Please select your home edition
Edition
Marine Resources 2019 - Leaderboard

Sail America Industry Conference heads to Texas

by Sail America Industry Conference 27 Feb 2019 05:44 PST 6-8 March 2019
Sail America Industry Conference heads to Texas © Sail America

In a few short days, the industry will gather in Horseshoe Bay, Texas, for the biennial Sail America Industry Conference (SAIC) presented by B&G to be held March 6-8, 2019.

The two-day event welcomes sailing and boating industry professionals and will feature keynote addresses and insights from presenters from both within and outside the boating industry. The conference also features workshops, panel discussions, networking receptions and more!

The 2019 Sail America Industry Conference presented by B&G kicks off at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 6 and closes Friday morning, March 8. Thursday morning begins with presentations from Marcelo Puscar and Christine Carlson (Volvo Penta of the Americas) on "Future Brands: Marketing in Purpose Driven Economy"; Mike Zani (Predictive Index), presenting on "Talent Optimization: Don't just put butts in seats, craft your talent"; Dave Reed (Sailing World Magazine), leading a panel discussion around the America's Cup; and New York Times bestselling author Jonas Koffler on "Hustle & The Art of Personal Innovation". Throughout the day, breakout sessions will also feature presentations such as "Videos and Marketing" and "Company Culture - How to Make Your Organization a Great Place to Work". These and much more!

The conference continues Friday, with an exciting morning welcoming Brandon Raasch (West Marine), presenting on "Big HR for your Small Business" and Jeff Coffam (AVALA), presenting on "The Recreational Shopping Experience".

Additional sponsors of the 2019 Sail America Industry Conference are: Jeanneau America, The Moorings, Yanmar/Vetus Maxwell, Sailing World/Cruising World Magazines, Beneteau America, SailTime, National Marine Manufacturers Association, US Sailing, IMTRA Corporation, New England Ropes, Ronstan, West Marine and American Sailing Association.

Registration is still open and hotel rooms are available here! Make plans to join us in Texas!

Related Articles

Sail America presents 2020 Board of Directors
Three new members to its 2020 board of directors welcomed Sail America, the trade association for the U.S. sailing industry, welcomed three new members to its 2020 board of directors: Adam Cove, Edson; Tim Finkle, RCR Yachts; and Margriet Mitchell Beneteau America/Prestige Yachts. Posted on 17 Jan
Sail America Industry Conference registration open
Sailing conference to be held May 12-14, 2020, in Annapolis, MD Sail America, the trade association for the sailing industry, today announced registration is open for the 8th edition of the Sail America Industry Conference (SAIC). Posted on 31 Oct 2019
Sail America Industry Meeting
US Sailboat Show Best in Show Awards presented at Industry Breakfast Sail America is pleased to announce this year's Annapolis Boat Show's "Best in Show" awards in different categories Posted on 22 Oct 2019
Dates set for Sail America's Industry Conference
SAIC will host speakers, workshops, and industry leaders and colleagues for the three-day conference Sail America, the trade association for the sailing industry, today announced the dates for the eighth edition of the Sail America Industry Conference (SAIC). Posted on 10 Sep 2019
Boat deals and fun coming to Richmond!
With a boat for every budget, there's something for everyone at the show! Sail America announced that the 2020 Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show will be back at the Craneway Pavilion and Marina Bay Yacht Harbor. Posted on 31 Jul 2019
Sail America announces B&G as Title Sponsor
For Industry Conference featuring professional seminars, panel discussions and networking events This three-day event is specifically geared toward sailing industry professionals and will feature professional seminars, panel discussions and networking events. Posted on 7 Feb 2019
Venue change announced for SAIC 2019
Sail America Industry Conference relocates to Horseshoe Bay Sail America, the trade association for the sailing industry, has announced a venue change for the 7th edition of the Sail America Industry Conference (SAIC). Posted on 6 Dec 2018
Melges IC37 2019 FooterNorth Sails 2019 - NSVictoryList - FooterMaritimo 2019 Footer