Rocky Mountain NAMA Chapter Event

Written by NAMA on Thursday, August 20, 2015 , 2:18 pm

Rocky Mountain NAMA invites you to the next networking event on Wednesday, September 16 at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.  Rocky Mountain NAMA is excited to partner again with the Colorado Ag Network and Anadarko Petroleum to host this reception.  Join them for an evening of great conversation and food!

Event Details

Date: Wednesday, September 16th

Time: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, 9110 East Nichols Avenue, Suite 300, Centennial, CO 80112

Beef & Beverage Pairing

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association is home to several culinary experts that work to provide the industry with new beef cuts, product innovation and recipe ideas.  At this event, attendees will have the opportunity to explore the Association’s state-of-art culinary center as well as sample several beef appetizers that can be paired with your choice of selected wines and brews. 

Guest Speakers        

Kimberly Wathke – Title Analyst, Anadarko Petroleum

Robert Schutzius – Reserves Manager, Anadarko Petroleum
Come learn about Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and responsible oil and gas development in the State of Colorado. Anadarko employees Robert Schutzius and Kimberly Wathke will provide a general overview of the industry, a technical explanation of the life cycle of an oil and gas well and the effects of the oil and gas industry on Colorado’s economy.

Marvin Kokes – President, National Agri-Marketing Association
Longstanding member and current President, Marvin Kokes will speak to professional development and learning opportunities that NAMA provides to its members.

For questions or to RSVP, please contact:
Jill DeLucerojdelucero@beef.org
Beka Gill – bgill@beef.org

As always, please share this invite with co-workers and friends that would be interested in attending and learning more about the Rocky Mountain NAMA Chapter and the Colorado Ag Network. 

NAMA Website Reminder

Written by NAMA on Monday, August 17, 2015 , 11:40 am

NAMA unveiled a new website last October.  Make sure you have deleted your old bookmarks and created new ones to ensure you’re looking at the most recent, up-to-date information!

Update your bookmarks now: www.nama.org

NAMA Boot Camp This Week!

Written by NAMA on Monday, August 17, 2015 , 11:39 am

NAMA-2015-Bootcamp-170x170The 12th Annual NAMA Boot Camp starts tomorrow! We hope to see you all there! If you’re not signed up, you can still register today or onsite!

This event is filled with great opportunities whether you are just starting out in the working world or if you’ve been through Boot Camp many times before. If this is your first time in the agriculture business then you are in luck; you will get a beginner’s course about the business including a notebook packed with agricultural terminology, facts and case studies. If you are a more seasoned veteran, you can choose from a variety of different breakout sessions and pick the one that interests you most. Aside from the great speakers lined up for you this year, we also have some fun scheduled into the program. The first night of Boot Camp there will be a networking reception where you’ll have the opportunity to meet a wide variety of people. In today’s working world, meeting the right people can make a huge difference in growing your career – you never know who you could meet! The next night we will have an off-site reception at Boulevard Brewing Company. Enjoy some of Kansas City’s finest beer and wine while networking with your peers.

Find a complete schedule of this year’s activities on the Boot Camp website. You can still register! Register online or call the NAMA office at (913) 491-6500.

Join Heartland and Chicago NAMA at Farm Progress

Written by NAMA on Monday, August 17, 2015 , 11:38 am

Are you attending the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, IL?  If so, join other NAMA members at a reception hosted by Chicago and Heartland NAMA.

It’s a great opportunity to take a break and interact with other NAMA members on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Exhibitor Tent, located near Gate 6 on the corner of East and Sixth.

Appetizers and drinks will be provided (yes, adult beverages, too).

If you have any questions, please contact Wendy Pinkerton, (217) 637-1428.

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