The annual Upper Deck Certified Diamond Dealer Conference is underway at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort in Orlando, FL with shop owners, breakers and others in the industry gathering for three days of insight, shop talk, networking and entertainment.
Attendees have heard from experts on marketing their shops and growing their businesses. They’ve also been getting sneak peeks as some upcoming Upper Deck Authenticated products.
— Upper Deck (@UpperDeckSports) January 7, 2020
Those in attendance were told they’ll be able to carry a special version of 2019/20 Black Diamond hockey, with packs offering an additional sixth card and exclusive Blue Sapphire relics appearing one per case.
Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba stopped by an NBA-themed part Tuesday night.
That’s what 7’1” looks like beside 5’7”.
And let’s pretend that’s a 10 foot high rim behind us.
Mo Bamba of the NBA’s Orlando Magic visiting the #CDDconference at the NBA Experience.
— Sports Cards (@LowerLevel) January 8, 2020
Upper Deck announced that next year’s conference would be held on the west coast.
— Michael F (@MikesStadiumSC) January 8, 2020
On Wednesday night, Bobby Orr was on hand to tell stories and take photos with those in attendance.
The conference wraps up tomorrow with NHL and NHLPA updates among the items on the agenda.