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Dan M. Tratensek

Keynote Speaker
Indianapolis, Indiana

Dan Tratensek is executive vice president with the North American Retail Hardware Association and Publisher of Hardware Retailing magazine.

Our speaker has been with NRHA for more than two decades and served in a variety of roles within the organization. In his different positions at NRHA and Hardware Retailing, Tratensek has had the opportunity to visit with independent retailers, manufacturers and distributors of all types and sizes from across North America and around the world. In addition to his role as Publisher of Hardware Retailing, Tratensek currently oversees NRHA;s research, communications, marketing and training program development.

In his role, Dan is a frequent industry speaker and also hosts NRHA’s annual State of Independents Conference. Prior to joining NRHA, Tratensek worked as an editor and reporter for a variety of media outlets and has been involved in business journalism and news reporting for nearly three decades.


Building and maintaining a high-performance team

In today’s employment environment, it is more difficult than ever to find and keep the right people, but doing so is critical to the success of any retail operation. During this seminar, we will discuss best practices for finding, hiring and maintaining a high-performance team. You will learn from real-world success stories and gain insights into how to build a high-functioning team and how to evolve into a high-functioning leader.