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Visit Our AGS Industry Partners at Conclave 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments)
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The Networking Area at Conclave is the place to enjoy refreshments and connect with fellow AGS members. It’s also the place to meet face-to-face with our AGS Industry Partners!

We’ve formed partnerships with these companies in order to help our members increase the profitability of their business operations through lower rates, higher customer service, and incentive programs.


GemFindGemFind has provided web technology solutions to the jewelry industry for over 17 years. From consultation, design, development, launch-to-complete online marketing, GemFind is a one-stop shop for many retailers.

With their knowledgeable staff and consultants, they will understand your needs and can come up with a tailor-made technology solution.

Visit GemFind's booth, go to their website at, or call them today at 800-373-4373 to learn more about special pricing for AGS members, and to learn more about how they can help you grow your business, online and offline.


Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company

Jewelers MutualCustomize your insurance needs to fit your business with Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, including coverage tailored for retailers, manufacturers, wholesalers, designers, craftsmen, appraisers and more.

Retailers could earn additional revenue when mentioning personal jewelry insurance to customers. 

Jewelers Mutual is here for you! To learn more, visit their booth, go to their website at, or call 800-558-6411.


Parcel Pro

ParcelProParcel Pro Inc. is the official insured shipping provider for AGS members. As part of this agreement, members receive special discounted shipping rates.

Parcel Pro is an insurance provider specializing in high-value shipments with five U.S. offices and three overseas locations. They have partnered with UPS and Federal Express to provide the very best in shipping solutions.

Stop by their booth to learn more about the services ParcelPro has to offer, or visit their website at take advantage of the easy-to-use online shipping tools.


Wells Fargo

The AGS Credit Card Program and the NEW Merchant Services Program

Wells FargoThe AGS Credit Card Program is available through Wells Fargo Financial National Bank. This business tool provides members with sales alternatives designed to increase customer loyalty and sales.

Sarah Trudeau, AGS Credit Card Program: email Sarah at, or give her a call at 1-800-545-3550.

Learn about the merchant services program through Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo Merchant Services provides payment processing solutions so businesses can easily accept credit and debit card payments. With options that are easy to set up and tailored for your business, you can quickly start accepting payments, have access to funds as soon as the next business day with a linked Wells Fargo deposit account and access personal service and support when you need it. And as an AGS member, you’ll benefit from preferred pricing and a dedicated relationship manager.

Bring your current merchant services statements to Conclave, and Wells Fargo will be happy to review them!

Nick Miller, Merchant Services: email Nick at, or give him a call at 1-805-450-3349.


Mission Statement

The American Gem Society (AGS) is a nonprofit trade association of fine jewelry professionals dedicated to setting, maintaining and promoting the highest standards of ethical conduct and professional behavior through education, accreditation, recertification of its membership, gemological standards, and gemological research.

The Society is committed to providing educational products to inform and protect the consumer and to contributing to the betterment of the trade by creating industry standards to protect the jewelry-buying public and the fine jewelry industry as a whole.

AGS Laboratories, founded to support the AGS mission, is a nonprofit diamond grading laboratory with a mission of consumer protection. Adhering to the AGS Diamond Grading Standards, AGS Laboratories is dedicated to offering diamond grading reports that provide consistency and accuracy based on science.

American Gem Society