TUESDAY: NRF to Host Vice President Pence at Retail Summit

Media RSVP Deadline is Today

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Members of the National Retail Federation will hear from Vice
President Mike Pence Tuesday during NRF’s annual Retail
Advocates Summit
as 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
Regency Ballroom
400 New
Jersey Ave NW
Washington, D.C.
WHEN: 10 a.m.-11 a.m. EDT
Media
Pre-set: 4:30 a.m. – 5:00 a.m.
Media Check-In: 8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Onsite
contact: 202-657-2603

Wednesday, July 19
WHAT:
Remarks by Congressman Mike Kelly, R-Pa.
WHERE: Capitol Hill
Club
Bolton Room
300 First St. S.E.
Washington D.C.
WHEN:
8:15 a.m. EDT

RSVP: Members of the media interested in attending either event
should RSVP to Robin Roberts at press@nrf.com
with full name, name of outlet and contact information. Please RSVP
no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, July 17, to ensure access to the events.

Contacts

National Retail Federation
Robin Roberts, 855-NRF-PRESS
Press@nrf.com