Atlanta Jewelry Show Set for August

Returning to the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta Aug. 7-9, 2004, the Atlanta Jewelry Show will include the “Buy More. Fly More” buyer loyalty program, the Southeast debut of the South Sea Cultured Pearl exhibit, and a keynote address from the world’s first and only “disillusionist.”

SJTA has expanded the “You Buy. You Fly” buyer loyalty program for the August show to give buyers even more opportunities to earn Delta SkyMiles based on orders placed at the show. The enhanced program (sponsored by JCK magazine) will award a 25% mileage bonus to buyers who receive 20,000 miles or more from exhibitors based on purchases during the August show..

SJTA has partnered with the South Sea Pearl Consortium (SSPC) to feature a unique cultured South Sea Pearl exhibit during the Atlanta Jewelry Show. The exhibit will be featured in the center of the Atlanta Jewelry Show’s popular “Point of View: A Designer Gallery” section.

The Atlanta Jewelry Show will bring together more than 850 exhibiting companies showcasing introductions from top name brands and designers in every product category, including antique jewelry, bridal, designer, diamond, pearl, platinum, gold and sterling jewelry, charms, earrings, diamonds, watches, tools, and much more.

Buyers and exhibitors are invited to a Fabulous Fifties Gala on Sunday evening, Aug. 8, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel. Admission is free and includes complementary hors d’oeuvres and drinks.

SJTA continues to expand the educational offerings at the Atlanta Jewelry Show. Among the highlights for the August 2004 lineup is the keynote address offering an entertaining and unique look at customer service led by world-class magician Billy Riggs. Other presenters include Brad Huisken, president of IAS Training, and Douglas Hucker, G.G., executive director of AGTA.

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