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:

Mark Despotakis
Director of Market Development
Progressive Music
Joe Solo
Record Producer, Songwriter, Composer
Joe Solo Productions
Michael Newman
Michael Newman Consulting
Barry Moltz
Small-Business Author
Brian Solis
Leading Thinker on the Impact of Social Media on Business and Culture
Cris Behrens
Summerhays Music Center
Raegan Michelle Medeiros
General Manager
John Michael's Music
Brad Boynton
Rhythm Traders
Jeff Ponte
Edward Jones
Gabriel O'Brien
Sales Manager
Larry's Music Center



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.