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I Am RETAIL Day At The Capitol 2017

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Name: I Am RETAIL Day At The Capitol 2017
Date: March 16, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM CDT
Event Description:

Online registration has closed for this event. Please call MnRA at (651) 227-6631 if you are interested in attending.

Your story meets your legislators at the Minnesota Retailers Association's I am RETAIL Day at the Capitol.

Our half-day begins with a breakfast reception featuring legislative leaders followed by conversations with legislators at the State Capitol.

With one in four jobs in Minnesota directly connected to retail, our elected officials now more than ever need to understand the impact of their decisions on retail businesses.

Senate Majority Leader
Paul Gazelka
Assistant Senate Minority Leader Susan Kent House Speaker
Kurt Daudt
House Minority Leader
Melissa Hortman

No cost to attend. Continental breakfast served. RSVP requested by March 1. Members and invited guests only.

Beginning location:
DoubleTree by Hilton - St. Paul

Ending location:
Minnesota State Capitol

Breakfast-Only Option:
Interested in attending the breakfast only? Great! Just mark the "breakfast-only" option when registering. Breakfast concludes at 9:00 a.m.

Agenda for the day:
7:30 a.m. - Registration and breakfast
7:45 a.m. - Welcome & Issue Briefing
8:00 a.m. - Legislative Leader Comments
8:45 a.m. - Networking
9:15 a.m. - Depart for the State Capitol
9:45 a.m. - Visits at the Capitol - Minnesota State Capitol
Noon - Visits conclude

Fee-based hourly parking at the DoubleTree Hotel, Town Square Ramp is available ($15/day option). Bus transportation service to and from the State Capitol provided.

New!: We've organized two prep calls for attendees. Call options: March 8, 9:00 a.m. or March 15, 2:00 p.m.

Overnight accommodations at area hotels are available. Contact the Minnesota Retailers Association at (651) 227-6631 for special offers from area hotels.

Event sponsorship available. Contact MnRA at (651) 227-6631 for details.

Event Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor

Parternship Sponsors

Contributing Sponsors


7:30 a.m. beginning location:
DoubleTree Hotel, 411 Minnesota Street, St. Paul, MN 55101

12:00 p.m. ending location:
We will transition to the Minnesota State Capitol at 9:15 a.m. provided bus transportation and end there at noon, with bus service returning to the DoubleTree Hotel at noon and 12:30 p.m.

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:30 a.m. - noon
Contact Information:
MnRA, tel. (651) 227-6631
Included in your membership - no cost to attend.
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