The 2013-2014 International Pearl Design Contest (IPDC)

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The Cultured Pearl Association of America announces major enhancement to the 2013-2014 International Pearl Design Contest (IPDC)

Providence, RI ?July 17, 2013

Peter Bazar, President of the Cultured Pearl Association of America, Inc. proudly announces that this year's winner of the IPDC's Presidents Award will receive their own museum showcase at the 2014 JCK Show located in the CPAA World Pearl Booth. This opportunity to showcase a collection, in addition to the winning piece provides phenomenal exposure to thousands of show visitors.
The fourth annual International Pearl Design Competition is open until September 3rd, 2013 including global entries. Winners will be announced November 1st, 2013. For complete entry information go to
The Cultured Pearl Association of America, Inc is a nonprofit group founded in 1957, comprised of the finest manufacturers, wholesalers, dealers and suppliers of Cultured Pearls in the United States.

Our intention is to "cultivate" awareness, interest, demand and successful marketability of Cultured Pearls for the retail community and the consumer level. Through promotion, education, public relations and unwavering commitment we aim to inspire an authentic passion for all Cultured Pearl varieties.
For more information contact
Kathy Grenier or Bo Perry at 888-31-PEARL or 401-432-9990.