Woodworking Network Symposium & Reception


2023 Symposium information will be available in early 2023

A full day of closet and organized storage-focused networking and industry education programming, available the day before the opening of the AWFS®Fair exhibit halls and brought to you by Woodworking Network! All symposium registrations include lunch, leadership reception, and AWFS®Fair exhibit hall registration.

Closets & Organized Storage Symposium

Moderated by Closets & Organized Storage magazine’s popular editor, Michaelle Bradford, the Closets Symposium is a must-attend event for closet and garage businesses, closet designers, and builders and remodelers. Learn the latest design trends and sales and marketing techniques.


2021 Symposium Agenda

Marketing in a new world | 9 am – 10 am
Presenter: Wendy Scott, Boutique Closets and Cabinetry, LLC

Design discussion with case studies | 10:10 am – 11:15 am
Presenter: Patty Miller, Boutique Closets & Cabinetry

Installation hacks | 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Presenter: Eric Marshall, Kitchens and Closets by DEA

Networking lunch ꞁ 12:15pm – 1:30pm

Bold ideas for the post-pandemic world | 1:40 pm- 2:40pm
Presenter: Tim Coleman, SCE Unlimited

Panel: Top industry suppliers discuss latest innovations in the industry | 3:00 pm – 4:00pm
Panelists: Richie DeMarco, Richelieu Hardware; Shari Mcpeek, Rev-A-Shelf; and Richard Vullo, Hafele America

Woodworking Network Leadership Reception

Introducing the Woodworking Network 40 Under 40 class! Information for 2023 will be available in early 2023.