Gerard McLean to moderate NARMS Workshop at the annual Spring Conference

Englewood, OH — On Sunday, April 18 from 1:00-2:00pm, Gerard McLean, President/CEO of Rivershark Inc will be moderating a workshop on integrating social media into a member company presence. Paulette Blaskey with NARMS International will be co-moderating.

For more information as it happens, follow @gerardmclean on twitter or search twitter for the hashtag #398NARMS2010 to follow the workshop or comment.

Rivershark, Inc. is a closely-held Ohio Corporation dedicated to cultivating and building brands that take advantage of technology and satisfy a need for human whimsy. It was formed in 1995 and is headquartered in Englewood, Ohio, with offices in Brooklyn NY, Minneapolis MN, London UK and Aalborg Denmark. The web address is Rivershark currently manages the e-presence of NARMS and has since it’s inception in 1995.

NARMS member companies perform well over $3 billion in merchandising services, sales marketing, event marketing, demonstration and other retail services annually. The international trade association serves as a “central gathering point” for the retailing industry; promoting and establishing industry standards; providing critical industry research studies and educational information about the industry while acting as a voice for its diverse membership of service providers, manufacturers, retailers, and associates. NARMS represents all classes of trade including: grocery, drug, mass, department, home and building centers, computer and office supply, electronic, value retailers, specialty, and convenience retailers.

The 15th NARMS Spring Conference & Exposition at Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel, FL on April 17-20, 2010.