RETAILMavens Returns to the Summer 2017 Independent Retailer Conference
Parker, CO (July 26, 2017) – The Independent Retailer Conference looks forward to welcoming RETAILMavens to the upcoming Independent Retailer Conference held at ASD Market Week in Las Vegas from July 30 – August 2, 2017. RETAILMavens has been a longtime supporter and sponsor of the Independent Retailer Conference, having joined them at each of their events since their original launch in 2012.
We are avid supporters of independent retailers and appreciate the experience and education that the Independent Retailer Conference delivers to their retail attendees. We look forward to returning to the Independent Retailer Conference stage and engaging with the fantastic attendees of ASD Market Week and the IRC,” shares Cathy Wagner, President of RETAILMavens and a well respected retail thought leader.
Joining RETAILMavens at the upcoming Independent Retailer Conference at ASD Market Week will including the following industry solution companies, each of whom will be available to engage, learn and connect with ASD attendees as part of the Independent Retailer Conference experience. Attendees of ASD are able to experience the Independent Retailer Conference complimentary as part of their show admission, and experts from each company below will be onsite to offer expert insight and resources to show attendees.
- DOR Technologies
- English Management
- Refund Retriever
Additionally, returning to the Independent Retailer Conference stage are internationally recognized keynote speakers and retail experts Rich Kizer & Georganne Bender, who will once again serve as event emcees. The Independent Retailer Conference will also welcome Shark Tank alum from SunStaches, Three Jerks Jerky and Chapul to their stage, as well as Derek Steiner from popular merchant Skullcandy. Jennifer Spivak – a well-recognized Facebook expert – will also join the Independent Retailer Conference, delivering a keynote session that will discuss how to gain high-converting Facebook ads. In addition to keynotes and various pop-up sessions taking place over the course of four days, the Independent Retailer Conference will also present two panel discussions led by Independent Retailer Conference Co-Founder, Retail Minded Founder and Author Nicole Leinbach Reyhle.
ASD Market Week welcomes the Independent Retailer Conference as an added value to their show, offering attendees the chance to engage, learn and connect with some of the industry’s must trusted retail resources and experts.
Retail is a dynamic business that requites dynamic strategies to excel at. Through the education and networking opportunities delivered by the Independent Retailer Conference alongside ASD Market Week, we look forward to helping merchants reach their store goals in an always competitive marketplace,” shares Camille Candella, Vice President of Marketing for Emerald Expositions.
The Independent Retailer Conference is a retail conference dedicated entirely to the unique lifestyle and responsibilities of independent store owners – providing an educational and interactive experience for attendees of ASD Market Week to experience complimentary as part of their show attendance. Twice a year, ASD Market Week brings together 40,000+ attendees and 2,800 sellers in the wholesale merchandise industry. The events take place in March and August in Las Vegas and is listed among the top 20 of Top 250 Trade Shows by Trade Show Network News. Bringing the world’s widest variety of merchandise together in one efficient consumer-goods trade show, ASD Market Week offers quality choices at every price point for a variety of retail sectors. Attendees benefit from discovering new suppliers, new product categories and new ways to profit thanks to the combined efforts of the Independent Retailer Conference and ASD Market Week.
About Independent Retailer Conference
The Independent Retailer Conference is the nation’s only retail conference dedicated entirely to the unique lifestyle and responsibilities of independent store owners. Founded by industry veterans Nicole Leinbach Reyhle of Retail Minded & Kerry Bannigan of Nolcha Events, the Independent Retailer Conference offers independent retailers the chance to engage, learn, and connect with industry leaders while also getting inspired from retail experts, service providers and like-minded retailers from across the nation.
About ASD Market Week
ASD Market Week is a part of Emerald Expositions and based in Los Angeles, CA. ASD Market Week brings together 40,000+ attendees and 2,800 sellers in the wholesale merchandise industry. The events take place bi‐annually in March and August in Las Vegas and are the 15th and 17th largest expos in the U.S., respectively, covering over 700,000 sq/ft of exhibit space. ASD also produces regional events in New York City and Miami in the fall, which caters to the general merchandise retailers in the tri‐state New York and Florida and Caribbean area.
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