2019 Spring Showcase Professional Development Sessions
Tuesday, April 9th
9:00am to 10:00 Room E141
Pro D Session 1: Young Professionals Round Table - Moderated by Heather Comerford, 1 CAS Credit
Heather Comerford is CEO of Portland, Oregon distributor 1338Tryon. She has worked in the promotional products industry for more than 20 years and was recognized in 2017 as a member of ASI’s Hot List for trailblazers and entrepreneurs.
Presenting with Heather are:
Mary Crosetto,1338Tryon - Professional Development
Geoff Brown, KG Specialties - Sales
Brinton Slaeker - Customer Service
Philip Trump, HIT Promotional Products - Tech
Josh Chouinard, Image Source - Company Culture
Jill Rogers, Trimark - Social
Peer-to-Peer opportunity for Millennials to exchange best practices, explore in-depth discussions among small groups. Share lessons learned, solicit peer feedback for current challenges and exhange ideas, knowledge and resources with colleagues of similar age and development.
Table Topics - Customer Service - Increasing Sales - Professional Development - Company Culture - Social Impact - Tech
10am to 11am Room E141
Pro D Session 2: Insider’s Guide to Building an Online Personal and Professional Brand – Roger Burnett, 1-CAS Credit
Keynote Speech during lunch/fashion show break 1:00pm to 2:00pm Room 255-256
Creative Cause Marketing Campaigns – Roger Burnett, 1-MAS
Roger Burnett, Branded Logistics, has spent 20+ years making complex concepts more understandable for both buyers and sellers alike and has devoted the majority of his recent career to writing and executing sales and marketing plans for early and mid-stage businesses.