» REGISTRATION (open June 2017)
» PROGRAM (to come)
Tentative S c h e d u l e
WEDNESday, SEPTEMBER 13
1:00 – 2:30 pm
General Session I
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Spouse/Guest Meet and Greet
2:30 – 3:00 pm
3:00 – 4:30 pm
General Session I (continued)
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
(Spouse and Guests invited)
THURSDAY, September 14
8:00 - Noon
Spouse/Guest Event (offsite)
8:30 – 9:30 am
General Session II
9:30 – 10:00 am
10:00 – 11:30 am
General Session III
Adjournment Session III
Noon - 4:30 pm
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Informal Reception and Dinner
(Spouses and Guests Invited)
FRIday, SeptemBER 15
9:30 – 11:00 am
General Session V
Adjourn Session V
12:00 - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - Midnight
VMA Closing Reception and Dinner Gala
Registration to open early June 2017
Sept. 13-15, 2017
vma/VRC ANNUAL MEETING
ritz-carlton Amelia Island
About the Program
The VMA/VRC Annual Meeting Program Committee is already working to put together an educational program for 2017. Covering topics such as the customer’s relationship with the distributor, mentoring and retention, to asbestos litigation, and the ever popular industry outlook for 2017, The VMA Annual Meeting is a “must attend” for VMA/VRC members.
Additionally, a social program including golf, tennis, fishing and other outdoor activities for both attendees and spouses/guests will be available.
Who Should Attend
VMA and VRC professionals from all company divisions. We encourage leadership to bring the company's "next generation."
Registration is open to VMA and VRC members. Golf, tennis and other optional activities would be in addition to your registration fees.
Before Aug. 14, 2017 After Aug. 14, 2017
VMA/VRC Members $850 $900
Guest $550 $600
All registration fees include General Session Education Programs, Meet and Greet Reception, Continental Breakfasts, Spouse/Guest Opening Event, Coffee Breaks, Informal Dinner and Reception, Friday Morning Breakfast Speaker, and Closing Reception and Dinner.
Registered spouse/guests are invited to take part in our traditional Spouse/Guest Opening Reception on Wednesday, September 13th. Spouse/Guest registration also includes all food events and off-site Spouse/Guest program on September 14th.
VMA holds two golf events at the annual meeting. The VMA Golf Tournament and the Twellman Skins Golf game. Everyone is welcome to play. Pre-registration for golf will be required and boxed lunches will be available for both the VMA Golf Tournament and the Twellman Skins game.
VMA also holds a Round Robin Tennis Tournament each year at the annual meeting. Everyone is welcome to play. Rental racquets will be available.
We encourage all those registered for the meeting to take advantage of the specially discounted rates for group activities that will be available.
Hotel AND RESORT INFORMATION
A barrier island on the East Coast that provided a safe anchor for seafaring souls, Amelia Island has been discovered and rediscovered many times over. The island reveals many treasures, including The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, a sanctuary among luxury beach hotels that provides a welcome barrier between you and the world beyond. With miles of pristine beaches to explore, you’ll find yourself basking in the glow of the sun as you swim, relax or walk along the sandy shore. CLICK HERE for more information about the resort.
Accommodations at the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island have been arranged at the discounted rate of $249 per night. Any upgrades or additional costs for suites are the responsibility of the attendees and may not be available at the group rate.
- Cancellations received up to 30 days before the event are refundable minus a 5% registration service charge.
- Cancellations received between 15 and 29 days are 75% refundable.
- Due to hotel and other event guarantees cancellations of registrations and optional activities received between 0 – 14 days prior to the event are not refundable.
- Deadline for cancellations and substitutions for Optional Events due by September 1st.
- All cancellations must be in writing to Malena Malone-Blevins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Malena Malone-Blevins at 202-331-8105 ext. 310 or email email@example.com.