The NGA Show today announced that former Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Chick-fil-A, Inc., Steven A. Robinson, will provide closing remarks at the 2020 NGA Show, held February 23-26 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Robinson is an expert on what has made Chick-fil-A an incredible success. From 1981 to 2015, Robinson oversaw Chick-fil-A’s global marketing efforts, contributing to the company’s incredible growth. He is credited with identifying and rolling out the iconic “Eat Mor Chickin” campaign.
Prior to joining Chick-fil-A, Robinson was director of marketing for the Six Flags Over Georgia theme park and communications manager at Texas Instruments.
“NGA is thrilled to have Steven Robinson join us as the keynote speaker for the closing session at the 2020 NGA Show,” said Greg Ferrara, president and CEO of the National Grocers Association. “With his extensive experience in marketing, advertising, brand development, and hospitality strategies, I look forward to the valuable insight he will bring to our members who serve millions of customers everyday throughout the country.”
Robinson served on Chick-fil-A’s board of directors from 2016 to 2018 and several boards for organizations and ministries, including FamilyLife, Fellowship of Christian Athletes of Atlanta, Links Prayers International, Atlanta Hall Management & College Football Hall of Fame, and the National Football Foundation.
The closing keynote session will take place on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. PST