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Join us for the


Minneapolis, MN
August 15–18, 2022

The CSRA leadership is putting final touches on another outstanding program.  See program to date here.

  • Make sure your calendar is blocked out for the Meeting.   The official program begins at noon on Monday, August 15 – and ends the evening of Wednesday, August 17.     Check out flights now.

But consider… you make your plans…..We are also hosting a Women in Retail morning breakfast on August 15

….and golf at prestigious Hazeltine National Golf Club the weekend prior.   Please email me ( if you are interested in golf.  We have just a few tee times available; first come/first served.

  • Consider coming in early and/or staying after the meeting….”Back to School” shopping at the Mall of America, cheer on baseball at the Twins v. Royals series, or cap off your summer with a few days at one of the gorgeous lake resorts that Minnesota is famous for….

  • CSRA programming will take place at the headquarters of Best Buy (Monday) and Target (Wednesday), and take over Paisley Park (Tuesday), the infamous home and studio of the artist formerly known as Prince.  

  • Each state retail association receives one complimentary registration; additional staff registration is still $300.

Contact CSRA with questions….and if you are interested in golf, please let me know now.

Stay tuned for additional information!


In Minneapolis, we have tried for years to find that “one thing” that makes us a don’t-miss-event-destination. Is it our compact, easy to get around downtown? Is it because we have so much going on that Prince chose to stay in his hometown? Is it our beautiful urban City By Nature setting surrounded by lakes and waterfalls - fun to explore in all four seasons? Since we couldn’t agree - we have narrowed it down to the Top 8 Reasons (and hundreds of ideas) why you should make those travel plans to attend your event in Minneapolis ASAP!

Top 8 Reasons to Attend a Meeting in Minneapolis
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