Chain Store Age Names Robin Baskin-Ladner of Global Facility Management and Construction, Inc. to SPECS/2016 Advisory Board
New board will lead program for 52-year-old retail design/construction/facilities conference in 2016
New York, NY — Chain Store Age magazine announced that Robin Baskin-Ladner, Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Global Facility Management and Construction, Inc. has been named a member of the 2016 Advisory Board to SPECS, an annual event attended by retail and food-service corporate executives involved in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of stores and restaurants nationwide.
Now in its 52nd year, SPECS will host its 2016 conference in Dallas, at the Hilton Anatole, March 13-15.
The 2016 Advisory Board, which is comprised of approximately 45 industry leaders both from leading retail chains and key supplier organizations, will advise and direct the educational program for the 2016 conference, as well as serve as ambassadors for the entire event.
“It is an honor to have been selected to the SPECS/2016 Advisory Board,” said Robin. “I am excited to leverage my experience and my company’s expertise to help create the best lineup of sessions in the conference’s 52-year history.”
Regarding Robin’s appointment to the board, Chain Store Age Executive Director of Events Katherine Boccaccio said, “The right board will ensure a top-notch program. For 2016, we have a board that will guarantee success.”
Robin Baskin-Ladner and the rest of the board meet in Chicago on June 2-3, 2015, to begin planning next year’s sessions, and will reconvene in Scottsdale, Arizona, in October to put the finishing touches on the program. For more information on SPECS/2016, visit www.specsshow.com.
About SPECS: SPECS (Store Planning, Equipment, Construction and Facilities Services) is a 52-year-old event attended by retail and food service corporate executives involved in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of stores and restaurants nationwide. SPECS is exclusively produced by Chain Store Age magazine – www.chainstoreage.com – and is part of the Lebhar-Friedman, Inc. company.
SPECS 2016 will be held at the Hilton Anatole, Dallas, March 13-15.