The World at Your Feet


Education: Feb. 5 - 7, 2020
Show Floor: Feb. 6 - 7, 2020
Atlanta, Georgia

2020 Keynote Speakers

Whatever track you’re on, you’ll benefit from the powerful insights our featured speakers have to share with the entire flooring ecosystem. With a finger firmly on the pulse of their respective fields, each delivers a big-picture look at the forces influencing the landscape we operate in—from the political to the economic and beyond—so you’re armed with the information you need to move forward with confidence.

Denise Lee Yohn

Opening Keynote Speaker: Brand Leadership Expert, Business Keynote Speaker, Bestselling Author Denise Lee Yohn, Inc.

Learn the secrets behind building a “rockstar” brand with Denise Lee Yohn, brand leadership expert and bestselling author, through real-world case studies, analyses and interviews featuring leaders of the world’s leading names. Discover what great brands do differently—and how you can use their techniques to your advantage.

Alan Beaulieu

Featured Speaker: International Economic Analyst and President
Institute for Trend Research

Alan Beaulieu, International Economic Analyst and President of the Institute for Trend Research takes an optimistic view as he explores the likely impacts of the upcoming election on our economy and the flooring industry specifically to ready your business for the road ahead.

Beaulieu brings to the stage unparalleled economic research and forecasting expertise, and more than 20-years of experience consulting and advising companies throughout the U.S., Europe and Japan on how to thrive through the business cycle.

James Dion

Featured Speaker: Founder and President, Dionco Inc.

Innovation takes the stage in James Dion’s keynote as the Founder and President of Dionco, Inc. unpacks the critical issue of how retail is evolving and how you can successfully solve the “pace of innovation” to meet customers in the many places they want to do business.