NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mark your calendars! The North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) announced its 2015 Convention & Exposition for leaders in Public Safety apparel & accessories will be held at the Renaissance Orlando at Sea World in Orlando, Fla., April 12-15. The show will feature two days of education sessions covering best practices for financial management, management inventories and sales and marketing, along with an awards ceremony recognizing the Best Dressed in Public Safety. Exhibitors from industry-leading image apparel companies will also be on hand to network with attendees.
“As our business continues to change with social media and e-commerce technology, it presents new and exciting opportunities for public safety professionals,” said Lee Galperin, Smith & Warren, Vice Chair of the Public Safety Committee and NAUMD Board Member. “The annual NAUMD Public Safety Convention presents a valuable opportunity for public sector officials to continue their professional development so they can capitalize on these opportunities.”
During the show, the NAUMD will announce the winners of this year’s Best Dressed Public Safety Awards as part of a presentation featuring the Les Sabler Band and popular television host, Jamie Yeunger. Developed to recognize the vital role uniforms play in law enforcement and public safety, the awards honor both the departments and suppliers of the uniform program. The deadline for nominations is March 9.
Attendees can also participate in education sessions focused on Public Safety Business covering “Closing techniques for the 21st century” and “Building a winning sales force.” Also, a new Speed B2B Meeting Program will allow participants to meet with buyers or sellers to create new business relationships, solve problems and do business.
Registration is filling quickly, so to reserve your space or for more information on the 2015 NAUMD Convention and Exhibition or to register, go to http://naumd.com/index.php/events/expoconvention.
About the NAUMD
The North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) has served as the voice of the uniform and image apparel industries since 1933. Its 500+ members include manufacturers, designers, producers, and retailers of uniforms, as well as those who produce products and services for the industry at large.
The NAUMD works to protect the interests of its members through a series of advocacy, education, and public relations campaigns intended to arm them with the tools needed to retain and capture business in a global economy. The association has authored a number of position papers and has an extensive library of information from which members can further their understanding of the uniform marketplace. NAUMD also conducts a series of professional development seminars both in the United States and Canada, and hosts an annual convention and trade show where attendees can source products, learn about the latest trends, and gain practical, take-home knowledge to better run their business.