Who Belongs to the AGTA?

Our members come from all corners of the industry. Over 1,000 members strong, AGTA brings together leading colored gemstone and cultured pearl wholesale industry professionals, retail jewelers, colored diamond dealers, estate jewelers, laboratories, appraisers, manufacturers, and associated industry professionals, all who share a passion for colored gemstones and, above all, a respect for the most demanding Code of Ethics in the jewelry industry.

Discover how being an AGTA Member can help your colored gemstone business thrive and further enhance your business in an increasingly competitive environment.

Who Belongs to the AGTA?

Our members come from all corners of the industry. Over 1,000 members strong, AGTA brings together leading colored gemstone and cultured pearl wholesale industry professionals, retail jewelers, colored diamond dealers, estate jewelers, laboratories, appraisers, manufacturers, and associated industry professionals, all who share a passion for colored gemstones and, above all, a respect for the most demanding Code of Ethics in the jewelry industry.

Discover how being an AGTA Member can help your colored gemstone business thrive and further enhance your business in an increasingly competitive environment.

Grow Your Business

Unquestionably colored gemstones and cultured pearls are the fastest growing and most profitable categories in retail. Whether you are a wholesale or retail operator, the AGTA has opportunities for you to dramatically grow your business and add to your bottom line.

Our trade shows are vibrant and growing. Perfect opportunities for exhibitors and buyers alike to come together. Point of sale materials, stock photography, educational resources, advertising opportunities and the largest and most comprehensive social media network in the industry provides you, as a member, an array of vehicles to drive your business to the next level.

AGTA Brings Color to the Marketplace

Our AGTA GemFairs™, in Tucson and Las Vegas, deliver to the industry the most comprehensive selection of natural colored gemstones, cultured pearls and color intensive designer jewelry.  Because of our reputation as the tradeshows for color, AGTA GemFairs™ attract every industry market segment, including wholesalers, retailers, designers, and manufacturers.  Nowhere else will you find more buying power and more product concentrated in one location over a six-day period then at an AGTA GemFair™.

For exhibitors, because we are member-driven show, our booth prices are the most competitive of any show in the industry, and we average nearly 30 buying companies per exhibiting companies at every show.

AGTA Brings Color to the Marketplace

Our AGTA GemFairs™, in Tucson and Las Vegas, deliver to the industry the most comprehensive selection of natural colored gemstones, cultured pearls and color intensive designer jewelry.  Because of our reputation as the tradeshows for color, AGTA GemFairs™ attract every industry market segment, including wholesalers, retailers, designers, and manufacturers.  Nowhere else will you find more buying power and more product concentrated in one location over a six-day period then at an AGTA GemFair™.

For exhibitors, because we are member-driven show, our booth prices are the most competitive of any show in the industry, and we average nearly 30 buying companies per exhibiting companies at every show.

Be Discovered

AGTA members have exclusive rights to advertise in the AGTA Source Directory, PRISM quarterly magazine, weekly ePrism newsletter,  and be featured on Social Media. With some of the best rates in the industry, discover how you can promote your business with AGTA today.

Save On Your Bottom Line

FedEx Shipping Program

FedEx offers AGTA Members the best rate in the jewelry industry!  With discounted shipping rates and a high-value shipping program, this FedEx benefit is a must-have for your business. 

GIA Discount

Save 10% on all GIA Distance Educational Course.

AGL Discount

Save 10% on all gemstone reports.

Insurance Program

AGTA has partnered with AHP to offer our members comprehensive insurance packages – from healthcare to business services to life insurance, AHP can guide you through the maze of insurance options. 

Office Depot Discount

Save on thousands of items that keeps your business going every day.

Rental Car Discount

Receive discounted rates from Avis and Budget.

Save On Your Bottom Line

FedEx Shipping Program

FedEx offers AGTA Members the best rate in the jewelry industry!  With discounted shipping rates and a high-value shipping program, this FedEx benefit is a must-have for your business. 

GIA Discount

Save 10% on all GIA Distance Educational Course.

AGL Discount

Save 10% on all gemstone reports.

Insurance Program

AGTA has partnered with AHP to offer our members comprehensive insurance packages – from healthcare to business services to life insurance, AHP can guide you through the maze of insurance options. 

Office Depot Discount

Save on thousands of items that keeps your business going every day.

Rental Car Discount

Receive discounted rates from Avis and Budget.

Make a Difference for Your Industry & Your Customers

While AGTA is a family of U.S. and Canadian companies, our industry includes the whole world. AGTA Members give back to our industry by supporting charitable organizations, doing ground-work for special projects, partnering with local governments on working conditions, and offering a legacy of social responsibility that is meaningful to our businesses, our customers, and our community.

Add More Color to Your Life

From Retail Kits to educational seminars and high resolution stock photography, AGTA helps you add more color to the world and sell more colored gemstones and cultured pearls!

Add More Color to Your Life

From Retail Kits to educational seminars and high resolution stock photography, AGTA helps you add more color to the world and sell more colored gemstones and cultured pearls!

Join & Receive a Free AGTA Spectrum Awards Entry

The AGTA Spectrum Awards™ is the benchmark for design excellence in the world of colored gemstones and cultured pearls. Each year, AGTA Spectrum Awards™ winners set the standard for beauty and innovation, launch trends, and earn worldwide recognition.  The AGTA Spectrum Awards™ is open for anyone to enter; however, if you join AGTA, first-time Members earn a free entry into the competition.