Attendee Feedback

"The IRDC remains one of the premier opportunities for retail designers and suppliers to gather and brainstorm ... to evaluate our past accomplishments and ponder what the future holds for our industry ... and beyond. - Tony Camilletti, EVP, D|Fab

"The IRDC event this year was on target with current events in retail that I found educational for my business and my customers. You always meet great people and see old friends - and this year the group felt young and energetic and new to retail ... that's very promising!" - Linda Douglas, V.P. Sales, Fleetwood Fixtures

"The biggest benefit of IRDC was truly walking away feeling inspired, smarter, and energized to make a difference in the way we shop." - Norma Morales, Design Manager, EDENS

"I enjoyed great speakers sharing relevant useful content and their business experiences, met new people that I hope to have a lasting connection with, and visited a truly great city." - Jeff Barcan, Director, Creative Services, Gruskin Group

"Loved the great presentations and topics, as well as the opportunities to meet potential clients and contacts in person." - Rebecca Ross, Principal, MBH Architects

"Appreciate staying current on trends in design and technology." - Brent Wenz, Imaging Specialist, Meijer, Inc.

"Love love love all the research seminars - they are pertinent to how people shop." - Marlene Stiles, Senior Graphic Designer, Jarob Inc.

"The biggest benefit for me was simply to get out of the daily routine, surround myself with other industry experts, and think about our field from a new perspective. IRDC offers a great forum for that type of interaction and conversation." - Alexis L. Vera, Creative Director, RTC