal, recognise a malachite, pick your turquoise of choice or know the best pedigree for a lapis-lazuli? Learn to decipher the quality of the gemstones used for watch dials. MORE

Historic Jewels and Exceptional Gemstones Highlight the Geneva Magnificent Jewels Auction 15 May 2019
On 15 May 2019, Geneva Magnificent Jewels auction will be highlighted by superb jewels of exceptional craftsmanship, historical provenance and pieces by the most sought-after jewellery houses. MORE

How to Effectively Use LinkedIn Ads for B2B Companies
Social Media Explorer
LinkedIn advertising spending is now up 10 percent on a year-over-year basis, and B2B companies are becoming more creative about ways to leverage LinkedIn’s expanding number of advertising options. MORE









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