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Pam O’Rourke, VP of Merchandising, The Home Depot Canada, will be making an exclusive breakfast presentation to CHHMA Members on May 3rd which will be followed by the CHHMA Annual General Meeting
The CHHMA has decided to hold the Association’s Spring Conference/Hall of Fame Luncheon (April 2nd) and Annual General Meeting on separate days this year.
The AGM will take place on Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Corporate Event Centre at CHSI, 5110 Creekbank Rd., Mississauga, ON L4W 0A1, from approx. 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Prior to the AGM on May 3, from 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. approx., we are pleased to have Pam O’Rourke, Vice President of Merchandising, The Home Depot Canada, on hand for a breakfast talk exclusive for CHHMA members. Ms. O’Rourke will conduct a slide presentation followed by a fireside question and answer discussion with a moderator. We will be sending out a questionnaire shortly to CHHMA members to survey what type of topics and questions they would like to have reviewed and answered at the presentation.
Pam is responsible for core merchandising, merchandise strategy, store environment, assortment planning, data governance, global sourcing, fild merchandising, off shelf and event organization, merchandising operations, and merchandising execution for The Home Depot Canada. Pam joined The Home Depot in 2008 as director of merchandising décor businesses. Most recently, she served as senior director of merchandising strategy, planning and global sourcing. Prior to joining the Company, Pam was vice president of merchandise buying at Saan Stores Ltd. She also held senior leadership positions at Hudson’s Bay Company and The Northern Group. Pam studied retail management at Keewatin College. Pam joined The Home Depot Canada Foundation board of directors in June 2012. She was named vice chair in December 2012 and most recently named chair of the board in February 2019.
The price to attend will be $59.99 + HST and registration details will be sent out soon. There is no cost to attend the CHHMA AGM only. So mark your calendar and plan to join us on May 3rd to find out the latest with the CHHMA and The Home Depot Canada