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Full Circle: Lisa Bridge, Ben Bridge Jeweler

Lisa Bridge Insider Featured Image

This week, we were fortunate enough to go Full Circle with the sweet Lisa Bridge, of Ben Bridge Jeweler. Lisa is a fifth generation member of the successful family business which was started by her great grandfather in 1912. Ben Bridge started with the simple premise that they could offer the finest in jewelry values with special attention to personal service. Today, they operate over 70 retail stores in 11 states. Lisa is an important part of the JCK Community as she has been attending JCK Las Vegas since 2009 and attending LUXURY for the past 6 years. As all our Full Circle features are, Lisa…

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Full Circle with Monica Stephenson, iDazzle


Happy Friday! We couldn’t be more excited to kick off the first Full Circle of 2016 with our friend,  Seattle-based jewelry blogger Monica Stephenson of iDazzle. Monica plays a big role in the JCK tribe; continually covering the best baubles at JCK Tucson, JCK Las Vegas and LUXURY, was a JCK Talks panelist for the The Power of Blogging, and is a member on the newly appointed JCK Tucson Advisory Board and JCK Las Vegas Design Committee. This past summer, Monica was honored at the WJA Awards of Excellence for Editorial Media. She is an advocate for educating the process of a gemstone’s journey and…

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Full Circle with Ben Smithee

Ben Smithee

In two weeks, we get a clean slate and a new year of opportunities and challenges to overcome. We all have personal New Years resolutions that we will work to achieve in 2016, but what change would you like to see your brand strive for? If it has anything to do with embracing digital, taking advantage of digital proximity or how to make your big brand think smaller, think Ben Smithee. With a new year approaching, it’s only fitting to go Full Circle with our friend Ben Smithee, an out of-the-box thinker and digital guru. Ben Smithee is the CEO of  the Smithee…

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Full Circle with Joanne Teichman, Ylang 23

Joanne Teichman Ylang 23 JCK Full Circle

Happy Friday! We got lucky to catch up with Joanne Teichman, Owner of Ylang 23 before the hectic holiday season and hope you enjoy going Full Circle with such an inspiring force in our industry and JCK Community. Not all too long ago, jewelry was only seen by the majority in magazines, trade shows and was very exclusive. Joanne broke the barriers of this and created a website dedicated to selling some of the best ‘forward mix’ of designer jewelry. Ylang 23 had a plethora of firsts including free 2 day shipping in 2005, first online trunk show in 2007, first…

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Full Circle with Michael Pearson, Bremont

Michael Pearson, North America Director, Bremont Watch Company

With the weekend rearing it’s head, it’s time to unwind and talk all the fun stuff with a leader in the watch world and a member of our JCK Community. This week, we’re going Full Circle with Michael Pearson, North American Director of Bremont Watch Company who revealed all with a touch of British charm. To discover and get face-to-face with Bremont, mark your calendars for our LUXURY and Swiss Watch events. Describe your day in numbers 280,000 Miles flown last year 6 AM Start to answer emails from the UK 1/26/16 Due date for my first born child What’s the…

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