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WJA Names 2016 Hall of Fame Honorees

Feb 9, 2016 8:39 AM   By Rapaport News
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RAPAPORT... The Women’s Jewelry Association has named its Hall of Fame honorees for the association’s annual Awards for Excellence gala scheduled for July 25 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York.

Sissy Jones, owner of Sissy's Log Cabin, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award; Peter Engel, president of Fred Meyer Jewelers, will receive the Ben Kaiser Lifetime Achievement Award; and longstanding jewelry retailer Ben Bridge Jeweler will receive the Corporate Award.

The location of the awards ceremony, Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center, is a new location for the event and will be convenient for those attending the JA New York Summer Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

"WJA congratulates our 2016 recipients, each a shining example of excellence in our industry," said Brandee Dallow, president of the Women's Jewelry Association. "We look forward to bringing the industry together in July at the Hammerstein Ballroom to celebrate their impressive achievements in style."
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