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NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention wraps up

Screen Shot 2015-11-06 at 10.08.00 AMOrlando—Another successful NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention took place on Nov. 3-5 at the Hilton Orlando here. For the sixth consecutive year the North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) and North American Building Material Distribution Association (NBMDA) brought together more than 700 distribution professionals throughout the leading floor covering, specialty building material, cabinetry and woodworking industries to network, engage, learn and grow their businesses.

During the three days in Orlando attendees gained insights on trends in the floor covering and building products supply chain; learned tips for employee recruitment and retention; discovered how to expand their innovation and strategic thinking; reviewed global economic forecasts; shared best practices with their peers; participated in manufacturer-hosted meetings and social activities; strengthened relationships with current trading partners; and built relationships with new partners.

The 2016 NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention will take place Nov. 1-3 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.

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NAFCD, NBMDA extend partnership for 2015 Annual Convention

Screen Shot 2015-05-06 at 10.45.56 AMChicago—The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) and the North American Building Material Distribution Association (NBMDA) will partner again in 2015 for the highly anticipated Annual Convention, being held Nov. 3-5 at the Hilton Orlando Hotel in Orlando.

“Attendance at the Annual Convention continues to increase year over year, with 2014 registration numbers up 5% from 2013,” said Kevin Gammonley, NAFCD and NBMDA executive director. “This positive momentum continues to reinforce the value this event brings to NAFCD and NBMDA members. Attendees are able to stay a step ahead of the competition and better prepare their businesses with access to the industry’s best practices and one-on-one meetings with their trading partners.”

Attendee registration will open in July.