Speaking & Events


Book Cathy to speak at your event

If you’re looking for a dynamic speaker who provides concrete value and substantial content, Cathy Wagner can deliver dynamic speeches and information that will benefit retailers at any level.

When I go to plan the sessions for my business conference, I plan them around Cathy
Wagner’s schedule. She is a vital resource for small business owners, and having her speak at my event is a privilege! Her concrete advice will be quoted for the rest of the event, and for months afterward as shop owners apply her wisdom. She’s hands-on, funny, approachable, and above all, an expert.
Erin Slonaker, Soho Publishing

Click below to listen to what Heidi said was the ONE thing Cathy taught her at last year’s Yarn Market News Conference that still impacts her today – a full year later.

We don’t believe in fluff. Instead, we share information that gets people excited to take action to make their teams and stores more profitable.

Cathy is available to speak on a number of topics including:


“Stop Giving Away Your Store: End the Cash Drain and Know Your Numbers for Ultimate Profit”
Your attendees will learn the ABC’s of how to be more successful and profitable in their business. Plus, delivering tangible results is important. I get it. That’s exactly what it took for me to go from almost bankrupt to owning 3 thriving stores doing over 2.5M in sales. That were running smoothly, with great cash flow while putting nice money in my pocket and allowing me to sleep peacefully at night. I will fully engage your audience with the right mix of stories and education. They will learn simple, actionable and thought provoking steps for immediate real-world application.

Here are few example of what your attendees will learn:

  • What numbers do I HAVE to pay attention to get more profit NOW?
  • What ONE THING do I have to do to increase my cash flow. as soon as I walk back into my store?
  • The secret to moving more inventory faster than ever

Killer Clearance Sale Secrets

If you’ve ever wondered how to rid your store of extra inventory (and make lots of extra money in the process), you’ll love this talk.

Get 3 key secrets to help move the most merchandise out of your store without giving up profits. Learn where the cash is right under your nose. You will learn the exact steps to get the most cash out of your inventory!

Ready to learn how Cathy can help you achieve your event goals?  Email clientcare@retailmavens.com to discuss your specific needs.  All programs are customized for you and the needs of your group.  Cathy will analyze your specific industry trends, interview important players and deliver a heartfelt, high-content message with specific calls to action that target key strategic issues.