INTERNATIONAL FURNITURE TRANSPORTATION LOGISTICS COUNCIL
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57th Annual Conference, May 17-19, 2017
Lago Mar Resort, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Your Association will hold its 2017 conference once again at the beautiful Lago Mar Resort and Beach Club in FT. Lauderdale, FL. The conference dates are, May 16th board meeting and sign in, May 17-19 conference.
One of our Key Note speakers will be; Nick Hobbs, Executive Vice President, JB Hunt and President of Dedicated Contract Services (DCS). Mr. Hobbs will address overall domestic economic trends.
Keith Koenig is president of City Furniture, a retail furniture company of 27 showrooms in South Florida and Central Florida under two brands, City Furniture and Ashley HomeStore.
City Furniture evolved from Waterbed City which was started in 1971 by Keith’s late brother, Kevin. Keith is active in many South Florida community organizations, and has received local and national recognition, including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, the UF MBA Outstanding Alumnus Award, the Furniture Retailer of the Year Award, and is past board chair of the University of Florida Foundation. He was made a Knight of St. Gregory by Pope John Paul II.
Keith resides in Plantation and has two children, Daren Cronin and Andrew Koenig. Daren and her husband, Ryan Cronin, live in Ft. Lauderdale and have two sons: KC, named after Keith’s brother, and Jack. Andrew and his wife, Deana, live in Plantation and have a son, Aaron and a daughter, Daya.
IFTLC's mission is to act as a resource to those in transportation and logistics functions in order to help them become more engaged, knowledgeable and effective at their jobs. The organization also publishes a monthly newsletter to help members stay abreast of industry trends, latest legislation, events, and much more. The organization holds a much-anticipated annual conference where all the segments of the logistics industry (retail stores, manufacturers, e-tailers and transportation companies) meet together to share ideas and gain important knowledge on industry topics.