The Council for Retail and Sales
The Council for Retail and Sales (CRS) is located at Penn State Lehigh Valley (PSU-LV) in Center Valley, PA. The CRS is part of PSU-LV’s Innovation Center and works in conjunction with the PSU-LV’s Lehigh Valley LaunchBox. CRS works with the retail and sales communities to stimulate interest in retail and sales careers. We are a leading authority on issues and solutions that face the retailing and sales industries. In addition to professional education, we connect students to entry-level retail and sales opportunities.
Some of the many membership benefits include:
• Access to executive and sales education programs
• Seminar, industry conference and networking opportunities
• A source for premier student talent for potential employment and/or internships
• Educational and inspirational opportunities for students
Membership is open to students, corporations, faculty, individuals, colleges, sponsors, and others.
CRS relies on grants and contributions to deliver its programs.
The Council for Retail and Sales (CRS) is a leading authority on issues and solutions that face the retailing and sales industries. We develop relationships, strategic alliances, and partnerships with stakeholders in these industries. The CRS also focuses on connecting students to industry professionals. We aim to generate positive exposure for the CRS, Penn State, and the retailing and sales industries.