Commercial Retreat 2013 & 2014 HiLites

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CR 2014 1st Half Editorial Coverage       CR 2014 2nd Half editorial Coverage
Videos, click below to view:
Thursday Night Dinner    Friday Breakfast   NASCAR Group Activity
NASCAR Rider Along   CCR Round Table  Friday Night Dinner
Saturday Breakfast   One-On-One Meetings

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The 2014 Commercial Retreat was held at The Aloft Hotel in downtown Charlotte, NC October 2nd-5th.

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End-User Brands: Belk, Campus Crest, Cici's Pizza, Concord Hospitality, Family Dollar, Grifols, Hilton Hotels & Sports Authority

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Vendor Sponsors: Design Team Sign, Little, Prime Retail Construction, Quality Project Management, Retail Maintenance Specialists, Tecta America, The Beam Team & The McIntosh Group

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Video Testimonials: The McIntosh Group, Prime Retail Services, Campus Crest, Tecta America, Cici's Pizza, Retail Maintenance Specialists, Hilton Hotels, The Beam Team, Grifols Plasma Centers

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To be an end-user attendee or vendor sponsor for the 2015 Commercial Retreat, please contact David Corson at 678.765.6550 or e-mail at
Below are hilites from the 2013 Commercial Retreat out in Scottsdale, AZ:
CR 2013 Logo
CR 2013 Thursday Dinner   CR 2013 Friday Breakfast    CR 2013 Jeep Tour  
CCR Friday Night Dinner    CR 2013 One-On-One Appts  CR 2013 Testimonials
CR 2012 HiLites
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The 2013 Commercial Construction & Renovation Retreat was held at The Hotel Palomar in CityScape District downtown Phoenix, AZ September 26th-29th, 2o13.
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End-User Brands: Best Western Hotels, Biscuitville, C&S Wholesale Grocers, CEC Entertainment, Dollar Financial Group, Fry’s Electronics, Hibbett Sports, Jos. A, Bank,  Mongolian Grill, RaceTrac Petroleum & The Litte Gym.
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Vendor Sponsors: AmGraph, Aquatherm, CED Greentech/Capital Electric, Globe Union, ML Construction, NorthStar Flooring Designs, Quality Project Management, The Beam Team, The McIntosh Group & Thermaray.
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The purpose of the Commercial Retreat was to allow exclusive educational and networking opportunities during forum and one-on-one sales meetings, leisure activities, breakfast and evening dinner events.
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Each End-User Brand executive and vendor sponsor invited their Spouse/Guest to accompany them. Spouses/Guests were included for all leisure opportunities and participation in the evening dinner events; however, they did not attend the educational programs during morning hours.
If you would like to attend or sponsor the October 2nd-5th, 2014 Commercial Construction & Renovation Retreat, please contact David Corson at or via phone at 678-765-6550.
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Past Retreat Participants:

Ameristar Casinos, Concord Hospitality Enterprises, Corporex Select Service Hotels, Darden Restaurants, Davidson Hotels, The Dow Hotel Company, Gencom Group, Global Hyatt, Globiwest Hospitality Group, Heart of America Group, Hilton Hotels, Host Hotels & Resorts, Innkeepers USA, InterContinental Hotels Group, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, JHM Hotels, The Kor Group, K Partners Hospitality Group, Loews Hotels, Marriott International, Marshall Hotels and Resorts, Noble Investment Group, The Pomeroy Group, The Procaccianti Group, Red Roof Inn, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, Sol Casinos, The Hotel Group, White Lodging, Wyndham Vacation Ownership , A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, AMF Bowling, Ann Taylor, AutoZone, Badcock Furniture Home Furniture, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Bebe Stores, Belk, BCBG, Cato, Chico’s, Payless ShoeSource/Collective Brands, Crate & Barrel, DSW, Finish Line, Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, Guess? Inc., Guitar Center, The Home Depot J.C. Penney, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Kohl’s, Limited Brands, Liz Claiborne, Luxottica Retail, Marc Ecko Enterprises, Marie Callender’s, OfficeMax, Rite Aid, Sheetz, Shoe Carnival, Spencer Gifts, Target, Thorntons, Tractor Supply, True Religion Brand Jeans, U.S. Cellular, Urban Brands, Wegmans, The Yankee Candle Company, Yum! Brands, 7-Eleven, Au Bon Pain, Chick-fil-A, Brinker International, Damon’s Grill/Max & Erma’s, Denny’s, Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Dunkin’ Brands, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Famous Dave’s of America, Panera Bread, Red Robin, Sonic America’s Drive-In, Ted’s Montana Grill, Church’s Chicken, Zale Corp, Water Works, Retail Design Institute, Grand Hinckley Casino, Gentiva Health Systems, Gaylord Hotels, Papa Ginos, Vision Hospitality Group, Amscot Financial, Bob’s Stores, Converse, Desert Diamond Casinos, Fast Fix Jewelry & Watch Repair, Liberty Group, Rollingstone Restaurants & Lounge,  Spartan Stores, Stuart Weiztman, Total Wine & More, Tourneau, Wyndam Hotels, AT&T, Brown Shoe Company, Dollar General, FedEx Office, The Multnomah Athletic Club,  Starwood Hotels & Tuesday Morning.


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