Naperville, IL. The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) will hold its Annual Expo and Meeting at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort, Orlando, Florida on November 6-9, 2012. The theme for this year's event is:
Set Your Sights on 2-Step Distribution- An expression of the vital role that wholesale distributors play in the channel of distribution.
"Two step distribution is fundamental to our industry," said Jack Baumler, NASGW's Chairman of the Board and President of the W L Baumler Co in Lorain, Ohio. It coincides with our Every Day theme from last year which emphasizes the importance of the relationship we share with our industry partners."
Programs Offered at the NASGW Annual
The 2nd Annual Awards Reception and Dinner will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012, the evening prior to the opening of the Expo on November 7th.In addition to the Association's annual recognition awards, the program will feature master illusionist and finalist on America's Got Talent, Drew Thomas. "Our members commented on how much they preferred and enjoyed the new program which allowed attendees more networking time. "said Kent Williams, Vice Chair of NASGW.
The Annual Meeting and Expo also offers three optional educational workshops, scheduled for Thursday morning from 8am - 9am. A complimentary internet café will also be available in the registration area of the Expo throughout the 2 ½ day show.
Attendance is limited to NASGW and guests. For further information, visit www.nasgw.org/events
. Complete information including program agenda, hotel, workshops, exhibitor and badge registration, sponsorship and advertising opportunities are also available on the site. _________________________________________________________________________________
NASGW is a trade association of wholesale distributors, manufacturers, representatives, media and service providers in the sporting goods industry. Annual sales of NASGW wholesaler members were $3.2 billion dollars spread among tens of thousands of SKU's in 4 million square feet of warehouse space. In addition NASGW members employ 1,000 sales personnel selling the products and services of its manufacturer partners.
For further information, contact NASGW at 1833 Centre Point Circle, Suite 123, Naperville, IL 60565
630-596-9006, Fax: 630-544-5055, email:email@example.com