GHTA Conference Slated for November

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--The Gift & Home Trade Association will hold its annual conference from Nov. 17-20 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in New Orleans.


Archie Manning, former National Football League quarterback, will deliver the keynote address on Nov. 19 at 2:30 p.m., giving his insights on

leadership, depending on others and flexibility. Other highlights from conference include:


--Heather Lutze, owner of Findability Group, who will speak on search-engine optimization, pay-per-click and social media at 11 a.m. on Nov. 19


--Susan K. Jones, author and direct-marketing expert, who will make a presentation on interactive marketing at 10:45 a.m. on Nov. 20


Workshops are also scheduled covering topics such as buying from local vendors and how technology has changed the supply chain.

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