Trend Forecasters Slated for Las Vegas Market

       

       

LAS VEGAS—The upcoming Las Vegas Market will include a series of seminars from noted trend forecasters throughout the week of the market, Aug. 2-6.

On Aug. 2 from 9 to 10:30 a.m., Julie Smith Vincenti, president and manager of Nine Muses Media, will discuss trends and preview some of the products to be seen at the market in “First Look.” Also on Aug. 2, from 1 to 2 p.m., Amelia Ellenstein, vice president of visual merchandising and store design for Art Van Furniture, will present “Precision Merchandising: Designing and Executing Profitable Visual Narratives,” a look at how to merchandise “hot” products. In “Ahead of the Curve” on Aug. 4 from 9 to 10:30 a.m., designers Kishani Perera, Darryl Carter and Mary McDonald will give their view of the hottest home trends from their look around the showrooms during market.

The “First Look” and “Precision Merchandising” session will be held in the World Forum in Building B of the World Market Center, where the Las Vegas Market will take place. “Ahead of the Curve” will be held in Building C, room 888.