TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Vancouver store-owners looking to sharpen their competitive edge are invited to an evening of learning and networking hosted by Retail Council of Canada (RCC), the country's go-to association for merchants. The event – part of a cross-Canada series dubbed the MySTORE MySTORY fall roadshow – takes place on Wednesday, October 7 at Steamworks Pub.
The roadshow series is designed for independent merchants to connect with peers, engage with industry experts and be inspired by the success story of a local retail entrepreneur. The Vancouver event will feature a presentation by motivational speaker, blogger and social media strategist Dai "Coach Moose" Manuel. He will explain how to be your own brand architect and leverage social media channels to engage customers.
The event begins at 6 pm with a reception, and is free for independent retailers. For further information and to register, click here.
The MySTORE MySTORY roadshow series is presented by Moneris Solutions. The Vancouver event is sponsored by RBC Royal Bank.
About Retail Council of Canada
RCC is the Voice of Retail in Canada representing more than 45,000 store fronts of all retail formats, including department, specialty, discount, and independent stores, and online merchants in general merchandise, grocery and drugs. Its membership represents over two-thirds of all retail sales in Canada. Working together with the community, the MySTORE division speaks to the unique needs of independent retailers. RetailCouncil.org @RetailCouncil @RCCMySTORE
SOURCE Retail Council of Canada
For further information: Colin Asuncion, Retail Council of Canada, [email protected], 1-888-373-8245