Vicenza Fair to present International Jewellery Awards
VICENZA, October 30, 2011 – Vicenza Fair will stage the Andrea Palladio International Jewellery Awards 2012, encompassing design, production, distribution, retail and advertising.
“This competition is an important event for those who value quality and culture,” the fair said in a statement.
A highly qualified international jury will select the finalists.
Awards will be given for the following categories: best Italian and international designers, best jewellery company, best brand collection, best retail store, best business website and best innovative packaging.
The event represents a benchmark for the high end of the jewellery business and its aim is to create synergies and foster collaboration between the major players in the international gold and jewellery world.
In order to participate, companies or individuals should fill in the downloadable entry form from the website www.aboutjewellery.it.
The jury will select a shortlist of finalists for each category.
Entry deadline is 16th March 2012.
The jury will then shortlist the entries for each category and votes will be cast.
The winners will be presented with their awards at VICENZAORO Charm, which will take place in May 2012.
Andrea Palladio International Jewellery Awards 2012
THE BEST ITALIAN JEWELLERY DESIGNER
Awarded to a professional and acclaimed Italian jewellery designer of world renown with considerable experience in producing his/her own work.
THE BEST INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY DESIGNER
Awarded to a professional and acclaimed international jewellery designer of world renown with considerable experience in producing his/her own work.
THE BEST JEWELLERY BRAND COLLECTION
Awarded to the best gold and jewellery collection by a well-known brand with clear commitment to research and innovation.
THE BEST JEWELLERY FLAGSHIP STORE
Awarded to the jewellery flagship store that best represents company identity and values while promoting research into new consumer trends.
THE BEST JEWELLERY COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGN
Awarded to the advertising campaign which best promotes the company’s identity, positioning and values in keeping with the new scenarios in this egment of the luxury goods business.
THE BEST JEWELLERY WEBSITE
Awarded to the jewellery business website with the best representation of the new 2.0 commercial and information environments.
THE BEST JEWELLERY PACKAGING
Awarded to the best innovative jewellery packaging.
Info and regulations at www.aboutjewellery.it