There’s nothing like a hearty breakfast and a healthy dose of wisdom to kickstart your day! For the first time ever, the APPA Young Professionals will host a special education session and breakfast featuring dynamic speaker and economic expert, Connor Lokar! This free event is open to all Show attendees and is set for Friday, March 22 from 7:45 – 9 a.m. at Global Pet Expo.
Lokar is a Program Economist at ITR Economics and has a knack for relating to the next generation of business leaders. He provides economic consulting services for businesses, trade associations and Fortune 500 Companies across a spectrum of industries. Attendees will receive expert analysis of what to expect from the economy in 2019 and beyond, covering topics such as pet industry trends, business to business activity, trade, labor market trends, inflation, interest rates and more.
As the industry’s only young professional organization, the APPA Young Professionals’ mission is to promote career path development of young professionals in the pet industry through networking opportunities. This event offers attendees a chance to connect with like-minded professionals and gather invaluable insight on the economic outlook of the industry. Don’t miss out on this worthwhile event! Please arrive early as space is limited.