design:retail CitySCENE is a series of local networking events across the country designed to bring like-minded peers from the retail design industry together for casual conversation and cocktails. The invitation is open to interns and junior designers on up, as design:retail wants to bring together all levels of industry experience. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres are on us, but registration is required for admittance.


Upcoming CitySCENE Events:
Los Angeles: Feb. 22, 2018
Chicago (GlobalShop): March 26, 2018
Cincinnati: April 26, 2018
Boston: June 21, 2018
Portland, Ore.: July 19, 2018
Columbus, Ohio: Aug. 9, 2018
Toronto: Aug. 23, 2018
Dallas: Oct. 11, 2018
San Francisco: Nov. 8, 2018


For sponsorship information contact Orlando Llerandi, Publisher, at 770-291-5511 or

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