Empower your community.
Retail Academy empowers community leaders to take a proactive approach to their retail opportunities. Equipping them with tools, marketing collateral, and a list of prospects to properly market their opportunities.
Communities will be trained and equipped with the tools and education necessary to attract new retailers to their markets, while providing support to their existing local businesses.
Retail Academy’s customized training includes education on the marketing materials provided, how to create an elevator pitch, setting conference meetings, prospect outreach, and where to find industry-leading information critical to implementing a long-term retail recruitment plan.
Our Courses Provide:
Retail recruitment is a marathon, not a sprint.
What do I get from a Retail Academy?
CUSTOM MARKET DATA
Customized Retail Marketing Guide
Aerial Map with Retailers Plotted
LEADING INDUSTRY TRADE ASSOCIATION
REAL ESTATE EXPERTS
Current Industry Trends
Site Selection 101
Retail Recruitment & Marketing
Business Retention Tools
EDUCATION is ACTION
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Come here or stay at home.
Our traditional Retail Academy class allows us to fly 3-5 people to our headquarters in Birmingham, AL to engage in a day-and-half, retail intensive education process in our new state-of-the-art classroom.
We have also worked with multiple communities to host a large event at a centralized location, and coordinated with State institutions to initiate grant programs.