Until recently, the opportunity to have a celebrity attend an event, attach themselves to a name-brand or endorse a certain product or idea was untouchable. The thought of paying a person to promote a product was seen as something only Fortune 500 companies could afford. Social media has changed all that with brands and businesses utilizing celebrity influencers to connect directly with their demographics and increase sales and profits.
Windy City Shoe Travelers - January 2015 Show
A market of well over 320 brands where retailers can find the footwear and accessories their customers are seeking.
The Chicago Shoe Market offers "Big City" style with Midwest hospitality for a very relaxing and professional working environment! The Windy City Shoe Travelers Club has emerged on the footwear scene with four successful markets. These well-attended events showcase a lineup of the industry's most sought-after brands and our growth has increased tremendously with every show!
WCST is a non-profit association-sponsored show, providing a show environment for its Members to present their products, and for Retailers to experience and purchase footwear and accessories from around the world.