TWICE on the Scene: Nationwide PrimeTime! TWICE Staff ⋅ Published: March 25, 2009 Photos from Nationwide’s PrimeTime! conference in New Orleans. Photos from Nationwide’s PrimeTime! conference in New Orleans. Nationwides new merchandising VP Doug Schatz with wife Louise. From left, Nationwides Doug Schatz with Mitsubishis Max Wasinger and Walter Dunnigan of Gallery Furniture. From left, John Lowden and Brooke Warnock of Lowden Business Services with April Howard and Marsh McSwiney of Nations Brand Direct. The Nationwide management team of, from left, Doug Schatz, Mike Decker, Adam Thomas, Ed Kelly, Robert Weisner, Rick Weinberg, the retiring Errol Rich, and Les Kirk. Mark Brackhahn and Irma Garcia of Janos Superstore try their luck at an SED Rewards program giveaway. Dealers arrive at New Orleans Generations Hall for the PrimeTime! kick-off party. The PrimeTime! buy fair floor, where dealers from 700 member companies shopped some 175 vendors. The Nationwide Design Center booth, where dealers could find turn-key TV fixtures and help with store design and planning The crew from Advertising Made Easy was one of 200 exhibitors at PrimeTime! Nationwide senior execs Les Kirk (left) and Robert Weisner (far right) with Haiers Keith Ido.