(CHARLOTTE, NC) April 28, 2017 - The SEN Design Group, the kitchen and bath industry’s first and largest buying group, is proud to announce that the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) has agreed to participate as a Partner Sponsor of NEXTgen: Future Business Leaders Conference.
“NARI is a long-time partner and educational ally of SEN. After recognizing the importance of educating future business owners in the industry to become more profitable and successful, it was natural for NARI to move forward with the highest level of involvement for the inaugural event this October,” states Fred Ulreich, CEO of NARI.
“NARI signing on as a Partner Sponsor for NEXTgen means everything,” states Leah Peterson, EVP, SEN Design Group. “The endorsement underlines the need to educate the next generation on business best practices. The NEXTgen conference is just the start and it’s really exciting that NARI is right there with us.”
The conference is designed to help shape the next generation of business owners and managers in the kitchen and bath, design/build industry from current sales managers looking to move up, as well as 2nd and 3rd generation team members who will inherently become owners. Its inaugural event will be held October 18-19, 2017 in Austin, TX, complete with guest speakers, group workshops, roundtables, and financial and management seminar tracks to provide true business education and best practices. Example sessions include titles such as “How to Get a Bank Loan for Your Business,” and “Tips for Transitioning from Manager to Owner.” Additional sponsors include Caesarstone, Medallion, WarmlyYours and Task Lighting.
For more information on NEXTgen: FBL2017, please contact SEN Design Group, or visit www.sendesigngroup.com/nextgen
About SEN Design Group
The SEN Design Group is the industry’s first kitchen and bath buying and business development group. As a 22-year-old professional organization, SEN has over 200 members nationwide and more than 80 quality vendors in cabinetry, appliances, plumbing fixtures, decorative hardware, closets, lighting, bathroom products, flooring, tile, business services and accessories who offer their products/services to the membership at group rates. Additionally, SEN offers over 40 business development services to its membership, including financial planning, business coaching, business management training, sales training programs, marketing tools to generate leads, networking, and management systems. For more information on SEN visit www.sendesigngroup.com.