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Mar 8 – 11, 2020
Las Vegas, NV

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Registration Options

3-Night Package
*Package Price Includes Hotel Stay, (2) Badges
*Fast Cash Gtd Applies

Oct 6 – Jan 15
$1,349.00
Jan 16 – Mar 8
$1,549.00

*Package Price Includes Hotel Stay, (2) Badges
*Fast Cash Gtd Applies

4-Night Package
*Package Price Includes Hotel Stay, (2) Badges
*Fast Cash Gtd Applies

Oct 6 – Jan 15
$1,664.00
Jan 16 – Mar 8
$1,864.00

*Package Price Includes Hotel Stay, (2) Badges
*Fast Cash Gtd Applies

Attendance Only
*No Hotel Reserved. (2) Badges
 

Oct 6 – Jan 15
$649.00
Jan 16 – Mar 8
$849.00

*No Hotel Reserved. (2) Badges
 

Cancellation Policy

Until Jan 15, 2020:

If paying via ACH: $200.00 cancellation fee
If paying via credit card: $50.00 cancellation fee

After Jan 15, 2020:

If paying via ACH: $200.00 cancellation fee
If paying via credit card: $315.00 cancellation fee

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Summit Agenda

Agenda is subject to change and may not be final. For the most up-to-date agenda and room details please download the “AVB Events” App which goes live Feb 1st.

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  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tues
  • Wed
  • 1PM-4PM
    AVB Marketing Workshops
  • 1PM-4PM
    AVB Marketing One on One Appointments
  • 12PM-5PM
    BrandSource Manufacturer Product Training
  • 4PM-5PM
    MARKETING UPDATE W/ JOHN WHITE
  • 5PM-6PM
    WEBSITE EDUCATION SESSION W/ BRIAN WATTIER
  • 6PM-7PM
    BrandSource 1st Time Attendees Reception
  • 7PM-9PM
    BrandSource Welcome Reception
  • 6:30AM-7:45AM
    Summit Member Breakfast
  • 8AM-9:45AM
    General Session: Jim Ristow’s State of the Union + Keynote Jeremy Gutsche “Better + Faster.”
  • 10AM-10:50AM
    BrandSource Education
  • 10AM-12PM
    AVB Marketing Workshops
  • 11AM-11:50AM
    BrandSource Education
  • 12PM-1PM
    Summit Member Lunch
  • 1PM-3:50PM
    Region Meetings
  • 4PM-4:30PM
    BrandSource General Session
  • 4:30PM-6PM
    STAMPEDE
  • 7PM-9:30PM
    BRANDSOUCE DINNER RECEPTION @ TAO TAO Las Vegas
  • 7AM-7PM
    Luggage Storage (After 7P please check with bellman at front desk)
  • 7:30AM-9AM
    Summit Member Breakfast
  • 7:30AM-9AM
    women in business breakfast W/ KATE WOOD
    “A rising tide lifts all boats – Working together we all achieve more”
  • 7:30AM-9AM
    Furniture Town Hall Breakfast
  • 9AM-9:50AM
    BrandSource Education
  • 10AM-10:50AM
    BrandSource Education
  • 11AM-6PM
    Expo Floor is Open
  • 12PM-1PM
    Summit Member Lunch
  • 4:30PM-6PM
    Expo Cocktail Reception
  • 6PM
    BrandSource Vendor Partner Night (Vendor Partners are encouraged to take members out this evening)
  • 7AM-1PM
    Luggage Storage (After 1P please check bellman at front desk)
  • 7AM-8AM
    Summit Member Breakfast
  • 8AM-12PM
    Expo Floor is Open

Summit Speakers

Speaker Focus (Click to Filter)

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    Retail
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Jeremy Gutsche

CEO, Trend Hunter

  • Speaker icon general retail
  • Speaker icon marketing education
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Eric Papp

Speaker/Author

  • Speaker icon general retail
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Jeff Fromm

President, FutureCast LLC

  • Speaker icon marketing education
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Jenn Herman

