Las Vegas Trade Show Booth Sales Open

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Booths are now available for the 2015 Las Vegas Conference and Trade Show, the largest ESOP Conference in the world!

Information can be found on The ESOP Association’s website here. The booths will sell out fast so reserve yours today.

If you have questions please send an email to maya AT esopassociation.org or call The ESOP Association at 202/293-2971 and ask for Maya Van Buren.

August 2015 ESOP Calendar of Events

Looking for an ESOP educational event this month? We’ve got you covered.

Michigan Chapter – 5th Annual CEO / CFO Roundtable Event (Grand Rapids, MI)

August 5, 2015
Michigan Chapter
2015 Michigan CEO-CFO Rountable Brochure/Registration – Grand Rapids
This is an Affiliate and Corporate Members only event hosted by:
Pleune Service Company
750 Himes Street, S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI  49548
For more information contact:  Karrie Imbrogno at karrie@esopchapters.com or 440.989.1552

 

Wisconsin Chapter – ESOPs On-Site (Lake Mills, WI)

August 6, 2015
Wisconsin Chapter
2015 ESOPs On-Site Agenda (Lake Mills)
Hosted by Aztalan Engineering, Inc.
100 South Industrial Drive
Lake Mills, WI 53551
Click to register

For more information contact Donna Walseth at dwalseth@esopexec.org or 763.785.4122

 

Minnesota/Dakota Chapter – 2015 Eggs and ESOP (Oakdale, MN)

August 6, 2015
Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter
2015 Eggs and ESOP
Hosted by Engineering America
647 Hale Avenue North
Oakdale, MN 55128
For more information contact Sue Crockett at scrockett@esopexec.org or via phone at 612.872.4375

 

Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter – 2015 Fall Chapter Meeting (Sioux Falls, SD)

August 6, 2015
Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter
2015 Fall Chapter Meeting (Sioux Falls, SD)
Sioux Falls, SD
2015 Minn-Dak Printable Registration Form (Sioux Falls)
For more information contact Sue Crockett at scrockett@esopexec.org or via phone at 612.872.4375

 

New England Chapter – ESOP HR Conference (Proctor, VT)

August 6th &7th, 2015
New England Chapter
2015 ESOP HR Conference Agenda (Proctor, VT)
Hosted by Carris Reels
49 Main Street
Proctor, VT 05765
Click to register
Seating is limited so register early!
For more information contact Shelly Dennis at sdennis@esopexec.org – 603.756.3441

 

2015 Employee Owner Retreat

2015 Employee Owner Retreat

August 13-15, 2015
Double Tree Suites-Downers Grove
2111 Butterfield Road
Downers Grove, IL  60515
Questions Contact Maya Van Buren 202-293-2971, meetings@esopassociation.org or Chris Cooper at the Ohio Employee Ownership Center 330-672-0338, ccooper1@kent.edu
About the Employee Owner Retreat
The Employee Owner Retreat is a course in capitalism for average pay employees that enhances each participant’s understanding of, and contribution to, her or his ESOP company. Faculty is from the Ohio Employee Ownership Center, which is affiliated with Kent State University. The Employee Owner Retreat is an educational program sponsored by the Employee Ownership Foundation.

 

Carolinas Chapter – 8th Annual ESOP U Summer Conference (Charlotte, NC)

August 13th-14th, 2015
Carolinas Chapter
2015 Carolinas Chapter 8th Annual ESOP U Summer Conference
NASCAR Hall of Fame
400 East Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC  28202
704-654-4400
www.nascarhall.com
Click to register
Click here to Register for the CEO/CFO Roundtable Forum held on the afternoon of August 13th.
Hotel information –  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Uptown
Click to download the printable registration form: 2015 Carolinas Chapter 8th Annual ESOP U Summer Conference Registration Form
For more information contact Donna Walseth at dwalseth@esopexec.org or 763.785.4122

 

Illinois Chapter – 2015 Champaign Event (Champaign, IL)

August 13, 2015
Illinois Chapter
2015 ESOP Downstate Meeting Brochure
Champaign Country Club
1211 South Prospect Avenue
Champaign, IL
For more information contact Donna Walseth at dwalseth@esopexec.org or 763.785.4122

 

Southwest Chapter – 2015 Oklahoma Event (El Reno, OK)

August 19, 2015
Southwest Chapter
2015 Oklahoma Event
Hosted by Gemini Industries, Inc.
421 SE 27th Street
El Reno, OK 73036
For planning purposes, please RSVP by emailing Rick McGee at rickm@gemini-coatings.com.  Please indicate if you will be staying for lunch and the plant tour. For questions call Rick at 405-345-2017
For out of town guests, a block of rooms has been set aside at the Hampton Inn in Yukon
(15 minutes east of El Reno). To reserve a room please call 405-345-6400

 

Heart of America Chapter – 16th Annual Fall ESOP Conference – (Overland Park, KS)

August 25, 2015
Heart of America Chapter
2015 Heart of America Fall Conference Brochure & Registration Form
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
10100 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS   66210
Click to register

