Our Lunch Keynote, 116 Years of Evolution, will be presented by Raymond J. Mattes III,
CEO/President of Retail Alliance.
About the Presentation
A 116 year old organization adapting to changing environments, both internal & external.
Loss of a silver bullet
Outside technology trends
Creation of a new "Value Proposition"
Raymond J. Mattes III
Ray has a long history with Retail Alliance and has experience leading the for-profit Business Solutions, the Retail Alliance Foundation (501c3) and the non-profit Association (Retail Alliance 501c6).
Ray oversees operations for all areas of Retail Alliance while also being very active in the community.
He is President for the Virginia Society of Association Executives, as well as a current board member of the Greater Norfolk Corporation, Downtown Norfolk Council, and Tidewater Community College Alumni Association.