Nationally recognized retail consultant, speaker and author MargieJohnsondelivers a powerful workshop filled with innovative ideas to re-energize, re-strategize and re-think the way you compete! Margie has worked across the nation with hundreds of small business to grow their business. She has assisted Main Street success stories throughout the country, including our neighbors in Cambridge, Frederick and Berlin.
Since 1985, Margie's company, Shop Talk, has been providing consultation and research for the retail, hospitality and financial industries. Margie leveraged 24 years of growing the award-winning Galleon Esplanade shopping, restaurant and hotel complex in Nags Head, NC, to become one of the most sought-after retail consultants in the country.
Margie has received recognition from the Fred Lazarus National Retail Federation Award, the North Carolina Employer of the Year Award, the 1998 Outstanding Woman of Hampton Roads and Who’s Who in America. She has represented the retail industry on WHRO Public Television and on NBC’s Today Show. Learn more about Margie at www.shoptalk.org.