JCK LUXURY 2016 Welcomes Iconic Brands



Erica Courtney, Nanis, and Michael M. join the show’s stellar lineup

JCK’s LUXURY 2016 show is buzzing with a list of iconic brands joining its roster, this in addition to its expanded layout combining LUXURY, Prestige, LUXURY Watch, and Elite Enclave all in one place.

Joining the lineup for the 2016 Las Vegas show is Erica Courtney (pictured), the famed designer who has defined style and luxury with her celebrated collection of one-of-a-kind statement pieces featuring diamonds and colored gemstones, unique settings, and a collection of bridal and engagement rings with ornate designs. “I am thrilled to join the LUXURY community in 2016,” said Courtney in a press release. “A lot has changed in this jewelry insutry and in our business. We believe LUXURY is the right fit for us in order to continue evolving and changing with the market. I look forward to showcasing my Drop Dead Gorgeous and Gorgeous Engaged collections alongside respected brands and in front of high-quality retailers the LUXURY event is known for.”

Joining Courtney for LUXURY 2016 are notable additions Nanis, who will be located in the new LUXURY Oceanside Ballroom, and Michael M., who will join LUXURY in a private ballroom alongside Forevermark, Scott Kay, and Tacori. The Prestige section of the show will now be located in LUXURY for all seven days and boasts remarkable brand and designer names such as A. Link, Lauren K, Lika Behar, Mémoire, Oscar Heyman, Peter Storm Jewelry, and others. LUXURY Watch, a destination for fine timepiece brands seeking a balance between appointments and walk-by traffic, runs June 2–5. The open-air networking lounge sponsored by Wrist Watch Magazine will include brands such as BALL Watch, Chronoswiss, and Cuervo y Sobrinos.

“We are so pleased to welcome Erica Courtney, Nanis, and Michael M. to the LUXURY community,” said LUXURY industry vice president Sarin Bachmann in a press release. “These brands are nothing short of iconic in regard to high-end fashion-forward jewelry and are the perfect complement to the remarkable array of brands in LUXURY and the captivating programming we are putting forth this year. We are constantly striving to take the show to the next level and meet the evolving needs of the jewelry industry.”

LUXURY kicks off at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas to an invitation-only crowd May 31–June 2 and opens to all JCK Las Vegas badge holders June 3–6. For more information, visit jckonline.com/luxury.

(Photo courtesy of Erica Courtney)