*Noted+Gifted Buyer Qualification

April 17-18, 2024

Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture, San Francisco


As an event by the community, for the community, we developed the below guidelines to maintain the professional level of *Noted+Gifted and to enhance the experience for all who exhibit or attend.

Buyer Credentials

*Noted+Gifted is open to the trade only. If needed, GCA will reach out to verify your identity as a Qualified Retailer/Buyer or Sales Rep. We would ask for one or more of the following:

Company Verification

  • Your Business Tax Identification Doc
  • Active website address through which company business can be validated
  • Two recent invoices (both within last 12 months) from industry manufacturers for goods purchased at wholesale/in quantity for a minimum of $1,000
  • Store/commercial lease indicating the type of business. For leases, provide only the first two pages of Store lease stating you are a retail business
  • Copy of pay stub, W2 or 1099 with sensitive information removed (i.e. social security)
  • New Businesses only: A Letter of Intent from an attorney or bank on official letterhead stating the intent to start a new retail business (this is acceptable for new businesses only)

Employee Verification

  • Employee verification letter on company letterhead from owner or manager stating job status
  • Copy of company credit card with both employee’s and company’s name
  • Copy of company insurance card with employee’s name
  • Copy of company business card

Show Policies

You can view the full list of show policies here.

Questions or concerns? Email gca@greetingcard.org.

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