IMC Lines Up Sponsors for Gift & Home CEO Summit

LAS VEGAS-The International Market Center has confirmed Brandwise, DEMDACO, Eller Enterprises, Evergreen Enterprises, Giftjobs.biz, Global Views, OneCoast, Whereoware and Yankee Candle as sponsors of the Gift & Home CEO Summit this coming winter.

The two-day conference is scheduled to take place during the winter Las Vegas Market on Jan. 31-Feb. 1 at World Market Center here. Along with the sponsors, the summit has introduced its new tagline, "Elevating the industry. Securing the future." and has launched a microsite with conference information and updates, at giftandhomelv.com/ceosummit.

The summit has already lined up Jon Huntsman, former U.S. Ambassador to China, and Robert Reich, for U.S. Secretary of Labor, as keynote speakers.

The content will address financial, operational and global issues affecting the gift and home industry. Topics will include the effects of the Chinese economy and European financial crisis on the industry, preparing a company for sale/exit strategies, building a corporate culture, the global economy, estate planning and wealth management, and other issues affecting the U.S. marketplace.

HFN Staff | News & Commentary

HFN provides detailed information on the key home classifications: Housewares, Tabletop, Floor Covering & Rugs, Furniture, Home Textiles, Lighting, Home Decor, Mattresses & Bedding, Gifts, Major Appliances and Consumer Electronics as well as Business, Finance and Retail.

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