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NRF 2020 Retail's Big Show

Set the Vision for Your Career

Envision yourself with a flexible, collaborative
retail career in supply chain, data science, marketing, technology, finance, engineering, and design—to
name just a few.

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Your Career Starts Here.

The NRF Foundation Student Program in New York City is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get real-world career advice that will help you set and achieve the vision for your career! Learn from business executives in marketing, entrepreneurship, supply chain, technology and corporate social responsibility through engaging and thought provoking sessions.

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Fast Facts

  • 1k+
    College Students
  • 100+
    Schools
  • 25+
    Hiring Retail Companies
  • 140+
    Job Opportunities

Your Career Starts Here.

The NRF Foundation Student Program in New York City is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get real-world career advice that will help you set and achieve the vision for your career! Learn from business executives in marketing, entrepreneurship, supply chain, technology and corporate social responsibility through engaging and thought provoking sessions.

Learn More

Why attend the Student Program

Meet Visionary Leaders

The Student Program gathers top retail executives and business leaders to inform, inspire and help transform your career.

Hear Visionary Ideas

Hear from the industry's revolutionary and intriguing leaders who are shattering the status quo, driving innovation and achieving success.

Make Visionary Partnerships

It’s not just what you know, but sometimes who you know. Connect with our ambitious students and hiring managers from some of the most exciting retail brands.

Leave
with a
Vision

You’ll leave the Student Program with more than just notes! Get tangible takeaways to start your career.

  • Meet Visionary Leaders

    The Student Program gathers top retail executives and business leaders to inform, inspire and help transform your career.

  • Hear Visionary Ideas

    Hear from the industry's revolutionary and intriguing leaders who are shattering the status quo, driving innovation and achieving success.

  • Make Visionary Partnerships

    It’s not just what you know, but sometimes who you know. Connect with our ambitious students and hiring managers from some of the most exciting retail brands.

  • Leave
    with a
    Vision

    You’ll leave the Student Program with more than just notes! Get tangible takeaways to start your career.

Jan 9-12, 2019
Marriott Marquis, NYC

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The Student Program Experience

 
 
 

See how a career in retail puts you on the front lines solving complex business problems for some of the most exciting and innovative brands in the world.

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Jeff Gennette

Chairman and CEO, Macy's

Featured Speaker

With over 35 years at Macy's, Jeff knows what it takes to move up the ladder to become a true leader. Hear his story at the Student Program.

Jeff Gennette

Chairman and CEO, Macy's

 

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Get a new perspective by hearing theirs.

Below is a list of past speakers who have inspired students during the Student Program.

  • Andy Dunn

    Andy Dunn

    SVP, Walmart Digital Native Brands, Walmart
    Founder, Bonobos

  • Jo Malone CBE

    Jo Malone CBE

    Founder and Creative Director
    Jo Loves

  • Talia Watts

    Talia Watts

    Marketplace Merchandising Manager
    NIKE, Inc.

  • Magnus Rindefjell

    Magnus Rindefjell

    SVP, Supply Chain North America
    H&M

  • Lindsey Roy

    Lindsey Roy

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Hallmark Greetings

  • Amanda Johnson

    Amanda Johnson

    Co-founder
    Mented Cosmetics

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