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Chris Ramey is President of Affluent Insights. The Luxury Marketing Council Florida and The Home Trust. He is a well known consultant and professional speaker, and is a member of National Speaker's Association.
Affluent Insights www.AffluentInsights.com is a business development, marketing communications and public speaking consultancy specializing in helping companies penetrate the luxury market. The Luxury Marketing Council Florida www.floridaluxurycouncil.com is a think tank and creator of collaborations and intelligence source for marketers focused on selling to the affluent. The Home Trust www.TheHomeTrust.com is a unique marketing platform for providers of products and services for the home.
Ramey is the most often quoted executive in the luxury segment. And, he regularly consults with many of the finest luxury brands in the world. He writes the Ramey Retail Report as well as a column for Hearst Publication's Floor Covering Weekly titled "Strategic Insights." He has earned the "Leader - Top 5%" appellation from Gerson-Lehrman Group for his work with private equity firms.
As a speaker and consultant, Ramey dissects the marketplace and eliminates misconceptions to ensure his clients have a razor sharp focus on who to serve and how to do so. His keynote speeches, seminars and workshops are light-hearted, fast-paced, funny and educational.
Ramey is past-president of International Design Guild www.design-guild.com, a ~100 showroom chain of decorative floor coverings and past-president and founder of Savvi Formalwear www.savviformalwear.com, a 300 store chain of men’s formalwear and apparel. He has also served on a national committee for ASID www.asid.org, on the executive committee of World Floor Covering Association www.wfca.org and American Floorcovering Association. He started his career with Macy's www.Macys.com in their Executive Management Training program.
Ramey and his wife are originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and they reside in Miami.