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Joe Lamond, NAMM president and CEO, welcomes Takura "Tak" Nakata, president of Yamaha Corporation of America, which celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2013.
Social media. Smart phones. Tablets. Internet access everywhere, all the time. There's a point when technology shifts from being a trend to becoming a disruption in daily business. Yet another point comes when consumer behavior starts to shift, and we're presented with an important decision—either we embrace this change or we don't.
What you did to get your business to where it is today, is NOT what you need to do to get your business to where it needs to be now. Business growth requires different actions as the market changes. Barry has identified ways that businesses get stuck, causing their growth to slow.
Joe Lamond, NAMM President/CEO, with Chip Averwater, Amro Music Stores Chairman and Author, Retail Truths: The Unconventional Wisdom of Retailing
Based on Joe Calloway's best-selling book of the same name, Becoming a Category of One is an exciting session about what creates market leaders in today's hyper-competitive marketplace.
Panelists: Vincent Nemeth, Billy Cuthrell, Alan Friedman, Lisa Kirkwood, Mike Guillot, Donovan Bankhead
Themed “Make It Count,” the 2012 NAMM show kicked off on day one with its traditional Breakfast of Champions session, welcoming droves of attendees from all over the world to gain valuable insight about the music products industry and the innovation that is being used by successf
Joe Lamond, NAMM CEO & President, welcomes to the stage guests Rick Camino, President, and Will Urban, Vice President of Programming/Business Development for Hello Music. Watch as Joe explores their unique process of innovation and approach to retailing, embracing social commerce and bringin
Themed “Make It Count,” the 2012 NAMM show kicked off on day one with its traditional Breakfast of Champions session, welcoming droves of attendees from all over the world to gain valuable insight about the music products industry and the innovation that is being used by successful businesses. N
CEO and President Joe Lamond welcomes Marcus Ryle, Line 6, Co-founder and Senior Vice President, to sit down one-on-one as his first guest of the Breakfast of Champions. Marcus is instrumental in the creation of some of the music industry's most successful products, and has been called the Steve