Social Media Strategist, Jenn’s Trends

  • Speaker icon marketing education
speaker image Jon Schallert yellow avb arrow

Jon Schallert

President, The Schallert Group, Inc

  • Speaker icon general retail
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Kate Wood

Co Founder, Engage Your People

  • Speaker icon general retail
  • Speaker icon hands on training
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Lyn Falk

President, Retailworks, Inc

  • Speaker icon general retail
  • Speaker icon bedding/furniture
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Phil Gungor

COO, Laugh Your Way

  • Speaker icon general retail
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Scott Schwefel

CEO, DiscoverYourself.com

  • Speaker icon general retail
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Seth Weisblatt

Director of Furniture, AVB / BrandSource

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Dr. V (Alan Vonderhaar)

Director of Strategic Development and Growth / Dr. V / Mattress Buyer – Miskelly Furniture

  • Speaker icon bedding/furniture
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AVB Marketing Workshops

AVB Marketing

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Travel + Hotel

Nearest Airport

McCarran International Airport (LAS) 5757 Wayne Newton Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89119
(702) 261-5211

Delta Airlines

Book Now
Up to 10% Discount
Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for Associated Volume Buyers BrandSource. Please click here to book your flights! Please enter the meeting code NMTQF if it isn’t already entered for you by following the link.

You may also call the Delta Meeting Network® Reservations at 1-800-328-1111. Discount can be used for airfare scheduled March 3, 2020 to March 16, 2020 to Las Vegas, NV (LAS). SkyMiles may be earned but redemptions are not permitted.

United Airlines

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Up to 10% Discount
You may book online by clicking here, then click on “Book Meeting Reservations” and enter your Offer Code ZHPR302641 when searching for your flights. If booking through a travel professional, or you would like to call United Meetings at 1-800-426-1122, give them the “Z” Code ZHPR and Agreement Code 302641. Discount can be used for airfare scheduled March 5, 2020 to March 14, 2020 to Las Vegas (LAS).

American Airlines

Book Now
4% Discount
4% off published fares (excluding basic economy and non-discountable fares). The discount can be booked on-line at www.aa.com for AA/AE flights only, without a ticketing charge. Use the Authorization Number 4530DW as the AA.com Promotion Code. Discount can be used for airfare scheduled March 5, 2020 to March 14, 2020 to Las Vegas (LAS).

Air Canada

Book Now
Up to 12% Discount
To book a flight with the discounted rate, access aircanada.com and enter code JJQDKDR1 into the “Promotion Code” feild in the search panel. Only valid on flights purchased on aircanada.com to the following destination city: Las Vegas, LAS (NV). Discount can be used for airfare scheduled Sunday, March 01, 2020 and ends Wednesday, March 18, 2020.

Hotel Information

The Venetian

The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(866) 659-9643

Check-In + Check-Out

  • Check-In: 3:00 PM
  • Check-Out: 11:00 AM
  • Express Checkout Offered

Internet Access

  • Guest Rooms: Free Tier 1 Wifi
  • Tier 1: Complimentary – 3MBps – Email, Internet Browsing, Standard Streaming for Netflix
  • Upgrade To Enhanced Wifi:
  • Tier 2: $20 – 5MBps – Email, Internet Browsing, High-Definiton Streaming for Netflix
  • Tier 3: $30 – 10MBps – Email, Internet Browsing, High-Definiton Streaming for Netflix, Online Gaming, Video Teleconferencing, Faster File Download

Rental Car + Parking Information

  • Car Rentals: Hertz
  • Complimentary Valet & Self Parking
  • The Palazzo Parking Garage
  • Free – 4 Levels
  • Accessed by Sands Avenue
  • Valet + Hertz located on P2 level
  • 4 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
  • The Venetian Parking Garage
  • Free – 14 Levels
  • Accessed by Las Vegas Boulevard
  • Valet located on 3rd floor
  • Hertz Center located on 10th floor
  • 8 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

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