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Leading Retail Innovation...

"I was truly inspired by the executives and students I met at this year's Global Retail Conference...." read more
Kendra Scott,
Founder and CEO of Kendra Scott, LLC

Phone520-626-7952
Mailkbrooke@email.arizona.edu

Over 22 years a leader in spotlighting retail innovation.

For 22 years, the Global Retailing Conference has consistently delivered practical information, proven techniques and ground-breaking ideas that enable individuals and organizations to succeed in the intensely competitive, global marketplace.

The conference:

» Presents the best thinking of retail innovators whose strategies will determine tomorrow's most successful industry trends.
» Invites the audience to listen in on discussions with industry luminaries, moderated by retail industry leaders.
» Attracts global participation from retailers across all levels of industry operations, academicians, and university students interested in first-hand knowledge about industry challenges and opportunities.












2017 speakers


Conference Agenda
Terry J. Lundgren
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Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board of Directors,
Macy's Inc.



Kendra Scott
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CEO,
Kendra Scott Designs



Brian Amkraut
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Executive Vice President of Real Estate, Strategy, Store Operations and Services, PetSmart
Sarah Quinlan
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Senior VP, Market Insights,
MasterCard


Angela Ahrendts
Senior Vice President, Retail, Apple
Alex Komoroske
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Lead Product Manager,
Google
Steve Bratspies
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Chief Merchandising Officer,
Walmart


Jeff Gennette
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President and CEO,
Macy's Inc.
Susan Hart
Global Retail Practice Leader,
Spencer Stuart
Beck Besecker
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Co-founder and CEO, Marxent


Marla Beck
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CEO, Bluemercury
Barry Beck
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COO, Bluemercury
Jeffery R. Sears
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Co-founder and former CEO,
PIRCH


Gregg Throgmartin
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General Manager, Fabletics
Chris Kobus
Vice President, Marketing and Ecommerce,
Sunglass Hut
Carlos Salcido
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Vice President of Marketing,
El Palacio de Hierro


Mindy Grossman
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CEO & Director,
HSNi
Chris Baldwin
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CEO,
BJ'S Wholesale Club
Matt Shay
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President & CEO,
NRF
Greg Sandfort
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CEO,
Tractor Supply
Luke Chatelain
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Global Retail Practice Leader,
West Elm

Sponsorship

Are you interested in showcasing your company to:

» Some of the world's largest retailers
» Retailing and Consumer Sciences and Business students - tomorrow's future retail leaders
» Faculty teaching retail strategy and application
» Consultants and forecasters

Take advantage of this outstanding, but limited, opportunity to have your company featured at the annual Global Retailing Conference by becoming an event sponsor! In addition to the on-site benefit of your company's name on event sponsor boards, you will be recognized on all outreach materials, including registration mailings, websites and participant information. By becoming an event sponsor, you are able to build new relationships and increase your visibility among a great diversity of retailers and entrepreneurs who participate in the Global Retailing Conference.

LinkDownload our sponsorship form!

Kim Brooke
Associate Director, Marketing & Corporate Relations, Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing

Phone520-626-7952
Mailkbrooke@email.arizona.edu

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Contact

Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing

650 N. Park Avenue

Tucson, AZ 85721-0078