Opening Stampede | May 1 | 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Join a panel of industry professionals who will discuss the wood flooring market, innovation, promotion, and look-a-like products. Panelists include Bruce Zwicker (Moderator, Senior Executive & CEO Advisor), Chris Zizza (President & CEO, C&R Flooring), Drew Hash (Vice President, Hard Surface Product & Category Management, Shaw Industries), Isabelle Brose (Managing Director, FEP, the European Federation of the Parquet Industry), and Michael Martin (President & CEO, NWFA)
Duncan Wardle served as Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney where he learned the value of storytelling and branding.
Join him for our keynote session, where he will share the skills needed to consistently drive innovation, and inspire us all to make our mark.
The Breckenridge Band
Let the party begin! Immediately following the keynote presentation, Breckenridge will kick off Expo with a one-of-a-kind performance. Come hungry and leave happy – appetizers and drinks will be provided. Each attendee will receive one drink voucher during badge pick-up.
NWFA Awards Program & Entertainment | May 2 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Wood Floor of the Year Awards
The NWFA Wood Floor of the Year (WFOY) awards were developed to encourage and recognize innovative craftsmanship and design in wood flooring installations. The winners of the 2019 Wood Floor of the Year contest will be announced during the NWFA Awards Ceremony. Learn more.
Join Kayleen McCabe, general contractor, TV host, trades advocate, brand ambassador, and industry pioneer, as she shares her input on how to engage the next generation.
Join Carmen Ciricillo, licensed contractor, continuing education teacher, and stand-up comedian for a few laughs to conclude the Awards Program.
Honky Tonk Happy Hour | May 2 | 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Grab a drink and network on the trade show floor.
Distributor & Manufacturer Reception | May 2 | 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Build new business relationships by sharing your story.
Last Call Saloon | May 3 | 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Big City Outlaws
Join us as we celebrate another wonderful Expo with entertainment from Big City Outlaws, appetizers, and drinks. Each attendee will receive one drink voucher during badge pick-up.