NEXTgen: Future Business Leaders to Kick Off October 2017
(CHARLOTTE, NC) January 10, 2017 - The SEN Design Group, the kitchen and bath industry’s first and largest buying group, is proud to announce the creation of, NEXTgen: Future Business Leaders Conference.
The conference is designed to help shape the next generation of business owners and managers in the kitchen and bath 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.”
“It has always been the SEN Design Group’s mission to educate kitchen and bath dealers and design/build firms so they can become better business people. We recognize that this applies to the next generation of owners as well,” states Leah Peterson, EVP, SEN Design Group. “As the leading business education organization, we feel the responsibility to start the movement by creating NEXTgen: Future Business Leaders.”
After recognizing the importance of educating the future business owners of the industry to become more profitable and successful, Caesarstone has signed on as the first Partner Sponsor of the event. Elkay Cabinet Group has also agreed to be a sponsor.
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.