Until recently, the opportunity to have a celebrity attend an event, attach themselves to a name-brand or endorse a certain product or idea was untouchable. The thought of paying a person to promote a product was seen as something only Fortune 500 companies could afford. Social media has changed all that with brands and businesses utilizing celebrity influencers to connect directly with their demographics and increase sales and profits.
Gem Faire - Santa Barbara
May 23-25, 2014, Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA. Fri. 12pm-6pm, Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm. Admission $7 weekend pass. Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, silver, rocks, minerals & much more at manufacturer’s prices. Vendors from around the world. Jewelry repair & cleaning while you shop. Free hourly door prizes.