RESTON, Va. — Registration will open this week for association members interested in attending RV Industry Association’s 2015 annual meeting, scheduled for March 10 to 12 at the Ritz-Carlton Sarasota in Sarasota, Fla.
Annual meeting attendees will have the opportunity to discuss association activities, attend informative seminars, and network with business colleagues.
“RVIA’s annual meeting is an ideal venue for our members to become more involved in the association and to participate in the discussions addressing both industry challenges and individual concerns,” said RVIA President Richard Coon. “This year’s event will feature a combination of committee meetings, seminars, presentations and networking events that will provide information and ideas to help members plan for 2015 and beyond.”
The schedule includes the arrival of executive committee and board members March 9. The following day, will be the major day of arrival for annual meeting attendees and will also include the executive committee and board of directors’ meetings during the day as well as the popular annual meeting first timer and welcome receptions that evening.
Informative seminars will be on tap the morning of March 11. The sessions will feature “Marketing the Outdoors & RVs to the New American Mainstream Population” with Carlos Alcazar as well as an RV industry panel discussion that is being developed.
RVIA’s annual membership meeting will be held later that afternoon and feature reports on association activities from association leaders, including Coon and RVIA Chairman Derald Bontrager. The day concludes with the chairman’s reception and dinner honoring Past Chairman Doug Gaeddert.
The annual meeting wraps up March 12 with an activity day for attendees, who can enjoy a golf outing at the Ritz Carlton Golf Club, treat themselves to a relaxing day at the Ritz Carlton Beach Club, or tour the local attractions.
The annual meeting is also a tremendous marketing opportunity for companies to generate exposure among top executives at the industry’s leading RV manufacturing and supplier companies, the release noted.
Sponsoring companies are given recognition in the event program directory, on event signage, and in press releases and newsletter articles. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, contact RVIA’s Doreen Cashion at email@example.com or call 703.620.6003, Ext 324.
SOURCE: RV Industry Association press release