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SAIL AMERICA - 2012 SAILING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
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Jonathan Banks, Sail America, 401-289-2540, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rus Graham, Rushton Gregory Communications, 603-799-2540, email@example.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 10, 2012
SAIL AMERICA OPENS REGISTRATION FOR ITS
2012 SAILING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
Leading Industry Conference To Help Registrants Move ‘From Survive — to Thrive’
Warren, R.I. – Sail America, the U.S. industry trade organization committed to growing the sailing market, announced today that registration for its 2012 Sailing Industry Conference is now open. Taking place June 25–27, 2012 at the Newport Harbor Hotel, Newport, RI, the Sailing Industry Conference provides a range of conference topics designed to stimulate new thinking and help attendees grow and prosper in the new economy. An important event to network with fellow sailing industry members, the conference is ideal for individuals and companies involved in the sailing industry, and promises to be thought provoking and motivating.
“Our 2012 Sailing Industry Conference has a fantastic line-up of speakers, captivating presentations and invaluable workshops that will exceed registered attendees expectations,” said Jonathan Banks, executive director, Sail America. “The preliminary buzz is very strong. We encourage people to register early so they don't miss the opportunity to participate in this fantastic conference.”
With its theme, From Survive — to Thrive, the Sailing Industry Conference will include a range of topics designed to provide new information and stimulate new thinking within the sailing industry. Registrants will have the opportunity to attend The Australian Perspective On Sailing, Digital Marketing – Understanding The Opportunities and Taking Action, Remarkable Time Management: 7 Steps To More Time For You!, Turning Ideas Into Action, Hands On Training and Education – An Effective Marketing Tool For A Complete Environment, Feedback: The Fuel For The Future, B&G Academy, Grow Sailing Workshop, Promotional Sailing With Discover Boating, Reinventing Your Organization: How To Change Culture, and Why Branding Matters.
Sail America’s 2012 Sailing Industry Conference will take place Monday, June 25–Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at the Newport Harbor Hotel, 49 America’s Cup Avenue, Newport, RI. Sail America members and organizations registering more than 4 attendees receive a discount of over 20%. Conference registration begins at $325 and includes a day and a half of informational educational seminars, a welcome reception on June 25, two lunches, and transportation to offsite events. To register or to learn more about the 2012 Sailing Industry Conference, please visit www.sailamerica.com.
About Sail America:
Sail America, the trade association for the U.S. sailing industry, plays a vital role for all companies that provide sailing-related products and services. Established in 1990 by members of the sailing industry, Sail America now has hundreds of members representing all segments of the sailing market. With a professional staff, a dedicated Board of Directors, and a team of volunteers and supporters, Sail America works hard to promote the health and growth of sailing. www.sailamerica.com