Tag: From the CEO

Standing the Test of Time

William J. Hallan

By: William J. Hallan, President & CEO of Michigan Retailers Association

There is a classic scene in the 1997 movie Hook when academy award winner Dustin Hoffman,

From the CEO: Use Your Voice for the Good of Retail

William J. Hallan

Lately, in an effort to clean up my email inbox, I’ve been on an unsubscribe mission. Perhaps it started with the endless torrent of out-of-state political emails or the unsolicited offers from companies I’ve never heard of.

From the CEO: Continuing the Story of Success

MRA President and CEO William J.Hallan

By: William J. Hallan, President and CEO

Each year, I attend an annual conference hosted by the Council of State Retail Associations (CSRA). CSRA’s membership consists of the various state retail associations throughout the country,