The competition was judged October 19-20 in New York, NY. Judges for the 2014 competition were retailer Jennifer McCurry from Marissa Collections, fashion and beauty editor, Jennie Ma from The Knot, lapidarist John Hatleberg, AJDC President and jewelry designer Barbara Heinrich from Barbara Heinrich Studio, and AJDC member and manufacturer Jose Hess.
AJDC members Gregore Morin, Mark Patterson, Jennifer Rabe Morin and Mark Schneider were all 2014 Spectrum Winners.
This year’s AGTA Spectrum Awards™ will be presented during the 2014 AGTA GemFair™ Tucson to be held February 4 – 9 at the Tucson Convention Center in Tucson, Arizona. Winning entries will be displayed during the show and AGTA Spectrum Awards™ recipients will be recognized during the AGTA Dinner Dance and Awards Gala on Saturday evening, February 8, 2014.