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January 29th-31st, 2008

NAW 2008 Executive Summit


Thank You for Making the NAW 2008 Executive Summit a Success!

Note: Powerpoint slides and audio recordings of panel presentations are located on the Agenda page.

Leaders from diverse wholesale distribution lines of trade came together January 29-31, in Washington, DC, for the NAW Executive Summit: “What the Very Best Distributors Do.” Our attendees told us that they left the meeting inspired with innovative ideas, informed opinions, and realistic strategies.

Below is a pictorial from this year's meeting.

To read the Chairman’s Address by Raymon A. York, 2007 Chairman of the NAW Board, click here.

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Next year’s NAW Executive Summit will be January 27 – 29, 2009.

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