NEW YORK — Camilla Dietz Bergeron, founder of the highly regarded antique and estate jewelry firm bearing her name, will be honored at the 37th annual Antique Jewelry & Art Conference – “Jewelry Camp” – taking place on Thursday, July 31 and Friday, August 1, 2014, at the Westchester Renaissance Hotel in West Harrison, N.Y. Open to professionals, collectors and the public, Jewelry Camp comprises two days of lectures, breakout groups and networking events. Participants have opportunities to meet and learn from top experts in buying, selling, appraising and collecting.
Bergeron is the first recipient of the “Women of Estate & Antique Jewelry” awarded to women who, through their passion and dedication, have expanded the public’s interest in antique and estate jewelry. She and her business partner, Gus Davis, have devoted nearly 30 years to building Camilla Dietz Bergeron, Ltd., buyers and sellers of fine antique, period and estate jewelry.
“Whether you are a dealer who has been involved in this area for years, or a jewelry store owner just branching into estate jewelry, there is no better place to learn about antique and estate jewelry than Jewelry Camp,” said Jewelry Camp Director Edward Lewand.
Jewelry Camp participants can choose among several conference packages. To register, call Director Sandy Lewand at (770) 485-2803 or (631) 377-9766, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Visa and MasterCard debit and credit, as well as Discover credit are accepted. Payment plans are available for an additional fee.) Those interested are encouraged to register early as enrollment is limited.
The Renaissance Westchester Hotel is located 35 minutes from Manhattan, 40 minutes from LaGuardia Airport and 10 minutes from Westchester County Airport. Transportation to and from the airport is available by taxi and private car service. For more details, visit www.jewelrycamp.org.