LIMA to Host Retail and Branding Conference

NEW YORK-The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) will present the Retail & Branding Conference: Driving Brand Impact Through Consumer Touchpoints here on Sept. 13.

 The panel will include Bill Brand, executive vice president of marketing and business development for HSN; Jeff Fagel, director of brand development at Sears Holdings; Yehuda Shmidman, chief operating officer of Iconix; and Carol Spieckerman, president of retail consulting firm newmarketbuilders. Each will speak about their views on the future of retailing and branding.

 The conference will take place at the Tribeca Grand Hotel from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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