Final program with rooms for convention
Randolph-Sheppard Vendors of America
President: Dan Sippl
Program Chair: Ardis Bazyn
Registration $20 ($20)
Or RSVA Package (all RSVA events) $110 ($110)
Sunday, July 5
10:00 AM — 12:00 PM: RSVA Board Meeting, Pearl 5
1:30 PM — 5:30 PM: RSVA Program, State Room 1
1:30 PM: Welcome: Dan Sippl, RSVA President, Eau Claire, WI
1:35 PM: Roll call: Donna Seliger, RSVA Secretary, West Des Moines, IA
1:40 PM: "What's happening in the Texas Business Enterprise Program?" Texas BEP Staff.
2:10 PM: Highlights from Texas vendors
2:40 PM: Resolutions/Constitution and Bylaws (first reading): Ardis Bazyn, Constitution and Resolution Chair, Burbank, CA
3:00 PM: Break
3:15 PM: "Merchandising Your Healthy Products" Roundtable discussion. moderated by Randy Hauth, OR
3:45 PM: "Advocating for your state RS BEP Program." Presenters: Jeff Thom, American Association of Visually Impaired Attorneys, Sacramento, CA; Chris D. Prentice, Texas Dept. of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services, Austin, TX;
Rocky Marchiano, RSVA Legislative Chair, New Orleans, LA.
4:30 PM: "Online and credit card payment options for RS locations." Presenter: Lanny Davidson, Independent Agent, Ignite Payments Today.
5:00 PM: Nominating Committee — delegates only
10:00 PM — 12:00 AM: RSVA / IVIE Mixer (in pkg) $15 ($20), RSVA Suite
Join RSVA & IVIE for fun and refreshments. All are welcome.
Monday, July 6, Houston Ballroom A
12:15 PM — 5:30 PM: RSVA Lunch (in pkg) $35 ($40)
"The Importance of a Positive Attitude." Speaker: Robert Acosta, GDUI Public Relations Chair, Chatsworth, CA. RSVA Annual Awards presentations.
2:15 PM: Break
2:30 PM: RSVA Business meeting
4:30 PM: RSVA Caucus
7:30 PM — 9:00 PM: RSVA Comedy Night (in pkg) $15 ($20). Enjoy some laughs with comedian Tony Stone!
9:00 PM — 12:00 AM RSVA Karaoke (in pkg) $15 ($20)
Show your talent with RSVA.
Tuesday, July 7, RSVA Suite
12:15 PM – 4:00 PM: Tour of food service facilities. Join RSVA in a walking tour of food service facilities in downtown Dallas. To reserve a space, contact Ardis Bazyn at abazyn@....
6:00 PM — 12:00 AM: RSVA Casino Trip (in RSVA pkg), $30 ($35). Enjoy a trivia contest and snacks on the way to Winstar Casino. Windstar has several restaurants and three sites for entertainment.
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