Vice President of SAKS FIFTH AVENUE is Lead Speaker for LUXURYDAYS 2009

The seventh edition of LUXURYDAYS 2009 will have as lead guest speaker Mr David Pilnick, Senior Vice President for SAKS FIFTH AVENUE. LUXURYDAYS will take place between the 17th and 18th of March 2009 at Carol Parc Hotel Bucharest.
Mr Pilnick is the second international guest to participate to LUXURYDAYS, following mr Davide Cerrutti, Vice President for DOLCE GABBANA who attended the event in 2005.
Mr Pilnick’s speech will focus on:
- a vision for the development of luxury in Eastern Europe
- a unique concept for the deluxe SAKS department store, world leader on this segment
- the challenges and opportunities brought about for the luxury industry by the finnacial crisis
With over fifteen years worth of experience, Mr Pilnick is directly responsible for the expansion of SAKS to an international level. SAKS department stores in Dubai, Doha, Kuwait, Mexico City are just some of the projects managed by him.
His presence at LUXURYDAYS 2009 is not a random occurrence, as his company targets emerging east european markets in the expansion scheduled for the next years.
SAKS Fifth Avenue is not just an international department store, it also represents a legend for the United States. The SAKS store in New York is considered as world trademark for the luxury retail. SAKS is a unique department store, having in its portfolio almost all luxury brands in fashion, accessories, parfumes, cosmetics, inside decorations and so on.
LUXURYDAYS 2009 features a list of important speakers, executives in the local luxury industry and representatives of AUDI, CAROL PARC HOTEL, DADIVOFF, OLIVIERS&CO, L’OCCITANCE, BRIONI, SCABAL, REINE ASTRID, CHIVAS, PERRIER JOUET, CANALI.