News and Happenings
April 27, 2019
So very honored to be speaking with pearl luminaries at the 16th Annual Sinkankas Symposium.
Pearl is this year’s symposium subject. I will share my journey as "The Evolution of the Pearl
Goddess". Would be so delighted to see you there.
Details and registration http://www.sinkankassymposium.net/
July 24, 2017
Pier 60 on the Chelsea Piers in New York City
The Women's Jewelry Association celebrated 33 of our industry's most accomplished women in nine categories. And Guess What? Our Pearl Goddess was chosen as a Winner!
Here were the nominees.
And Here's more info.
Betty Sue King, owner of King’s Ransom, was honored with the award for excellence for a Manufacturer, Dealer, Supplier. King told the audience that her parents came to the United States from China and she had lived the American dream. The WJA has no glass ceiling, she said.
May 25, 2017, 1.00-1.30pm
SNAG Conference, New Orleans, Sheraton: Vendor Room
The Power of Pearls as Ornamentation Throughout Time
From prehistoric to the present pearls are ingrained with mankind’s obsession with ornamentation. Pearls have left evidence of their influence and importance throughout the ages. Trace the indelible link of pearls and humankind through symbols, artifacts and fashion. Gain insights into the
power ornamentation with pearls has influenced our lives.
February 1, 2017, 9.00-10.00am
AGTA GemFair™ Tucson: Graham Room TCC
Roundtable-Live-Hands on & Interactive
How do you attract new clients, expand your brand, be known for special events, develop collectors? Roundtables focus on connecting clients intimately with pearls and gemstones. Step by step, you will experience planning a roundtable from start to finish with all the details in between to facilitate you creating one for your business. Then immerse yourself as a participant/observer in a Mock Roundtable then bring home to make it happen for yourself.
May 20, 2016, 11.00am-12.15pm
SNAG Conference, Ashville, Masonic Temple Theater
And February 3, 2016, 9.00-10.00am
AGTA GemFair™ Tucson, Maricopa Room TCC
Mock Roundtable-Hands on & Interactive~Full immersion
Do you want to sell more, attract new clients, build custom design, develop collectors & repeat buyers? Learn how to create a Roundtable RSVP event. Discover how to invite your clients to indulge their passion for things unique and precious. Engage in a step-by-step guide to plan your own Roundtable. From planning to evaluation see actual invitations, place settings & guest interactions. Then immerse yourself as a participant/observer in a Mock Roundtable and bring it home to make it yours.