Texas Tech University

Retail Management

The next Hospitality and Retail Management Symposium will be scheduled for Spring 2020. We are planning a bigger and better format and look forward to welcoming our sponsors, recruiters, and students to this new format. We appreciate all of the support we have received from our great sponsors and look forward to a great future! As we make plans we will keep this page updated so you can see our new format.

Hospitality and Retail Management Symposium 

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April 7, 2020

Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Ln
Lubbock, TX

2020 Schedule

2:00 - Registration
2:30 - Welcome, H-E-B Scholarship Recognition 
2:45 - Panel 1, Followed by Break: Alex Cobos, 7-Eleven, Ashley Adams Markusen, H-E-B
3:40 - Keynote Speaker, Followed by Break
4:30 - Panel 2: Allison White, 7-Eleven, Gracie McKall Sealey, River Bleu, Madison Metzig, Vibeage
5:00 - Career Fair with Reception



Bronze Sponsor



Panel Speakers

Ashley Markusen, H-E-B

Ashley Markusen: 
H-E-B, Associate Business Development Manager

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Allison White, 7-Eleven

Allison White: 
7-Eleven, Senior Planning Analyst II

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Alex Cobos, 7-Eleven

Alex Cobos: 
7-Eleven, Space Planning Sr. Analyst

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Alex Cobos, 7-Eleven

Gracie McKall Sealey: 
Owner, River Bleu Boutique

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Sponsorship Information

There are five levels of sponsorship:

  • Platinum: Names the Symposium, $5,000 or above
  • Gold: $3,000-$4,999
  • Silver: $2,000-$2,999
  • Bronze: $1,000-$1,999
  • Supporter: $250-$499

All sponsors' logos are included in the printed material and website. The level of sponsorship is also indicated in the materials.

Please contact Deborah Fowler at deborah.fowler@ttu.edu or (806) 834-1779 for more information.