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IKEA in Jacksonville

  • Deerwood Country Club 10239 Golf Club Drive Jacksonville, FL, 32256 United States (map)
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Join the JAX Chamber Transportation and Logistics Council for a presentation by Leontyne Green Sykes, Manager of the new IKEA store in Jacksonville. She’ll discuss the company’s background and the logistics challenges of opening and operating IKEA’s highly-anticipated store, its first in Northeast Florida.

Leontyne Green Sykes is the manager of the new Jacksonville IKEA store opened in November 2017. She has been with IKEA North America Services for 11 years, including six years as the company’s Chief Marketing Officer, where she led IKEA’s national marketing strategic planning. Prior to opening the Jacksonville store, Leontyne was Deputy Manager at an IKEA store in the Philadelphia area. Previously, she worked as a sales representative and marketing manager at McNeil Consumer Healthcare. Leontyne has a bachelor's degree and MBA from Clark Atlanta University.


PRICING:

Member Prepaid Price: $20, $27 at the door

Non-member Prepaid Price: $27, $33 at the door


Special thanks to this month's Spotlight Speaker, Tanya Guydos with Iberiabank.

Special thanks to this month's Spotlight Speaker, Tanya Guydos with Iberiabank.

 

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