NAMM U Sessions at 2017 Summer NAMM

Retail Boot Camp

Wednesday, July 12; Nashville Music City Center, Level 1

Retail Boot Camp is an all-day intensive training for music retailers. This year, it features two tracks—Sales & Marketing and Financial Management—offering something for everyone at your music retail business. Registration and refreshments are from 8:30–9 am, and Retail Boot Camp runs from 9 am–4 pm.

NAMM U Breakfast Sessions

Each morning from 8:30 am - 9:30 am Music City Center, Grand Ballroom, Level 4
Free breakfast served 8 - 8:30 am (first come, first served)

These sessions feature big speakers and big-picture strategies. Get new insights and ideas from industry insiders and thought leaders to help navigate and succeed in the competitive marketplace.

Featured speakers:

Peter Dods
Easy Music Center
Mark Tirabassi
Hubbard Music
Gordy Wilcher
Owensboro Music Center
Jim Rupp
Columbus Percussion
Mark Dobosz
Executive Director, The SCORE Foundation and Vice President Development, SCORE
The SCORE Foundation & SCORE
Brian Reardon
Monster Music
Brian Majeski
The Music Trades
Angelo Biasi
Co-Founder, VP
In Tune Partners, LLC
Bob Phibbs
The Retail Doctor
Ben Blakesley



NAMM Idea Center Sessions

NAMM Idea Center sessions are held every half-hour (unless otherwise noted) during show hours. They offer proven ideas and how-to tips for music retailers that you can put to use right away.