Industry Conventions Still Offer Value for Those Who Participate


I recently had the pleasure of attending AIM/R’s 34th Annual Management Conference, which offered top-notch speakers and networking opportunities.

While industry groups are struggling to attract new members, generate interest and boost sagging attendance at their annual confabs, it was evident from this meeting that there is still great value offered for those who make the commitment to participate.

The Association of Independent Manufacturers Representatives (AIM/R) drew more than 200 attendees to the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort near San Antonio in early May. Conference chairman Frank Parks of Parks-Peyton, Lafayette, Louisiana, organized a blockbuster program. Over three days, speakers … Read the rest