The DSA Annual Meeting 2017 is just around the corner, and this year Distribion, a Belo + Company brand will be there for the action as a proud exhibitor.
This year’s event promises to be all about you with educational sessions, workshops, special events and more geared towards the limitless opportunities, entrepreneurial spirit and imagination that direct selling brings.
With so much happening during the DSA Annual Meeting 2017, we put together a list of events you can’t miss.
DSA Annual Meeting 2017 Events
1. CEO Keynote: The First Twenty Years of a Journey
Learn about Team National’s twenty-year success journey from their President and Chief Executive Officer Angela Chrysler.
Named as one of The Most Influential Women in Direct Selling by Direct Selling News magazine, Chrysler’s keynote address will include the top lessons Team National has learned like valuing culture and embracing all stages of the journey.
2. Leadership Panel: Where we are, and a Vision Forward
Want to hear about the current and future opportunities in the distributed selling industry? What better way than from DSA and DSEF leaders themselves.
Catch DSA President Joseph Mariano as he moderates a discussion between Traci Lynn Jewelry’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer Traci Lynn Burton, Mary Kay’s President and Chief Executive Officer David Holl, Amway’s Chief Sales Officer John Parker and Direct Selling Education Foundation’s Chairman Dave Wentz on their perspectives.
3. Pitfalls & Landmines – How to Avoid Them
Training and recruiting correctly is key to long-term direct selling success. In this workshop, you will learn how current laws can impact your business.
You will also hear first-hand experiences from Team Beachbody’s Chief Legal Officer & Senior Vice President Jonathan Gelfand, Arbonne International’s Chief Sales Officer Ashley Good, and AdvoCare’s Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer Allison Levy on how they employ best practices within their companies to avoid pitfalls.
4. The DSA Diversity, Opportunity and Empowerment Summit
Covering important subjects like tax considerations and strategies for leveraging the best technologies, this DSA-led summit is ideal for every small business owner or entrepreneur.
The DSA Diversity, Opportunity and Empowerment Summit is also a way for the direct selling industry to give back to the community by providing new ideas for business training, skills and entrepreneurialism.
5. Achieving Social Media Zen to Generate Results
Social media is no longer an option for entrepreneurs and contractors. It’s a necessity.
Shama Hyder, Chief Executive Officer of The Marketing Zen Group, will explain how you can determine the “HOW, WHEN, WHERE and WHY” for your brand as well as a “Zen” social media approach that leads to results.
Marketing Solutions for Direct Sellers
As a full-service marketing solutions agency, Belo + Company delivers personalized marketing strategy and drives measurable results tailored to reach your customers. Because of this, we are excited to be a part of DSA’s ongoing work to create a more supportive world for independent contractors and entrepreneurs.
We would love for you to stop by booth #203 to learn more about Belo + Company and be entered to win Beats headphones.
We’ll see you on June 4th in Orlando, Florida!
About the Author
Brittany Jones is a marketing specialist at Belo + Company. Away from work, this Arkansas-native loves to hit the bike trails, work on DIY projects and study fashion magazines.