Registration for the CEO Summit at Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market is now open at As of press time, 10 sponsors have been confirmed for this executive-level conference for the furnishings, home décor, and gift industries. The CEO Summit is scheduled for Tuesday, July 30, during Summer Las Vegas Market (which runs July 28-Aug. 1).

“Las Vegas Market is delighted to host this one-of-a-kind event during Summer Market,” says Bob Maricich, CEO of International Market Centers (IMC). “The CEO Summit offers an unparalleled platform for home and gift leaders to participate in executive-level discussions about the critical issues and opportunities facing the industry today.”

The one-day CEO Summit will include four high-level presentations by leading minds in global business, innovation, and economics. The Honorable Gary F. Locke will present China, the Next Five Years; Dr. Evan A. Feigenbaum will present South East Asia Expert Opinions; Stephen Shapiro will present Innovation for Innovators: Creating a Persuasive Culture of Innovation; and Ben Stein will present Ben Stein on the Economy. The schedule also includes a series of meaningful networking opportunities for participants.

Online registration is now open, with preferential pricing for exhibitors in IMC-owned properties in High Point, Las Vegas, and Atlanta. Individuals from non-IMC-exhibiting companies can register for $395; and individuals from IMC-exhibiting properties can register for $295. All retailers can register for $195.

The CEO Summit is co-produced by International Market Centers (IMC) and Eller Enterprises, and sponsored by industry-leading suppliers and sales agencies, such as digital marketing supplier Whereoware and sales agency OneCoast. Other general sponsors of the CEO Summit are Brandwise; DEMDACO; DesignWorks Investments; Evergreen Enterprises; GANZ-Midwest CBK; and Grace Management. Additional sponsorships of the CEO Summit are available on a limited basis. For information, contact Randy Eller at or Connie Lineberry at