For more information contact Karrie Imbrogno at karrie@esopchapters.com or 440.989.1552

 

New South Chapter – ESOP Florida Workshop: Fiduciary Responsibilities and Employee Engagement (Altamonte Springs, FL)

August 27, 2015
New South Chapter
2015 ESOP Florida Workshop:  Fiduciary Responsibilities and Employee Engagement
Forum Architecture & Interior Design
745 Orienta Ave., Suite 1121
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
Click to register
For more information contact Donna Walseth at dwalseth@esopexec.org or 763.785.4122

Booth Sales Open for 2015 Las Vegas Conference & Trade Show

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Booths are now available for the 2015 Las Vegas Conference & Trade Show, the Largest ESOP Conference in the World!

By clicking below you find trade show floor plan, pricing information, sign-up form, as well as all the important deadline information.

BOOTH INFORMATION

The booths will sell out fast so reserve yours today.

If you have any questions please send an email to maya AT esopassociation.org or call The ESOP Association at 202-293-2971 and ask for Maya Van Buren.

“The ESOP Association; Where the ESOP Community Meets”

2015 Las Vegas Conference & Trade Show Preliminary Agenda Released

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The initial planning for the 2015 Las Vegas Conference & Trade Show is well underway, below is a sample list of topics that will be presented at the meeting.

Evaluating Offers and Selling an ESOP-Owned Company

Duties and Responsibilities of Trustees

Advanced ESOP Administration Issues

Glossary, Annual Cycle of ESOP Administration and Trustee Recordkeeping

Mature ESOP Administration Issues

Interdisciplinary Panel on Current ESOP Events

Selection of and Relationships with Service Providers

ESOP Distributions:  Part 1

Designing Executive Benefits in ESOP Companies

What’s Culture Got To Do With It

Corporate Due Diligence Prior to a Sale to an ESOP or Third Party

Accounting Issues for ESOP-Owned Companies

Aligning Cultural Goals and Fiduciary Duties

Boards of Directors’ and Trustees’ Roles in ESOP Companies – Advanced – II

Complex Transaction Structuring Alternatives

Company Stock Valuation – Part 1: Fundamentals

Surviving a DOL Investigation

CLICK HERE for additional program information, on-line conference registration and to make hotel reservations. The website will be updated regularly with additional Vegas Conference information.

For questions you may contact The ESOP Association at 202-293-2971 and ask for Maya Van Buren or Rosemary Clements.

2015 Las Vegas ESOP Conference & Trade Show

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Las Vegas ESOP Conference & Trade Show

Las Vegas ESOP Conference & Trade Show
November 12 & 13, 2015
Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

Contact Rosemary Clements or Maya Van Buren @ meetings@esopassociation.org or (202) 293-2971

Don’t Miss the Largest ESOP Conference in the World!
Online Hotel Reservations (Room cutoff October 8, 2015 or until all room are sold)

Click to register

June 2015 Roundup

It’s the last day of June so a monthly wrap-up it is!

Upcoming 2015 July events

Support for ESOPs

The June 2015 Washington Report from the ESOP Report

Welcome to new corporate members

We shared a pic of the 2015 Employee Ownership Month Poster Contest winner

Show your ownership spirit

The June 2015 ESOP Report was published

Registration is now open for the 2015 Employee Owner Retreat

Jobs remained stable in the employee stock ownership sector

ESOP advocates list

Spring Advocacy Kits

Dates announced for the 2015 Employee Owner Retreat

We noted how to access Issue Briefs and the Membership Directory on the website

Carris Reels beats the drum for ESOPs

July 2015 ESOP Calendar of Events

We have some great events happening in the next few weeks. Event info, registration, links, and contact information below.

Iowa/Nebraska Chapter – 10th Annual EOF Golf Outing and Roundtables (Ashland, NE)

July 16, 2015

Iowa/Nebraska Chapter
10th Annual Employee Ownership Foundation Golf Outing and Roundtables
Agenda & Registration
Quarry Oaks
Ashland, NE 68003
2015 Sponsorship Form-IA/NE
For more information contact Donna Walseth at dwalseth@esopexec.org or 763.785.4122
Leading in an Ownership Setting: The Program for CEOs – Part I (Philadelphia, PA)

July 26 – 31, 2015
Employee Ownership Foundation & University of Pennsylvania’s

School of Social Policy & Practice
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Contact Rosemary Clements (202) 293-2971 or rose@esopassociation.org
Registration, Tuition & Hotel Information

 

Mid Atlantic Chapter – 2015 Breakfast Meeting (Springfield, VA)

July 28, 2015
Mid Atlantic Chapter
2015 Mid Atlantic Chapter Breakfast Meeting
HOSTED BY: Mid South Building Supply
7940 Woodruff Ct.
Springfield, VA 22151
Click to register

2015 Printable Registration Form MAC July Breakfast Meeting

For more information contact Shelly Dennis at sdennis@esopexec.org or via phone at 603.756.3441