December 7, 2023
What’s Next for Retail? 2024 Texas Retail Trends
Thursday, December 7, 2023
About the Webinar
Join Kelly Cofer and Aaron Farmer from The Retail Coach as they uncover the latest retail trends and retailer expansion plans for 2024 and beyond. Our speakers will also look at what retail site selectors look for in a community when making location decisions, and what you can be doing to help build a stronger retail base in your city.
About the Speakers
C. Kelly Cofer, Founder & CEO, The Retail Coach
C. Kelly Cofer leads The Retail Coach with more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of retail real estate and economic development. Mr. Cofer’s professional background encompasses market research and site selection, advisory and leasing services, and property brokerage and development for leading national and regional retailers and restaurants in more than 150 cities throughout the United States. Mr. Cofer has earned the CCIM designation from the Chicago-based Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute and attended the Economic Development Institute at the University of Oklahoma. He also holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University.
Aaron Farmer, President, The Retail Coach
Aaron Farmer brings to The Retail Coach knowledge of the most current research on retail and marketing trends. Prior to joining The Retail Coach, Mr. Farmer was employed in marketing research and retail development where he worked on projects for some of America’s leading retailers and restaurants including FedEx, Kinkos, Sally Beauty Supply, Adidas, Concentra and the National American Association of Subway Franchises. Mr. Farmer’s expertise touches each step of a project from the initial trade area determination to the actual recruitment of retailers. Mr. Farmer holds a degree in Marketing from The Mays Business School at Texas A&M University and an MBA from Texas A&M University – Commerce.