2018 Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Conference Guide is now available!
Submit your registration before February 28, 2018 to qualify for the early registration discount and prize drawing! Click below for program schedule, hotel registration information and idea exchange details!
Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Announces 2018 Annual Tearsheet Competition
2018 Scholarship Competition Information
Marketing/advertising college students in the mid-Atlantic region are invited to enter the 2018 Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Scholarship Competition to win a $3,000 scholarship and an all-expense-paid trip to the annual convention. Click below for more information and application.
2018 Sales Management Conference Announced
The Blockade Runner Resort Hotel in Wrightsville Beach, NC has been chosen as the site for the March 22-24, 2018 Sales Management Conference. We have met here twice since 2003 and our attendees voiced their desire to return.
We have secured attractive rates for this upscale Oceanfront Property – $135.00+ taxes per night for a single or double room with Oceanview. In addition, the hotel is providing a full breakfast for each conference attendee registered in the hotel. Also, included with the rooms is Valet Parking. This is a very popular destination and our room block will go quickly so make your reservations now. We have 20 rooms on Wednesday 21st, 40 rooms on Thursday and Friday 22nd and 23rd and only 10 rooms for Saturday 24th. And once our reservation block expires on February 28th we can only get rooms based on availability and normal rates which are currently $170.00 per night. We suggest making room reservations ASAP by calling 910-256-2251 and identifying Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E.
George Coleman, Program Chairman, is already working on planning the conference sessions and will be announcing the details as they are confirmed.
David Singleton, Tearsheet Contest Chairman, is working with past chairpersons to tweak the categories to make the contest more relative. He will be announcing the changes in the upcoming weeks.
Watch www.midatlanticname.com for updates from 2017 attendee results from ideas they garnered from the Charleston/Mt. Pleasant conference.
Mark your calendar and include this conference in your 2018 budgets. Your investment in time and money will pay immediate dividends following the conference.
See you in Wrightsville Beach!
Lindsay Elected President
Ky Lindsay, President, Keister Williams Newspaper Services, Charlottesville, VA served as Program Chairman of the March 2017 Sales Management Conference held March 23-25 in Charleston/Mt. Pleasant, SC. All conference sessions were well attended and proved to be extremely valuable. John Cash, President, Mid-Atlantic Scholarship Foundation, presented the 2017 Alex Busick Memorial Scholarship to Cala Adair of the University of South Carolina during the Annual Scholarship Luncheon. George Coleman, Chairman 2017 Tearsheet Contest presented the contest awards at the Annual Banquet. The Induction of Officers and Directors concluded the Annual Banquet with Ky Lindsay accepting the Presidency of Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Ky shared his vision of the upcoming year and presented out-going President Shaun Fogarty, Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, VA a beautiful plaque in appreciation of his service.
2017 Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Scholarship Award Announced
The 2017 Alex Busick Memorial Scholarship Award in the amount of $5,000 has been awarded to Cala Adair of Greenville, SC and who attends the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC. John E. Cash, President of the Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. (Newspaper Advertising Marketing Executives) Scholarship Foundation, introduced Cala at the annual conference Charleston/Mt. Pleasant, SC on March 24, 2017, where she was among the top newspaper advertising and marketing executives in the seven-state region.
Click here to read the entire Press Release.
Click here to view Cala’s winning entry.