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Thursday, February 17, 2022

WJA + BIJC | Celebrating Black History Month with Leading Black Women in the Jewelry & Watch Industry

Start Date: 2/17/2022 1:00 PM EST
End Date: 2/17/2022 2:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Zoom, FREE for Members & Non-Members

Organization Name: Women’s Jewelry Association and Black in Jewelry Coalition

Rachel Jurisz
Phone: (845) 473-7324

Join Black in Jewelry Coalition and the Women's Jewelry Association for an inspiring webinar on Thursday, February 17th at 1pm EST / 10am PST as we bring together women who are making a big impact advancing professional opportunities for Black women in the jewelry and watch industry. 

WJA and BIJC members will share how they are celebrating Black heritage in their businesses, and how you can support them throughout the year too!

The panel includes: Lotanna Amina Okpukpara (Mina Stones), Nellie Barnett (GIA), Malyia McNaughton (Made by Malyia), and Adrianne Sanogo (Graduate Gemologist), moderated by Elyssa Jenkins-Pérez (JVC).
Key Takeaways Include:
  1. Hear from WJA and BIJC Members about how they are celebrating their heritage this month and throughout the year, and working towards a more inclusive industry.
  2. Learn about industry-wide initiatives that are helping to advance and shape more opportunities for Black jewelry professionals, and how you can get involved and support these impactful activities.
  3. Understand how you can better educate yourself on diversity, equity and inclusion and how that will positively impact the future of your business, including your staff, your clients and your overall bottom line

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 2/17/2022 1:00 PM

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