Stevens Point, WI — NARMS International has named Charles Fanning, VP MSO
Division, Synergy Systems, Inc, Richmond, VA to fulfill an unexpired term on the board of directors of NARMS International (National Association for Retail Marketing Services). In making the nomination, NARMS Chairman Don Koller (Lawrence Merchandising Services, Plymouth, MN) returns Fanning to the board where he earlier served three years with this new appointment marking the first time that NARMS has included service on the board by an Associate Member company representative.
Stevens Point, WI – Synergy Systems, Inc. of Richmond, VA has renewed a major sponsorship role of support for the 2009 NARMS International 14th Annual Spring Conference & Exposition; committing to platinum level sponsorship, undertaking co-sponsor naming rights for the annual NARMS Golf Outing and hosting the Synergy Networking Dinner during the four-day conference in April.
“We’re extremely grateful to have member companies stepping up their support of our annual NARMS Spring Conference,” says Dan Borschke, NARMS President and CEO. “It takes a certain level of financial resources to develop and execute the conference at the level that our members have come to expect. Company support from retail industry partners, like Synergy, help make that happen!” Read more
Christine Clifford Beckwith to Present “The Art of Selling To Your Retail Service Client” at NARMS Spring Conference
Stevens Point, WI – Christine Clifford Beckwith, author of You, Inc. – The Art of Selling Yourself, will be presenting as a Keynote Speaker at the 14th Annual NARMS International Spring Conference Annual Meeting & Exposition next April. Written along with husband, Harry Beckwith, her newest book was named a “Notable Book of 2007” by the American Booksellers Association. Ms. Beckwith will appear on the NARMS program on Tuesday, April 7 at the Closing General Session. Read more
Stevens Point, WI — NARMS International has announced the addition of a Virtual Trade Show in conjunction with its 2009 Spring Conference & Exposition, giving members a unique experience opportunity. In partnership with Digitell, Inc. of Jamestown, NY, the virtual trade show experience will give actual conference trade show exhibitors both pre and post show exposure via the internet with year-long exposure in the virtual world. Also, conference registrants will have an advance opportunity to preview the live trade show experience and interact with host exhibit companies before attending the live trade show as part of the 14th Annual NARMS Spring Conference & Exposition being held April 4-7 at The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO.
Stevens Point, WI. - NARMS International today announced that it has enhanced its already powerful JobBank service with Twitter, one of the most exciting and dynamic personnel communication tools available today. From this point forward, Whenever there is a new job listing on NARMS JobBank, interested parties will receive a “Tweet” on their mobile phone, personal computer, instant messaging or email by following narmsjobs
Friends of NARMS sponsorship opportunity gives the NARMS member, supplier, or supporter of any size the opportunity to proclaim their pride in affiliation with NARMS.
Friends of NARMS also benefit from acknowledgment in the spring conference program, stand out in a crowd with their sponsor ribbon, and receive special recognition at the conference itself.
Stick together with the other Friends of NARMS by contributing a $100 sponsorship. Your generous support helps make the Annual NARMS Spring Conference possible.
Stevens Point, WI: Retail industry leaders gathering at the NARMS International Spring Conference & 14th Annual Meeting next April will hear a retail industry trend perspective shared by Bryan Gildenberg, Chief Knowledge Officer of Management Ventures, Inc., a retail research and consulting firm supplying breakthrough retail insight, analysis and thought leadership. Gildenberg last spoke to the NARMS leaders in 2006.
Stevens Point, WI: “The level of service can’t just get better; it needs to get different;” according to Scott Deming, opening keynote speaker at the 13th annual meeting of membership of the National Association for Retail Marketing Services held here. NARMS is an educationally based, non-profit trade association representing merchandising service organizations, event marketers, professional installation companies, independent food brokers, manufacturers, retailers and also associate allied industry elements.
Stevens Point, WI: A spike in web based activity at www.narms.com is giving NARMS International evidence of exceptional post-holiday job recruitment activity. The trade association utilizes a combination of JobBank, The Recruiter and Career Connection as web tools to meet company member and non-member recruitment and individual job seeker needs in the retail services industry.