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Home & Textiles Today announces agenda for the Future Leadership Conference

New Orleans -- Home & Textiles Today announced the first ever Future Leadership Conference will take place on Sept. 10 and 11 at the Intercontinental New Orleans.

The conference will tackle topics such as marketing to Millennials, using technology to your advantage, hiring and retaining a new workforce and effectively managing your business for the new home consumer.

Speakers from Google, Art Van Furniture, Bob’s Discount Furniture, Wayfair and El Dorado Furniture will be joined by editors from Progressive Business Media, parent company to Home & Textiles Today, to present case studies and panel discussions, providing in-depth learning opportunities for attendees on topics such as using Google Analytics to improve business intelligence and handing over the keys to the kingdom for a successful transition.

To date, sponsors include Serta, MicroD, Ashley, Storis, Blueport Commerce and Protect-A-Bed. Industry partner sponsors include the North American Home Furnishings Association and Next Generation-Now. Industry buying groups, while not official sponsors, also are informing their members about the event.

Register online by Aug. 7 to receive the Early Bird Discount and secure a space at the Retailer Workshops on Marketing and Merchandising led by industry experts and editors. Progressive Business Media has secured a limited number of rooms at the Intercontinental New Orleans Hotel at $109/night on a first-come, first-serve basis for individuals attending the conference.

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