May 22-26, 2021 Phoenix, AZ--Expect PPE Safety; Social Distancing

Agenda

The event's full hourly schedule

20 Years of Great People and Great Times!

Centurion offers days of fantastic workshops, entertainment, networking, and activities.

  • Discover new jewelry technologies
  • Find solutions to marketing problems from expert vendors
  • Accelerate business growth by staying ahead of the curve

Friday, May 21, 2021 


2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Temperature and COVID-APP Check-In, Free Quick COVID Tests and Touchless Badge Pick-Up, PINNACLE PEAK 2 and 3

All Day Early Exhibitor & Retailer Arrivals

Rideshare or Taxi Reimbursement after the show with Receipt. NO GROUP SHUTTLES this year for safety

Saturday, May 22, 2021


 7:30 am - 3:00 pm 

Golf Tournament

(warmups and Continental Breakfast 7:30-8:30, shotgun tee off at 8:30AM) at J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Golf Club

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Temperature and COVID-APP Check-In, Free Quick COVID Tests and Touchless Badge Pick-Up, PINNACLE PEAK 2 and 3

10:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Exhibitor Set-Up

 1:00 - 3:00 pm 

Tennis Tournament

at J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Tennis Club

 6:00 - 7:00 pm 

Open Bar

sponsored by

(access with proper show badge) planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn.

 9:00 - 11:00 pm 

Open Bar

sponsored by

(access with proper show badge) planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn.

Sunday, May 23, 2021


 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Temperature and COVID-APP Check-In, Free Quick COVID Tests and Touchless Badge Pick-Up, PINNACLE PEAK 2 and 3

7:30 am - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor-Set-Up

 8:00 am - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, Socially Distant.

 7:30 am - 10:00 am 

Retailer Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom North, Socially Distant. EDUCATION TODAY starts at 9:00 AM and features: "The Biggest Money Making Decisions of Jewelry Store Design" with Leslie McGwire, Leslie McGwire & Assoc. Interior Design (above, left)  and Mickey Miñagorri, ARTCO Group (above, right).

 10:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Show Hours

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, plus Sunset Lawn and Patio... Socially Distant.

 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm 

Opening Dinner

Socially Distant Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn

 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm 

Open Bar at Dinner

sponsored by

(access with proper show badge) planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn

Monday, May 24, 2021


7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Temperature and COVID-APP Check-In, Free Quick COVID Tests and Touchless Badge Pick-Up, PINNACLE PEAK 2 and 3

7:30 am - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor-Set-Up

 8:00 - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, Socially Distant.

 7:30 am - 9:30 am 

Retailer Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom North, Socially Distant. EDUCATION TODAY starts at 9:00 AM and features: "SPEAK THEIR LANGUAGE - How to Talk with Customers Using THEIR language to Close Sales THEIR way" with James “Jimmy” DeGroot (shown above) of The Jewelry Store Training Institute and  jewelrystoretraining.com.

10:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Show Hours

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, plus Sunset Lawn and Patio... Socially Distant.

 6:30 - 7:30 pm 

Open Bar

sponsored by

(access with proper show badge) planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn.

 7:30 pm Onward 

Dinner On Your Own

 9:00 - 10:30 pm 

Open Bar

sponsored by

(access with proper show badge) planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn.

Tuesday, May 25 2021


7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Temperature and COVID-APP Check-In, Free Quick COVID Tests and Touchless Badge Pick-Up, PINNACLE PEAK 2 and 3

7:30 am - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor-Set-Up

 8:00 - 9:30 am 

Exhibitor Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, Socially Distant.

 7:30 am - 9:30 am 

Retailer Breakfast

Grand Saguaro Ballroom North, Socially Distant. EDUCATION TODAY starts at 9:00 AM and features: "Taking Back the ‘Ethical Narrative’: How Telling the Natural Diamond Story Will Boost Your Sales" with Nancy Orem Lyman (above, left), Executive Director and Rebecca Foerster (above, right), President of the industry not for profit organization “Diamonds Do Good”.

10:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Show Hours

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

Grand Saguaro Ballroom East/West/South, plus Sunset Lawn and Patio... Socially Distant.

 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

Exhibitor Move-Out Hours

 8:00 - 10:00 pm 

Grand Finale Dinner

Planned as Socially Distant Outdoor event, Location TBA

 9:00 - 10:00 pm 

Musical Entertainment TBA

Planned as Socially Safe Outdoor Event, Ballroom Lawn.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021


 4:00 am - 2:00 pm 

Departures

Note NO GROUP SHUTTLES this year for safety. Rideshare and Taxi rides to airport reimbursed after the show with receipt.

Hope You Enjoyed CENTURION 2021, Our 20th Anniversary Show!

See You Next Year at the beautiful ARIZONA BILTMORE RESORT, PHOENIX (Friday, January 28-Wednesday, February 2, 2022; Show Days, SUNDAY, MONDAY, TUESDAY, January 30-31 and February 1, 2022)

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