The Home Improvement Research Institute will host a day-long event Oct. 14 at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza where it will look at the impact the recession’s had on the industry.
Short and Long Term Impacts" will feature speakers J. Walker
Smith, president of The Futures Co.; Joshua Rosenbaum,
executive director, Global Industrial Group of UBS Investment Bank; and housing
analyst Ivy Zelman, CEO of Zelman & Associates. Also at
the event, NPD Group's Mark Delaney will lead a discussion
about home improvement projects – which are hot and which are cold – based on consumer
Early registration discounts are available until Sept.
12. Visit www.hiri.org
for full details.
HIRI To Host Recession Presentations, Oct. 14
July 25, 2009