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October 4-6, 2021
Atlantic City Convention Center

Host Hotel: The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
(on Atlantic City’s Iconic Boardwalk)
Host Association: Mid-Atlantic Carwash Association

chris christie

2021 Keynote Speaker,
Chris Christie

Christie, a politician, political commentator, lobbyist and former federal prosecutor who served as the 55th Governor of New Jersey from 2010 to 2018, has gained national prominence as a moderate voice in the Republican Party. He sought the party’s nomination for president in 2016.

He is noted as a uniting figure capable of transcending partisanship in times of crisis and was praised for his leadership after Superstorm Sandy.

A graduate of the University of Delaware, Christie received his Juris Doctor degree from Seton Hall University in 1987.

Carey-SmithBreakout Speaker
Big Ass Fans Founder Carey Smith

“How Embracing a ‘Fail Fast’ Approach Can Help You Succeed”

Smith, a career entrepreneur, founded Big Ass Fans in 1999 and served as its CEO for 18 years before selling the company
for $500 million. He will share his business savvy and explain how to take an enterprise from promising to prosperous in this timely and insightful presentation.

nrcc emerging leader 2021

2019 NRCC at a Glance!

√ 30th year of education and exhibition
√ Largest show floor with 348 booths (8% increase)
√ Largest attendance with 1847 vendors/attendees (19% increase)


2021 Sponsors