Steve Geppi, Diamond Comic Distributors’ founder, President and CEO, drew upon four decades of personal experience as he provided the keynote speech for Diamond’s 2018 Retailer Summit. The event, which was held in Chicago on April 4-6 at the McCormick Convention Center, was attended by comic book retailers, publishers, and other industry figures, and ran for the days leading up to the C2E2 convention.

Geppi’s address focused on “The Past, Present and Future of the Comics Industry” and took place at the Summit’s closing breakfast on Friday, April 6.