World Millwork Alliance to Hold 51st Annual Convention in Atlanta
New Port Richey, Fla.— World Millwork Alliance (WMA), an acknowledged leader in the millwork distribution industry, will hold its 51st Annual Convention & Tradeshow from October 31 – November 4, in Atlanta. At this premier event, the Global Millwork Industry will be represented by industry leaders and key decision makers including millwork distributors, manufacturers of products and services, and sales representatives who will be united at the Cobb Convention Centre and Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel.
“This is no ordinary show. Our annual convention and tradeshow is unique. Our members are dedicated and passionate about the millwork industry and it shows in the exhibits and the attendees at show. While the WMA Annual Convention & Tradeshow features two days of building products exhibition focused on millwork; the program agenda allows for a plethora of networking opportunities and meetings – both business and socially oriented” says Rosalie Leone, Chief Executive Officer of the organization. “Our members continue to find the WMA Annual Convention & Tradeshow to be the ideal opportunity for millwork professionals worldwide to meet in one place and connect with customers, prospects and peers.”
This year’s convention will again offer an impressive lineup of professional speakers sharing their perspective on the current health and wellness of the millwork and building industry while targeting core issues driving business today. The educational sessions will kick off with a session of empowering businesses looking to hire successfully. One of the sessions titled “LinkedIn 20/20 Vision for Talented Acquisition” will be presented by William Blackmon. Industry expert, Paul Todd will provide his insight, “How Will Process Improvement Help My Business” followed by a panel discussion on “Installed Sales”. Get the straight facts on the “Implications of Affordable Care Act” from Theresa Flynn. A special forum group for ladies in the industry, titled “Women in Millwork”, gives women the opportunity to meet. The future of the millwork industry lies in the GenNEXT programs; men and women 35 years and younger will come together in a group session titled “GenNEXT – Let’s Talk!”
Former NFL Star, ESPN Analyst, and Cancer Survivor Merril Hoge will captivate attendees at the Opening General Session as he shares his powerful story helping people find a way to achieve their goals and overcome their setbacks and challenges.
“We are looking forward to a well-attended show, an exciting program and the innovative new products and services showcased by manufacturers and suppliers worldwide,” says Rosalie.
While the show supports the WMA millwork community, those with an interest in the millwork industry are welcome to attend the millwork event of the year. For more information about the WMA 51st Annual Convention & Tradeshow, visit www.worldmillworkalliance.com.
Source: World Millwork Alliance