Win a trip to Florence, Italy!*
All Show Days Location: Within the PREMIER main aisle
Stop by the giveaway station anytime during show hours to be entered to win a 5 night stay in Florence Italy!
*Valid only for attendees of The Collective 18 years or older. One winner will be randomly selected after close of show on Monday, June 3, 2019 and notified within 10 days of that date. The winner will receive airfare for two and a 5 night hotel stay in Florence, Italy. Black out travel dates do apply. No substitutions. This prize is not transferable.
The Power of Collaboration—Idea Lab
Friday, May 31 11:30am - 12:30 pm Location: PREMIER X Designer Lounge
Monica Stephenson of ANZA Gems will be joined by gem cutterBeth Stier, as well as Jennifer Maxwell, of PREMIER X Designer brand, Leigh Maxwell, to discuss elevating and supporting artisans through the power of collaboration. The discussion will also include the importance of giving back and empowering the communities from which the stones are mined, with a focus on ethical sustainability.
PREMIER X Designer Speed Mentoring
Saturday, June 1 8:30 am - 9:30 am Location: Your booth
We have established several industry leaders who have volunteered their time to offer you their expertise at your booth. Representing a variety of fields including retailers, editors, brand strategists, publicists and venerable trade organizations, these mentors will be meeting with brands who have chosen to participate.
From Social to Sale—Idea Lab
Saturday, June 1 11:30am - 12:30 pm Location: PREMIER X Designer Lounge
Brand advocate, influencer and consultant to fine jewelry designers, Benjamin Guttery of @ThirdCoastGems, will lead a discussion on building community through social media. The knowledge Ben will share about messaging, community building and social media influencing will be instrumental to designers and retailers looking to align their social behaviors with their marketing efforts, and ultimately generating sales.