The invitation-only Sourcing USA Summit delivers:
Exceptional networking opportunities. Hundreds of prominent cotton industry decision-makers from Asia, Europe and Latin America will join U.S. cotton fiber export leadership at the Sourcing USA Summit. More than 400 top-tier U.S. cotton merchants and textile manufacturers attended the last Sourcing USA Summit. The majority (89 percent) of buyers said that they were likely to increase their purchases of U.S. cotton over the next year as a result of attending the Summit.
A history of success. Networking at the Summit leads to directly to U.S. cotton sales. U.S. exporters and international textile mills said they anticipate sales of 4.2 million bales of U.S. cotton, valued at around $1.4 billion, within six months of the previous Summit.
World-class speakers. Learn how to inspire customer loyalty from Johnny "Cupcakes" Earle, founder of the innovative and highly exclusive, multi-million dollar T-shirt brand Johnny Cupcakes. Johnny has been named America’s #1 Young Entrepreneur by BusinessWeek and one of the top innovative people in Massachusetts by The Boston Globe.
Harness innovation and turn ideas into powerful results with guidance from Josh Linkner, founder and CEO of four successful technology companies over the last 24 years. Josh delivers a clear call to action—it’s better to innovate and disrupt your organization before your competition does.
Get hard-hitting insights on the current economic environment from Zachary Karabell, an acclaimed expert on global economics and the author of 13 books on business, economic trends, and history. Named one of the World Economic Forum’s “Global Leaders for Tomorrow,” his expertise is regularly sought-after by top national media, and he is a contributor for POLITICO, CNN, CNBC, and MSNBC.
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