Agenda

SGIA's Garment Decoration Committe created THREADX — a conference designed for garment decorators — to motivate business leaders to see the zeitgeist of their marketplace, and to understand how to capitalize on customer trends driving the marketplace. This unique conference is sure to shake up traditional business strategies for garment decorators, featuring presentations from fresh, captivating and innovative speakers.
Sunday, February 25, 2018
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Welcome Reception  
Monday, February 26, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast  
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM Creative Branding riCardo Crespo - Th13teen
9:15 AM - 9:25 AM Sponsor Session  
9:25 AM - 10:25 AM Transition Strategies for Success in the New Economy Mark Coudray - Coudray Growth Technologies
10:25 AM - 11:00 AM Break  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Changing Commodity to Value Ryan Moor - Ryonet
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Getting Found Online: How to Succeed in Google, Facebook and Amazon's World Robert Prioleau - Blue Ion
Chris Simpson - Blue Ion
2:00 PM - 2:10 PM Sponsor Session  
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM What to know before you go: Cut & Sew Brandon Barber - Vapor Apparel
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Break  
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM Marketing Workshop riCardo Crespo - Th13teen
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Dinner and Casino Night with 2RegularGuys Aaron Montgomery Terry Combs - 2 Regular Guys
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast  
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Omnichannel Consumer Experience Tim Williams - YR Store and YR Store Live
9:30 AM - 9:40 AM Sponsor Session  
9:40 AM - 10:30 AM The Importance of Making Mistakes on Social Mike Niemczyk - SapientRazorfish
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Break  
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM Co-opetition in the Garment Decoration Industry Rob Kramer - CustomInk
Andy-Louis Charles - CustomInk
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch  
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM How to run profitable and Scalable eCommerce Facebook Ad Campaigns Steve Weiss - MuteSix
2:00 PM - 2:10 PM Sponsor Session  
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM Creatively Navigating Shirts and Sharks Mel Lay - SandiLake Clothing
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Break  
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM Johnny Cupcakes Johnny Earle - Johnny Cupcakes
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM eTail West eTail West Education and Floor Pass -
Agenda is as of November 13, 2017 and is subject to change.