Bloomberg to Keynote Housewares Show Industry Breakfast

Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg

ROSEMONT, Ill.-New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be the featured speaker at the annual Industry Breakfast during the 2013 International Home + Housewares Show.

Bloomberg, the city’s 108th mayor, was first elected in 2002. He is also the founder and owner of Bloomberg LP, the financial news and information company, which he formed in 1981. He began his career at Salomon Brothers at the age of 24, rising eventually to oversee the firm’s information systems.

The breakfast will also offer a presentation by Bill Reibl, chairman of the International Housewares Association, owner and operator of the show, and president of Infusion Living. Reibl will outline IHA’s accomplishments over the past year and its objectives for the future.