Date(s): March 11, 2017 - March 12, 2017
Time: All Day
Gaylord Palms, 6000 West Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee, FL 34746
RCA’s 27th Annual Conference
March 11 - 12, 2017
Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, FL
RCA Member Companies: One free registration, $199 each additional attendee (Click here for a registration form)
Non-member attendees: $299 each (Click here for a registration form)
Retailers: No charge (Click here for a registration form)
Architects: First registration from each organization, no charge; additional registrants $199 (Click here for a registration form)
Reserve through the SPECS room block:click here.
Friday, March 11, 2017
Wreckers Sports Bar, Gaylord Palms
|No-host Reception: Mix & Mingle with the RCA Board|
Saturday, March 10, 2017
Castillo Fort, Gaylord Palms
Sunday, March 12, 2017Main Conference Room: Sun D, Gaylord Palms
|8:00am–8:30am||Continental Breakfast & Networking|
Robert Moore, RCA President
|8:40am–10:00am||Keynote: Markets, He Wrote: Looking for Clues into the Economy's Direction
Anirban Basu, Chairman & CEO, Sage Policy Group, Inc.
Anirban's presentation will provide detailed discussions of global, national and regional economies using the most up-to-date data available. Special attention will be invested in critical elements of economic life, including the performance of financial, labor, and real estate markets.
|10:15am–10:30am||Recognition of Sponsors & Member Benefit Providers
Justin Elder, RCA Board Member
An overview of the companies that sponsor RCA and offer special programs and discounts for members. Attendees will have opportunities to meet with sponsor/member benefit provider representatives throughout the day.
|10:30am–11:45am||Keynote: Success Under Pressure
Gary Bailey, Leadership & Teamwork Speaker & Trainer; former Manchester United & England goalkeeper
The reality is that our leaders, their teams, and workers in general, are under continued pressure, and it’s not letting up!! Pressure fatigue is setting in and the simplest way to boost bottom line profits is to help your team enjoy the pressures and thrive under them. Gary will discuss his 5 Success under Pressure principles and you will see a huge positive change in your business.
Bob Moore, RCA President
Introduction of 2017-2021 Board Members; Recognition of Outgoing Board of Directors; State of the Association; Officer Transition
Hunter Weekes & Ray Catlin, Membership Chairs
Recognition of New Members
|1:15pm–3:00pm||Industry Topic Roundtables
An interactive discussion amongst attendees, moderated by RCA Board members and Advisory Board members.
|1:15pm–2:45pm||Retailer Listening Event
Retailers ONLY; contact Carol@retailcontractors.org for informaiton