The Summit provides an opportunity to leaders to gain and
exchange information and skill that will strengthen their effectiveness both
within their chapters and in their practices. This years’ program focus specifically on the
strategic objectives, marketplace relevance, successful collaboration and
planning IMC’s growth path. The IMC USA Board of Directors will join Chapter
Leaders for this important event.
Agenda follows below.
Who should attend: Chapter Presidents, Membership Chairs,
President-elect, Marketing/Certification, Other Board members are welcome.
$100 each, for those traveling from out of state, for two (2)
individuals form each Chapter
Chapters may provide an additional
stipend of any amount to support leadership attendance
Breakfast and Lunch will be served
Register Today! for this free single best
event for Chapter Leaders
Please use the link below to register for the Chapter Leadership Summit (there is no
fee for this event)
Location: The Mirage, Las Vegas, NV
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2013 GROW Conference
Themes: Partners in Success
– 8:20 a.m. Welcome and overview of the day (Geoff Guilfoy)
– 9:00 a.m. IMC strategic initiatives (Loraine Huchler)
national strategic initiatives
roles and responsibilities of IMC directors, chapter leaders and national
committee chairs to communicate and work together to accomplish these
– 10:45 a.m. IMC’s Marketplace Relevance (Kathie Nelson; Gayle Carson)
the findings and recommendations from the Marketplace Relevance Task Force.
key issues and barriers at the Chapter and national levels that are impacting
our relevance and growth as a professional association.
consensus on what Chapters, the National Board and national committees must do
to create marketplace relevance for our members and prospects.
how the Board, Chapters and national committees will collaborate and support
each other to achieve marketplace relevance.
– 10:55 a.m. Break
– 12:00 p.m. Successful Chapter collaborations, marketplace relevance and member
presentation on recent Chapter successes (Ray Suarez, Michael Sarlitto and
discussion to determine how to multiply these types of Chapter successes
nationally (Geoff Guilfoy).
– 12:30 p.m. Lunch
– 2:00 p.m. Planning IMC’s growth path (Kordell Norton)
Presentation: How to
Grow Your Association
Facilitated discussion to generate ideas to grow revenue,
membership, improve member retention, and improve volunteerism.
– 2:15 p.m. Break
– 4:00 p.m. Planning IMC’s growth path (Continued)
Chapter and Board action steps
on how to move forward to accomplish these action steps using our assets: Chapter members, the Membership Committee,
the Chapter Presidents Council, national committees and the National Board.
– 4:30 p.m. Wrap up (Loraine Huchler, Geoff Guilfoy)