Virtual WR 2022 Date & 2021 Wrap-Up Coverage


Virtual Women’s Retreat 2022 will be held in September via Zoom, date TBD.

3rd Virtual WR 2021 was held July 8th & 9th, 2021 from 1 PM – 3 PM EST via Zoom.

3rd Virtual WR 2021 Editorial Wrap-Up Coverage

Participants: BarberittosC3 SolutionsFloorMax USAThe Open Dor

2nd Virtual WR 2021 was held April 29th & 30th 1 PM – 3PM EST via Zoom.

2nd Virtual WR Editorial Wrap-Up

End-User Brands: Chatham Lodging TrustBlain’s Farm & FleetPine Ridge Construction ManagementUrban Air Adventure ParksAshkenazy Acquisition Corp & Sinelli Concepts

Vendor Sponsors: Identicom Sign Solutions, USGN & Safe Site Check In

1st Virtual WR 2021 was held February 25th & 26th 1 PM – 3 PM each day via Zoom.

1st Virtual Women’s Retreat Editorial Coverage

End -Users Brands: GNCRemovery LLCInterserv HospitalitySamjen Residential & Commercial Realty and  Sabre Real Estate Advisors

Vendor Sponsors: Springwise Facility ManagementJones SignNational Terrazzo & Mosaic Association


WR 2020 Editorial Coverage

The Women’s Retreat 2020 was held Virtually on the web August 27th & 28th via Zoom.

End User Participants: Barry’s, Cedar Realty TrustChoctaw Shopping Center EnterpriseIrvine Co., Lovepop CardsMark’s/SportChekSeed to FlowerSubway EPA

Vendor Sponsors: Branded GroupInspectedJencen ArchitectureState Permits, Inc


The 2019 Women’s Retreat was held at The Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Louisville, KY on August 1-4th, 2019.

WR 2019 1st Half Editorial Coverage    WR 2019 2nd Half Editorial Coverage

WR 2018 Videos: Thursday Night DinnerFriday Morning BreakfastChurchill Downs Tour, Friday Lunch, Round TableFriday Night Dinner, Saturday Breakfast, One-On-One MeetingsThursday Night Band

WR 2019 End User Attendees & Testimonials: A.C. MooreCampus Realty AdvisorsChoctaw Shopping Center EnterprisesGoodwin CommercialLead Up For WomenMarketSmartMaverik, IncParty CityRise High Now SocietyShoe SensationYum!

WR 2019 Vendor Sponsors & Video Testimonials: Connect Source Consulting GroupHunter Building CorpIdenticom Sign SolutionsLaticrete InternationalNvironment DesignPrime Retail ServicesRetail Maintenance SpecialistsStorefloors

The 2019 Women’s Retreat editorial coverage in CCR Sept/Oct & CCR Nov/Dec 2019 Issues.

To be an end-user attendee or sponsor, please contact David Corson at 678.765.6550 or    e-mail at

WR 2012 Hi-Lights
WR 2013 Hi-Lights
WR 2014 Hi-Lights
WR 2015 Hi-Lights
WR 2016 Hi-Lights
WR 2017 Hi-Lights
WR 2018 Hi-Lights

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 Hotel, Tuesday Morning, Academy Sports & Outdoors, Chipotle, Family Dollar, GNP Development, Heidi’s Brooklyn Deli, Naple’s Franchising, Office Depot, Pizza Studio, Smashburger, The Little Gym, LLC, Amtrak, Subway, Subway, Wawa Inc, Chico’s, Health First, J.Crew, Fun Brands LLC, US Cellular, Whataburger Restaurants, Campus Crest, Cici’s Pizza, Grifols Plasma Centers, Sports Authority, Ann Taylor, Bank of of America, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Francesca’s, Steak `n Shake Enterprises, Inc., Under Armour, Whitestone REIT, Whole Foods, American Signature Furniture, Broad Street, Cedar Lake Cellars, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Hilliker Corporation, LA Dodgers, Level Office, Shop Talk 360,Value City Furniture/American Signature Furniture, Continental Realty, Crestpoint Companies, IHG, Lee Health, ShopCore Properties, Spence Diamonds, Topco, Tuesday Morning, Ulta, Woodforest National Bank, TJM Consultants, RPM Pizza/Dominos, Atlanta Housing Authority, Aaron’s Inc, Allied Partners, Barteca Restaurant Group, Buffalove Development, Five Below, Forever 21, GameStop, Loro Piana, Orscheln Farm & Home

will be held January 26th, 2023, Noon to 4 PM EST with Atlanta locals in person and rest of country virtual via Zoom.

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January 26th, 2023
The 13th Annual Hybrid Summit will be held on January 26th, 2023 Noon to 4 PM EST.

Virtual Women in Construction: Building Connections will be held on December 14th, 2022, 1 PM to 2 PM EST via a Zoom.

2022 Virtual Men’s Round Table & 2021 Wrap-Ups 

The 2022 Virtual Men’s Round Table will be held in December 2022, from 1 to 3 PM EST via Zoom.


Tony Roma’s maps growth plans with new formats

Romacorp, the parent of barbecue chain Tony Roma’s, has created a smaller format prototype and is preparing to launch a fast-casual concept called Bones & Burgers in Tampa, Fla., next month. The company aims to open about 200 new locations over the next 10 years,

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