The Society held their annual Conclave April 22-25 at the New Orleans Marriott in New Orleans, LA. It was a week filled with learning, networking, and unforgettable moments.
Another highlight: the Jewelers of American Fashion Show and AGS Suppliers’ Showcase. Designs from participating AGS suppliers were available for viewing both on and off the runway.
Keynote speakers include NFL legend Terry Bradshaw, NY Times best-selling author Stephen Dubner (Freakonomics and Think Like a Freak), the legendary long-distance swimmer, Diana Nyad and Connie Podesta, the motivational sales guru, closed the event.
Featured speakers included Joel Zeff (The Tao of Ta-Da), sales expert Collee Francis, motivational speaker, Bryan Dodge, who gave members advice on creating loyalty and unity with their teams.
A special thank you goes out to all the sponsors of AGS Conclave, without whom, this amazing event would not be possible:
|Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company|
|Wells Fargo||Forevermark, part of De Beers Group of Companies|
|JCK Events||JCK Industry Fund||Centurion Jewelry Show|
|Hearts On Fire||UL||GIA|
|AGTA||Kassoy||McTeigue NY 1895|
|The Knot Pro Network||TSYS Merchant Solutions||Rapaport|
|The Gordon Company||W.R. Cobb Company||Sarine|
|VICENZAORO / TRENDVISION||Martin Flyer||Stuller|
|Couture||JA New York||White Pine Trading|
|Parcel Pro||IDEX||Mark Schneider Design|
Next year, Conclave goes to Washington! The 2016 Conclave will be at the Chrystal City Hyatt, April 13-16. Stay tuned to this page for more information!