WHY ATTEND

This conference provides a premier learning environment for retail executives to gain cutting-edge knowledge and big picture retailing concepts, and is accompanied with unmatched high-value networking opportunities.

WHO ATTENDS

The Retailing Summit attracts a diverse audience of retailers and decision makers with executives from established brands; including brick-and-mortar and online companies, specialty retailers, major grocery chains, and more.

WHAT ATTENDEES ARE SAYING

2018 SPEAKERS

Michael Dastugue ’86

EVP & CFO

Leveraging Financial Strength for Profitable Growth

Ricky Dickson

President

More Than Just Ice Cream

Nigel Travis

Executive Chairman

Where Do You Find Your Challenge? The Key to Productive Change and Practical Innovation

Rachel Ligtenberg

VP Retail

A Different Kind of Company: How REI Creates Connections and Uses Purpose to Lead a Business

James Starke ’97

SVP, Head of Merchandising

How JCPenney is Sizing Up its Men’s Business to Meet BIG Expectations

Amy Eschliman

SVP of eCommerce

Celebrating Individual Beauty: How Sephora Personalizes Shopping Experiences Across Channels

Kirk Zambetti

VP of Sales

Authenticity

Sunni Goodman

SVP of Communications & CX

Building Relationships: Inspiring Employees to Create Meaningful Moments

Mike Mettler

SVP of Development

Inspire More Life

Gary Magenta

SVP, Chief Change Architect

Change Starts Here

Rebecca Wooters ’93 

Managing Director
Head of Global Cards Customer Experience Digital and Journey Strategy Citi Cards

Using Research to Build Digital Experiences

Don Smith

Managing Director, Chief Analytics Officer

Plug Into the Emotional Power of Loyalty to Supercharge Brand Energy

PRICING

  • Sponsor Rate

    Includes CRS Corporate Partners & DFW-REA Members

    *
  • Early Bird

    Through June 1

    TBA
  • Regular Rate

    Online registration closes October 7

    TBA
  • General Rate

    Includes retailers & general public

    *
  • Early Bird

    Through June 1

    TBA
  • Regular Rate

    Online registration closes October 7

    TBA

LOCATION & VENUE

Located in the heart of North Dallas’ shopping district, the 2019 Retailing Summit will be held at the Westin Galleria in Dallas, Texas. An exclusive room block is available online or by calling 972.934.9494.

BECOME A SPONSOR

2018 Sponsors