GIA New York Jewelry Career Fair 2018 Is Packed With Career Opportunities
GIA New York Jewelry Career Fair 2018 Is Packed With Career Opportunities. GIA New York Jewelry Career Fair is set to unfold many interesting career opportunities with around 50 companies participating this year. Registrations are now being accepted for this free event.
The event will unfold on July 13th at the Javits Center in New York. It offers a platform for both those seeking to join the gem and jewelry industry or scouting for a professional move. The agenda is packed with panel discussions, oppportunities with leading companies and one-on-one coaching from experts. Lorraine Schwartz, Tiffany & Company, London Jewelers, Diamonds Direct are some among other expected participating companies. Job openings span across manufacturing, gemology, retail and other segments.
Kathryn Kimmel, GIA senior vice president and chief marketing officer, and co-founder of the GIA Jewelry Career Fair noted the focus of the Carer Fairs has always been to ‘foster networking, opportunity and stimulating discussion’. “Between the exceptional panelists, face-to-face career advice and array of recruiters at this year’s event, it is sure to garner success for job seekers,” he added.
The first panel discussion is “Job Success in Today’s Market” giving insight and advice from industry experts including Wendy Brandes, owner and president of Wendy Brandes Jewelry; Greg Kwiat, chief executive officer at KWIAT; Joel Schechter, chief executive officer at HONORA; and recent GIA graduate and emerging talent, Fallon Bock, diamond quality specialist at Leo Schachter Diamond Group.
The GIA Jewelry Career Fair legacy began in 1991 in Santa Monica, California, USA. Today it is widespread, connecting gem and jewelry companies with those eager to be part of the industry with over 60 events in countries including India, Las Vegas, London, New York and the GIA World Headquarters in Carlsbad, California.