Shark Tank Investor Daymond John to Deliver Keynote Address at CGS INSIGHT 2018

Leading Apparel Businessman to Speak at CGS Annual Fashion, Apparel and Consumer Goods Customer Event, INSIGHT 2018

New York, NY – January 17, 2018 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, announced today that well-known and respected entrepreneur, Daymond John, will be the honorary keynote speaker for INSIGHT 2018. The three-day CGS Customer event will be held March 11-14, 2018, at the Venetian in Las Vegas.

Over the past decade, John has become a household name, resulting from his commitment to promoting the power and importance of entrepreneurship. Having established his career as the branding and entrepreneurial founder of the $6 billion dollar-brand FUBU, John is more recently known for his role on ABC’s three-time Emmy Award-winning series, “Shark Tank.” In addition to being a pioneer in fashion, he served as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship under the Obama Administration. He is a New York Times best-selling author whose latest book, Rise and Grind, will be released in January 2018.

“I'm looking forward to speaking at INSIGHT 2018,” said Daymond John. “Much of my rags-to-riches journey occurred within fashion and apparel industry, so I'm excited to speak with its movers, shakers and fast fashion Sharks. We speak the same language, so I'm going to get personal.”

The annual event enables industry professionals and executives utilizing BlueCherry® solutions to exchange strategies, tactics, solutions and ideas affecting the retail, consumer and apparel markets. Additionally, the event will focus on the next generation of products, software and technology, including cloud, managed services and BlueCherry enhancements.

“We are excited to have Daymond John deliver the keynote address at this year’s INSIGHT event,” said Paul Magel, President, CGS Applications division. “Our BlueCherry community includes leading fashion, apparel and consumer goods executives, who are truly industry leaders. As a groundbreaking entrepreneur in this industry, we expect Daymond John to offer inspirational and practical advice, providing valuable insider knowledge and expected trends in this quickly moving market. We look forward to sharing his insight with our BlueCherry community, helping them to continue being innovative and staying ahead of the curve.”  

For more information on the event, including how to register, please visit INSIGHT 2018.   

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