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4 Invaluable Mobile Marketing & Social Media Tips from Ben Smithee


Ben Smithee is the founder and CEO of The Smithee Group (TSG), a business consultancy that specializes in strategy and social media. TSG leverages Smithee’s background in Consumer Sciences (Insights, Research, and Intelligence) and Digital Strategy to help brands evolve and create lasting and valuable relationships for maximum ROI. TSG’s team is made up of individuals with diverse experience and exploratory mindsets to help other businesses achieve goals through detailed analysis, brand architecture, content creation, and daily management. TSG provides small and large businesses with marketing strategies, marketing campaigns, and detailed social media plans. Smithee joined us at JCK Las…

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JCK Industry Fund: Diamond Empowerment Fund Update


Now that autumn is here, let’s see where our JCK Industry Fund recipients are since receiving their grants in a continual effort to enhance the image of the jewelry industry and to foster development and research of programs that would benefit the industry. The Diamond Empowerment Fund (DEF) is a global nonprofit organization that celebrates the positive impact diamonds have on communities around the world through its “Diamonds Do Good” campaign, which includes a number of initiatives to help advance and empower people living in these communities. With support from the JCK Industry Fund, DEF continues to reach millennials around…

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JIS Exchange Collocates Providing Immediate Delivery


You’re invited to shop the only show specializing in at-show delivery during JCK’s Las Vegas Jewelry Week. This year JIS Exchange is making the move to Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino to take place right alongside JCK Las Vegas on Bayside, Level 1. From June 1 – 4, you’ll find diverse products and immediate delivery creating the perfect one-stop shop! Did we mention it’s the biggest JIS show yet to hit Las Vegas? Now on its 3rd consecutive year, the show floor is filled wall to wall with jewelry for everyone. As you can imagine, a larger floor plan means…

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Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas


Stay with the Best When visiting the hospitality capital of the US, it’s only expected that your residence will match all of the comfort and style that you deserve. The surrounding area is a dream land to luxurious resorts and larger than life hotels fitting everything theme imaginable. Luckily JCK offers a hotel block of rooms at an outstanding lineup of Las Vegas properties, all within a mile or two of the show. You won’t be disappointed by whatever hotel you choose to lay your head at night but booking early helps secure your top pick. Plus! There are new…

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International Retail Delegation: Helena Cattaneo, Jóia & Cia, Brazil


A trip to JCK Las Vegas requires plenty of planning, whether you’re showcasing as a designer, putting together a team to handle sales at your booth, or making a list of brands to see as a retail store owner. Coming from overseas often involves even more steps, from navigating customs to setting your phone for international travel. So imagine the job of Helena Cattaneo, CEO of the Brazilian jewelry publication Jóia & Cia. Over the last few years, JCK has partnered with a number of international delegations to bring the best brands from various countries to JCK Las Vegas attendees….

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