Conway, AR, July 28, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Conway-based company hosted its annual conference on June 3-5 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Little Rock. Franchise owners from all over the U.S. including Hawaii, Georgia, Arizona and Florida, attended the conference in Little Rock, Arkansas to connect with other owners, learn the newest software updates and stay on the cutting edge of our industry.
In addition to presentations by the Rhea Lana’s in-house staff, the three-day conference featured presentations by Melissa Dunbar-Gates, television anchor for KTHV Channel 11, Paul Hudson, entrepreneur and pastor of oneChurch, and Charlotte Strickland, education seminar coordinator for the University of Central Arkansas.
President and CEO of the company, Rhea Lana Riner, reflects on the conference, “Our 2011 RL Franchise Owners Conference theme was 'People, Purpose and Passion.' RL franchise owners are driven by a passion for excellence and a desire to serve our customers and our communities. We find great purpose in providing our high-quality children’s consignment events and adding value to the lives of American families.”
About Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Events
With Arkansas roots, Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Inc. is rapidly growing with 41 locations in 16 states. Founded by Rhea Lana Riner in her living room 14 years ago and headquartered in Conway, Arkansas, Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment hosts semi-annual sales. The company is the first consignment sale in the country to offer on-line management and real time tracking of merchandise through a computerized inventory system and a convenient mobile application.
Riner has been featured in numerous publications including The High Profile Section, Arkansas Democrat Gazette and Women’s Inc Magazine. She has recently won a prestigious national award by Enterprising Women, a national publication and foundation that honors entrepreneurial women with rapidly growing companies who seek to mentor other women in business. Also, in a recently released report from Franchise Business Review on Child Service Related Franchises, Rhea Lana's Children’s Consignment, Inc. ranked in the Top 10 nationally.
For interview opportunities and media passes contact:
Rhea Lana Riner
RheaLana@RheaLana.com - 501-499-0009
For more information on Rhea Lana's Children's Consignment events, please visit the company's web site at http://www.rhealana.com. For more information on franchising opportunities with Rhea Lana’s, please visit http://www.rhealana.com/franchiseopportunities.asp