Container Store’s Tindell to Keynote Housewares Show

       

       

ROSEMONT, Ill.–Kip Tindell, chairman and chief executive officer of The Container Store, will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming International Home & Housewares Show.
Tindell will speak on “The Value of an Employee-First Culture During Tough Times.” His talk will begin at noon on Sunday, March 14, the opening day of the show, in room S100, the Grand Ballroom, of the South Building at McCormick Place, where the show will take place.
On Monday, March 15 at 7:30 a.m., Tom Mirabile, senior vice president for Global Trend & Design at Lifetime Brands, will discuss the top trends for 2011 at his seminar, “Staying Relevant to a Changing Consumer.” The seminar will include a panel consisting of Susan Yashinsky, analyst for Sphere Trending; Michelle Lamb, editorial director of the Trend Curve; and Robin Albing, founder and president of Albing International Marketing.
On Monday and Tuesday, March 15 and March 16, color expert Leatrice Eiseman will speak on new trends in color and design at noon-time seminars on both days.