We are extremely excited to invite you to attend our 2019 VIP event!
Each fall, Top of the World hosts its VIP event, bringing together top retail and university partners for a multi-day showcase of the past year's successes and innovations for the year ahead. This year's VIP will be held in Columbus, OH, and will be co-hosted by The Ohio State University. The event will include keynote speakers from the university as well as local industry leaders.
VIP will kick-off at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 8th at The Ohio State University Recruit Room and will end at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10th.
VIP attendees will get a sneak peek at Top of the World's newest line of headwear and apparel, have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with industry leaders in collegiate licensing and learn more about the host university's campus and culture. Attendees can also visit Top of the World's Columbus Design Center, the company's hub for its apparel product development.
During VIP, attendees will be able to network with fellow industry partners and Top of the World staff through scheduled sessions, providing time to discuss your business and opportunities for growth:
Leadership – A discussion with Top of the World's executive leadership to address top questions on your mind, successes of 2019, and the goals in place for 2020.
Marketing – A deep dive into Top of the World's marketing strategy and successes from a social, digital, in-store and brand standpoint.
Speed Dating – Traditional speed dating that includes retail and licensing partners only. Please note, feedback provided in the VIP RSVP form from both retailers and licensing partners will determine which pairings take place within the schedule.
Licensing (LICENSING PARTNERS ONLY) – Updates from the licensing team regarding new initiatives, hot market activations, and corporate social responsibility strategy.
Product Development (Separate Sessions for Headwear & Apparel) (LICENSING PARTNERS ONLY) – An overview of the product development process from a headwear and apparel standpoint, detailing design to creation of product for Fall 2020 line.
We look forward to seeing you at VIP 2019!