NRF to host Vice President Pence at Retail Summit
Members of the National Retail Federation will hear from Vice President Mike Pence Tuesday during NRF’s annual Retail Advocates Summitas more than 200 retailers from across the country come to Washington to meet with policymakers about issues critical to the industry. Representative Mike Kelly, R-Pa., a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, will address the gathering of small retailers, national retail chain executives and state retail association officials on Wednesday. This year’s convention will focus on the importance of tax reform for retailers and their employees. Details for media wishing to cover these events are listed below.
Tuesday, July 18
What: Keynote address by Vice President Mike Pence at NRF’s Retail Advocates Summit. Introduction by NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay.
Where: Hyatt Regency Washington Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Ave NW
When: 10-11 a.m. EDT
Media Pre-set: 4:30-5 a.m.
Media Check-In: 8:15-8:45 a.m.
Onsite contact: 202-657-2603
Wednesday, July 19
What: Remarks by Congressman Mike Kelly, R-Pa.
Where: Capitol Hill Club
300 First St. S.E.
When: 8:15 a.m. EDT
RSVP: Members of the media interested in attending either event should RSVP to Robin Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org with full name, name of outlet and contact information. Please RSVP no later than 5 p.m. today, Monday, July 17, to ensure access to the events.