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PICA Fall Conference

November 3 - November 5

2017 Fall Conference Brochure

Hilton Asheville, Biltmore Park / Hotel rates: $149 per night. Group code: PICA call the hotel for reservations. 828-209-2700.

Alternate Housing for PICA Fall Conference

Clarion Inn Asheville Airport(828) 684-1213, Rates $125 and up

Fairfield Inn by Marriott – Asheville Airport, (828) 684-1144,  Rates $227 and up

Hampton Inn – Asheville Airport828-687-0806,l, Rates $239 and up

Marriott Courtyard – Asheville Airport828-684-5000, Rates $218 and up

Schedule of Events:

Friday:

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.      Registration Open

9:00 – 10:30 p.m.    Dessert Reception

Saturday:

7:30-8:00 a.m.    Attendee Breakfast

8:00-9:00 a.m.   Spouse/Guest Breakfast get to know each other.

10:00 – 3:00    Spouse Blue Ridge Photo Tour

8:00-8:30 a.m.    Welcome & Introductions

8:30-9:45 a.m.   Now Is The Best Time To Be A PRINTER  Phil Kelley Jr., 

9:50-10:50 a.m.   Two Simultaneous Breakouts (you choose one to attend)

  • Successful Ways to Recruit Quality People  Adriane Harrison
  • The Numbers Don’t Lie: How to be more Profitable  Tai McNaughton

10:55-11:25 a.m.     One-on-One Vendor Meetings (platinum, premier & gold sponsor level)

11:30 – 12:15 p.m.   Lunch

12:20 – 1:50 p.m.   PRINT the Possibilities are Limitless Panel with product samples   Peter Muir

1:55 – 2:30 p.m.    Increasing Your Success: Weave Yourself Into Your Customers Story  Peter Muir 

2:35 – 3:35 p.m.   SEO Optimization: How to Win at the Internet Game  John Foley 

3:40-4:10 p.m.   One-on-One Vendor Meetings (platinum, premier & gold sponsor level)

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.   Reception with a Children’s Corner

Sunday:

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast

8;00 – 8:30 a.m.   final One-on-One Vendor Meetings (platinum, premier & gold sponsor level)

8:30 – 9:30    Success Story Panel    Peter Muir moderator

  • Selling Portals   Walter Payne
  • Converting/Packaging   Rocky Profitt

9:35 – 10:35   The 14 best ideas I ever had for running my printing business in no particular order  David Pitts 

10:40-11:00    The Final Chapter  Peter Muir & Phil Kelley Jr.

Details

Start:
November 3
End:
November 5
Event Category:

Venue

Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park
43 Town Square Blvd,
Asheville, NC 28803
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Phone:
(828) 209-2700