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October 2-3, 2019 at the Hilton O’Hare in Chicago

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We are currently in the process of finalizing our 2019 program. Please check back for updates. Please contact Tara Mostatab at tmostatab@naw.org if you have any questions.

NAW’s Billion Dollar CEO Roundtable is a unique event designed for CEO’s of wholesale distribution companies with annual sales volumes that exceed $1 billion. A proverbial “who’s who” in wholesale distribution, this unique conference provides you with the opportunity to network with non-competing peers across a diverse range of commodity lines. You will have the most in-depth business discussions ever at this event!

This by-invitation-only event for CEO’s of billion dollar companies provides attendees a distinct forum where they can interact with peers from the largest firms in the industry to share and discuss key strategic issues.

Join your peers to discuss how you are surviving this economic climate and strategies to position your company for the coming rebound. Change is the only constant you can rely on and this event helps you to stay one step ahead.

If you would like to learn more please contact Tara Mostatab at 202.263.4080 or tmostatab@naw.org.

Eligibility: Companies with $1B+ in annual revenue.
The NAW Billion Dollar Roundtable is the only opportunity that provides networking and benchmarking exclusively with other top executives of non competing, like-sized Wholesale-Distribution companies.

NAW Billion Dollar CEO Roundtable Preliminary Agenda

Day 1 - October 2, 2019

1:15 PM – 2:00 PM
Registration

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Opening Session & Discussion

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Networking Discussion Workshop

Join your noncompeting peers in NAW’s exclusive networking groups to discuss ideas, share solutions and find answers to key issues that could apply to your business, today.

ENTRY TICKET: Your ticket for entry is to bring two ideas or questions concerning the presentation that you want to discuss. Present your entry ticket to your table captain at the start of the discussion workshop.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Break

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Reception – Drinks & Dialogue

Come prepared to meet and mingle with your fellow participants from the largest firms in the industry.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Billion Dollar Company Executive Dinner

Day 2 - October 3, 2019

7:00 AM – 7:30 AM
Breakfast

7:35 AM – 8:45 AM
Opening Session & Discussion

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Networking Discussion Workshop

Join your noncompeting peers in NAW’s exclusive networking groups to discuss ideas, share solutions and find answers to key issues that could apply to your business, today.

ENTRY TICKET: Your ticket for entry is to bring two ideas or questions concerning the presentation that you want to discuss. Present your entry ticket to your table captain at the start of the discussion workshop.

10:45 AM – 11:45 AM
General Session & Discussion

2:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Lunch & Networking Session

Join your noncompeting peers in NAW’s exclusive networking groups to discuss ideas, share solutions and find answers to key issues that could apply to your business today.

12:30 PM – 1:25 PM
Closing Session & Discussion

1:25 PM – 1:30 PM
Closing Remarks & Adjournment

NAW Billion Dollar CEO Roundtable Participants, 2018

The following wholesale distribution companies were registered for the 2018 Billion Dollar CEO Roundtable:

  • A B C Supply Co Inc
  • A D S Inc
  • Airgas an Air Liquide Company
  • Amcon Distributing Co
  • Breakthru Beverage Group
  • Composites One LLC
  • Core & Main
  • Dawn Food Products Inc
  • Distribution International Inc
  • Dot Foods Inc
  • Essendant Inc
  • Grainger Inc
  • Graybar Electric Co Inc
  • Gypsum Management & Supply Inc/GMS
  • Hajoca Corp
  • Johnstone Supply
  • M Holland Co
  • M S C Industrial Supply Co
  • Network Services Company
  • PetroChoice
  • Pinnacle Agriculture Distribution
  • Pool Corporation
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • True Value Co
  • U S LBM Holdings LLC
  • U S Lumber Group
  • Uline
  • Uni Select Inc
  • W E S C O Distribution Inc
  • Wilbur Ellis/Connell Bros Co
  • Winsupply Inc

The following wholesale distribution companies have attended previous NAW Billion Dollar Company CEO Roundtables:

  • A B B Optical Group
  • A B C Supply
  • A D I Global
  • Airgas an Air Liquide Company
  • Alex Lee
  • American Hotel Register
  • AmerisourceBergen
  • Animal Supply Company
  • Border States Electric
  • Breakthru Beverage Group
  • Brenntag North America
  • Bunzl Distribution
  • City Electric Supply
  • Crescent Electric Supply
  • Dawn Food Products
  • Do It Best
  • Dot Foods
  • Essendant
  • Grainger, Inc.
  • Graybar
  • Gypsum Management & Supply
  • Johnstone Supply
  • M Holland Company
  • McLane Foodservice
  • Merchants Distributors LLC
  • M O R S C O
  • M S C Industrial Supply Company
  • Network Services Company
  • Performance Foodservice
  • Pool Corp
  • PrimeSource Building Products
  • ScanSource
  • S R S Distribution
  • T N G
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • TRIMark USA
  • True Value Co.
  • Uline
  • Uni-Select
  • WESCO Distribution, Inc.
  • Wilbur-Ellis Company
  • WinSupply

Meeting Location:
Chicago Hilton O’Hare
10000 W O’Hare Ave.               Hotel Accommodations
Chicago, IL 60666
(773) 686-8000

Hilton Central Reservations – 877 865 5322

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