The Platinum Guild International will announce the winners
of the JCK 2011 Platinum Innovation Awards at the JCK Las Vegas show June 5.
Six categories were determined by U.S. retailers based on what platinum
product they would like to see more of in their stores. The categories include:
- Platinum engagement semi-mount rings under $2,000
- Modern platinum engagement rings
- Vintage-inspired platinum engagement rings
- Platinum earrings
- Platinum fashion rings
Best in Show and Editor’s Choice winners will also be
announced. The 180 nominated entries will be on display throughout the show,
and retailers and show visitors can cast votes via text message.