Movers & Shakers

"Retailing Compelling & Inspiring Change"

The University of Houston Retailing and Consumer Science Program (RCS) is pleased to invite your organization to participate in the 2014 Movers & Shakers event, “Retailing Compelling & Inspiring Change,” at the Isabel C. Cameron building (building 586) on the University of Houston campus on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 8:30a.m. - 3:00 p.m. This event will give retailing students the opportunity to interview for internships and permanent positions, and to attend several breakout sessions that showcase retail industry leaders speaking on important issues regarding the future of the retail industry.

Location

University of Houston, lobby of Isabel C. Cameron Building. For directions to the Cameron building, please go to: http://www.uh.edu/maps/buildings/?short_name=CAM

Parking

Please park in the student lot behind the Isabel C. Cameron building and a parking pass will be provided on arrival. Please let us know in advance how many parking permits you will need.

Interviews

Your interviewing session is scheduled from 9:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. in the lobby of the Cameron building. You will be provided with a 48” round table with a white tablecloth and you will have fifteen minutes to interview each candidate. 

Lunch

Lunch will be provided from 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. Please confirm your attendance and if you would like a vegetarian/non-vegetarian lunch.  

Yes, I’d Like To Participate!

The registration fee for Movers & Shakers is $350 which will include lunch, parking, and supplies needed for this event for one representative. Net proceeds from the event will benefit the Merchandising Star Endowment for the UH Retailing and Consumer Science program which provides scholarships for RCS students and support for the degree program. Fair market value noted below will also be reflected on your receipt provided by the University for tax purposes.

Please respond by March 10th to be included in all printed materials.

Interviewer - $350

(Fair Market Value = $25)

  • Interviewing session scheduled from 9:00 - 11:50 a.m. in the lobby of the Cameron Bldg
  • Provided with 48” round table & white table cloth
  • 15 minute interview per candidate
  • Lunch for one interviewer
  • Parking for one interviewer

Additional Interviewers - $50 each

(Fair Market Value = $25)

  • Lunch and Parking available for additional participants

Please mail or fax the registration form to Kelly Le at,

Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences, University of Houston
110 Cameron Building
Houston, TX 77204-6020
713.743.9343 office
713.743.0572 fax (You can fax credit card information)

Or register online at, http://giving.uh.edu/technology/

For further information, please contact us at (713) 743-4110.