NAW is proud to offer members the unique opportunity to network and benchmark with peers.

Learn more about how you can participate in these opportunities to network and exchange ideas below.

2023 NAW Executive Summit

The NAW Executive Summit merges best-in-class distributor leaders with best-in-class distributor thought leadership. This annual event combines compelling programs and abundant networking opportunities. This is the premier event that challenges distribution executives to think outside the box and approach challenges in new and innovative ways.

Register for NAW’s Upcoming Events & Programming

2023 Executive Summit

January 31- February 2, 2023 | Washington, DC

The NAW Executive Summit merges best-in-class distributor leaders with best-in-class distributor thought leadership. This annual event combines compelling programs and abundant networking opportunities. This is the premier event that challenges distribution executives to think outside the box and approach challenges in new and innovative ways.

Midsize Company Peer Exchange

April 5, 2023 | Online

The Mid-Size Company CEO Roundtable program is tailored specifically to CEOs of distribution companies with between $10MM and $80MM in annual sales. You’ll learn from experts in distribution and engage directly with your peers across the country on issues top of mind for you and your business.

Large Company Executive Roundtables

May 17-18, 2023 | Chicago, IL

The NAW Large Company Roundtables are an exclusive community of thought leaders from Large Company distribution enterprises who congregate to network with non-competing peers in multiple lines of trade on key issues. The companies invited into this community are from distribution firms between $100 and $999 million in annual sales.

OSU Distribution Leadership Program

May 22-26, 2023 | Columbus, OH

More info to come soon.

Billion Dollar Executive Roundtables

June 6-7, 2023 | Chicago, IL

NAW produces the Billion Dollar Company CFO, CIO, CLO, CHRO, Senior Operations, and Senior Sales Roundtables, which are by-invitation events and are composed of senior-level executives from billion-dollar companies. 

Large Company CEO Roundtable

September 12-13, 2023 | Minneapolis, MN

NAW produces the Large Company CEO Roundtable, which is a by-invitation event composed of CEOs from distribution firms between $100 and $999 million in annual sales.

Large Company Executive Roundtables

October 4-5, 2023 | Dallas, TX

The NAW Large Company Roundtables are an exclusive community of thought leaders from Large Company distribution enterprises who congregate to network with non-competing peers in multiple lines of trade on key issues. The companies invited into this community are from distribution firms between $100 and $999 million in annual sales.

Billion Dollar CEO Roundtable

October 18-19, 2023 | Minneapolis, MN

NAW produces the Billion Dollar Company CEO Roundtable, which is composed of CEOs from billion-dollar companies. 

Billion Dollar Executive Roundtables

November 8-9, 2023 | Dallas, TX

NAW produces the Billion Dollar Company CFO, CIO, CLO, CHRO, Senior Operations, and Senior Sales Roundtables, which are by-invitation events and are composed of senior-level executives from billion-dollar companies. 

Midsize Company Peer Exchange

December 5, 2023 | Online

The Mid-Size Company CEO Roundtable program is tailored specifically to CEOs of distribution companies with between $10MM and $80MM in annual sales. You’ll learn from experts in distribution and engage directly with your peers across the country on issues top of mind for you and your business.

If you are interested in participating or would like to learn more, contact Courtney Powell, Director of Member Programs at cpowell@naw.org or 202-872-0885.

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