Reseller Week

15-20 October, 2023

1. Travel Information

Everything you need to know in order to travel to REI and where to stay once you do

2. Register with REI

Let us know that you will be attending and provide some additional information needed

3. Tentative Agenda

Check out the tentative agenda for the week to see what type of activites there will be


Air Travel
Fly into Nashville (BNA)
Exit airport onto I-40 Eastbound towards Knoxville
Algood/Cookeville is about 80 miles from Nashville BNA airport

Car Rental
Car rental is available at the airport
Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, & Thrifty

Airport Shuttle
Shuttle services from BNA airport must be booked in advance
Upper Cumberland Shuttle Service
Phone: +1 931 447 8277

Cookeville Transportation
Lyft and Uber services available (Approximately $12-$16 in town)
Affodable Taxi: +1 931 526-4499 (Approximately $5-$6 in town, but unreliable)

Recommended Lodging (Request the REI guest rate when making reservations)

Hotel Name Address Phone REI Rate
Holiday Inn 1091 S Willow Ave.
Cookeville, TN 38506
+1 (931) 559-4539 To ensure your reservation & rate
book before September 14, 2023
Standard Room: $99 per night + tax
* Regular rates could apply on 10/14 & 10/20

Driving Directions
Address: 455 Security Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee 38506

Directions to REI from Nashville BNA airport:

  1. Take I-40 East towards Knoxville for approximately 71 miles
  2. Take Exit 288 to Highway 111 North towards Livingston/Algood/Cookeville
  3. Take 2nd exit, Cookeville/Algood, go approximately 3.6 miles
  4. Turn right at end of exit ramp
  5. Take immediate right onto Burton Branch Road
  6. After 1/2 mile, REI will be on the left


Please Note: A registration form must be submitted for each individual traveling to REI for Reseller Week


Sunday, October 15

5:00 Welcome reception: The Putnam Room

Monday, October 16

9:00 Welcome at REI and Introductions
Business sessions throughout the day
4:00 Training Ends
5:45 Shuttles depart from hotels for Blue Pig Dinner at 6:00

Tuesday, October 17

8:30 Group Photos
Business sessions throughout the day
Resellers meeting with Sales Managers
4:00 Training Ends
5:00 Shuttles depart from hotels for Calfkiller Brewery and Rib City BBQ

Wednesday, October 18

9:00 Business sessions throughout the day
11:00 Company Lunch
2:00 TBD
6:00 TBD

Thursday, October 19

9:00 Business sessions throughout the day
4:00 Training Ends
6:15 Shuttles depart from hotels for 37 Cedar Restaurant and Bar - Dinner served at 6:30

Friday, October 20

9:00 Business sessions throughout the day
Meet with Sales Managers
3:00 Training Ends
5:00 Farewell Dinner at Tom & Vanessa's