SOURCE: Electronic Retailing Association

September 14, 2007 12:23 ET

VIPs Donny Deutsch, Cindy Crawford, Leeza Gibbons, Susan Lucci to Speak to Electronic Retailers

Electronic Retailing Association Hosts Celebrity Panel at Annual Conference

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - September 14, 2007) - Cindy Crawford, Leeza Gibbons, and Susan Lucci will participate in a celebrity panel with advertising guru Donny Deutsch during the Electronic Retailing Association's 2007 Annual Convention Opening Session on Monday, October 1 at 11:00 AM.

The ERA Annual Convention will be held from September 30-October 2 at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, and will gather more than 3,000 attendees for two full days to hear top business leaders address industry trends, regulatory standards, and solutions to issues affecting the direct-to-consumer business. Crawford, Gibbons and Lucci have reached tremendous success in front of the camera and are accomplished entrepreneurs who have developed successful businesses ventures with industry legend Guthy-Renker.

WHO:    Cindy Crawford, Leeza Gibbons, Susan Lucci, Donny Deutsch

WHAT:   Electronic Retailing Association's 2007 Annual Convention
        Opening Session

WHERE:  The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas

WHEN:   Monday, October 1 at 11:00am

Media are encouraged to attend ERA's Annual Convention with unlimited access to:

--  Fortune 500 CEOs, production experts, online retailers, savvy
    entrepreneurs and inventors
--  Industry leaders such as Google, Yahoo!, Hawthorne Direct, Respond2
--  Celebrities and savvy businesswomen Cindy Crawford, Leeza Gibbons, and
    Susan Lucci
--  Advertising industry guru Donny Deutsch
--  Nationally known editor Arianna Huffington
--  Executive Panel with ValueVision Media CEO William Lansing, Creative
    Commerce CEO Edwin Garrubbo, and IAC Retailing CEO Mindy Grossman
--  Never-before-released data on direct response trends from the recent
    ERA white paper "The Evolving Role of Direct Response Television in
    Multichannel Marketing Execution"
--  Educational sessions such as DRTV 101, Increasing Your ROI with New
    Technologies, Your Product: The Pathway to Profitability, Consumer In
    Command, The Power of Video Marketing and Social Networking, and How TV
    Advertising Just Got Easier with Google TV Ads
--  More than 150 exhibitors showcasing the industry's latest services and
--  "New Product Hotspot" center stage on the exhibit floor
--  The ERA Awards -- known as the industry's "Oscars"

For more information on ERA, please visit

To register for ERA's 2007 Annual Convention visit: or contact Mark Feldman at or at 703-908-1031.

Registration is complimentary for credentialed members of the news media.

Contact Information

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