Mark your calendars to check out an upcoming chapter event for the spring/summer!
If you have any write-ups or photos from your previous events, please send the information to Kathi Conrad at firstname.lastname@example.org to get it in the NAMA e-News.
May 19 ~ Midlands NAMA
Coaching Your Brand
Take an in-depth look into ways in which companies, large and small, use sports to activate brands and build long and rewarding relationships with their customers.
Award-winning broadcaster and sports marketing specialist, Jim Rose, will be addressing the topic of how to activate your brand to build long and rewarding relationships with your customers. He has created and executed winning strategies for such recognizable brands as Cabela’s, Mutual of Omaha, Dodge, BryanLGH Medical Center, Qwest, Bank of the West, The Nebraska Lottery and Dorothy Lynch Salad Dressing.
The event will take place from 3:00-5:00 p.m. on May 19 at Haymarket Park in Lincoln, NE.
May 26 ~ Carolinas/Virginia NAMA
Join Carolinas/Virginia NAMA for their spring tour on Sustainable Agriculture & Healthy Food for You & Your Family. The group will take tours of Cane Creek Farm and Braeburn Farm. These farms share 500 acres of pasture, housing several hundred pigs of multiple breeds, grass-fed New Zealand Red Devon cattle, chickens, ducks, turkeys, donkeys, goats, and sheep.
The event will begin at 3:15 p.m. at the farms and will last about 2 hours. Following the tour, the group will meet at 6:00 p.m. at the Olive Garden Restaurant.
Cost for the event is $15 for members and their guests. For questions or to register, please contact tour arranger Jim Haskins at phone 919-933-2327 or email email@example.com
May 28 ~ Badger/Chicago/Cornbelt NAMA
Annual Golf Outing
You’re just moments away from being registered for the golf outing with a cast of characters like none other. The NAMA Golf Outing is a tremendous opportunity to kick back and enjoy a day in the sun with other industry professionals, all while teeing it up on a world-class 18-hole championship course.
The golf outing will take place at Hawk’s View Golf Club in Lake Geneva, WI. Tee-off is at 11:00 a.m. and a cookout and golf awards will follow the outing at 4:00 p.m. Cost is $95 for golf and dinner, $80 for just golf, or $20 for just the dinner. To register visit, http://www.badgernamagolf.com/.
June 5 ~ Desert Southwest
Lunch & Learn
Join the Desert Southwest Chapter of NAMA for our monthly Lunch & Learn meeting. Meetings are held the 1st Friday of each month at different locations across the state. Remember…if you are a member and bring a non-member as a guest, your meal is always FREE!!! The topic for this month’s Lunch & Learn is Current Trends – Management Vs. Labor. Cost for the event is $10 – members/students/non-members.
For more information contact Paige Gilligan at (480) 620-5257 or at Paige@AgresticSolutions.com.
June 12 ~ Eastern NAMA
Student FFA Banquet
Please save the date JUNE 12 on your calendars. You are invited to attend the Student FFA Banquet on June 12 where NAMA East will present scholarships to two Class of 2009 graduates of the John Bowne High School Ag Education Program. This year’s winners are outstanding achievers in the fields of plant and animal sciences. The event will begin at 6:00 p.m.
If you are interested in attending, please contact Catherine Wang, Gibbs & Soell, at 212-697-2600 ext. 1202 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 18 ~ North Central
The North Central Golf Outing is planned for Thursday, June 18. Keep checking the NAMA Calendar for the latest information on this golf outing.
June 18 ~ Ohio NAMA
It’s been a while since we just got together and had a fun day of networking and catching up on what everyone’s up to. We’ve been discussing this fun day for a while and we finally have some details to share with you.
1. Private morning tour of the Buckeye’s (“The Horseshoe”) football stadium (approx 9:30 am -11:00 am)
2. Afternoon business day special Columbus Clippers Baseball Game (12:00 pm)
We’ll have the tour in the morning followed by some drinks and food at the ballpark. We hope to see you all for this fun-filled day!!
The RSVP’s for tickets and other details will be coming soon. Students, you’re also more than welcome to join us. Keep checking the NAMA Calendar for more information.
June 25 ~ MoKan NAMA
MoKan Golf Classic
Join MoKan NAMA for their annual Golf Classic at Falcon Lakes Golf Course in Basehor, KS. Registration for the golf outing will begin at Noon and tee off will be at 1:00 p.m. Dinner and an awards ceremony will follow the outing.
This annual fund-raiser event helps provide additional financial support for both of our student chapters; Kansas State and Northwest Missouri State. To register visit, https://payment.nama.org/mokan.html.