IMC Announces High Point Seminar Series

       

       

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The line-up for the International Market Centers’ Spring Market Seminar Series includes a thorough line-up of industry thought leaders.  The seminar series will take place Saturday, April 21 through Wednesday, April 25.

Reservations are required for several of the seminars, so please see below for more details.

SATURDAY, APRIL 21
The Heart of the Home: Helping Women Furnish Their Homes for Fully Connected Family Living
Noon-1 p.m.
Better Homes and Gardens Editors Amy Panos and Joseph Boehm share how the tech-savvy consumer thinks and what she wants most from her home and the resources that help her achieve it.

Sponsored by IHFC.  Reservations not required.  Complimentary box lunch provided.

SUNDAY, APRIL 22
WithIt Educational Breakfast, Lifestyle Changes and How They Influence Your Business
7:30-9 a.m.
Kathy Wall, The Media Matters, moderates a panel discussion with three editorial champions whose expert insights help inform consumer tastes and trends: syndicated writer, Elaine Markoutsas; designer and blogger, Jason Oliver Nixon; and Traditional Home senior style editor, Krissa Rossbund. 

Sponsored by IHFC and WithIt.  Breakfast and seminar are free of charge.  Reservations are required by emailing lchastain@imcenters.com or www.withit.org.

SUNDAY, APRIL 22
Growing a Business Environmentally
Noon-1 p.m.
Mitchell Gold, co-founder of Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, discusses the inspiration behind his entrepreneurial venture with Bob Williams, launched 23 years ago in the midst of a recession.

Sponsored by IHFC and IFDA Carolinas Chapter. $20 includes lunch. Advance registration recommended. Reservation is secured upon receipt of payment. Email lchastain@imcenters.com to request a credit card authorization.

MONDAY, APRIL 23
Why the Bad Economy has been the Best Thing for My Business
Noon-1 p.m.
Internationally acclaimed designer, Allison Paladino, presents a provocative discussion on what’s important now, from the creative process to building your personal brand as a designer, and why the recession may actually be the best thing that ever happened to her high-end interior design business.
Sponsored by IHFC and IFDA Carolinas Chapter. $20 includes lunch. Advance registration recommended. Reservation is secured upon receipt of payment. Email lchastain@imcenters.com to request a credit card authorization.

TUESDAY, APRIL 24
Hide & Seek Leather Seminar (CEU 0.1 credit units)
9-10 a.m.
John Smith is the founder of the furnishings company WILLEM SMITH and its sister company WILLEM SMITH Leather, will present a one hour “everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask” 0.1 CEU session.
Sponsored by IHFC.  Reservations not required.  Complimentary refreshments provided. $10 at the door, check or cash only.

TUESDAY, APRIL 24
Passion to Profit
Noon-1 p.m.
Learn how to transition from simply professing a passion to actually profiting from your passion from Lisa Luby Ryan, interior designer, store owner and entrepreneur.
Sponsored by IHFC.  Reservations not required.  Complimentary box lunch provided.

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