Annual Convention

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Convention & Exhibitor Showcase
May 4 – 8, 2019
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort
Phoenix, Arizona

If “All the world’s a stage” does your material handling organization have the right people in the right roles to generate memorable performances? Do your customers have a distinct reason to do business with you? What are the defining trends that will impact you both professionally and personally?

Business is changing faster than ever before. New generations are a bigger part of your teams and customer base. Recruiting and retaining quality talent is crucial to moving forward. Digital marketing, automation and new technology continue to dominate the conversation. Effectively managing taxes and vendor relationships gives you that extra edge. Make plans now to attend MHEDA’s 2019 Annual Convention this spring at the beautiful JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, Arizona. We’ve designed an exciting agenda filled with programs and presenters to help your business succeed.

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Chairman of the Board and Convention Chairman


Program Highlights

Workshop Topics Include Special Events and Optional Tours Include
Leadership Strategies to persuade, engage and retain top talent Exhibitor Showcase
Reducing Taxes for your Corporate and Individual Tax Expenses Improving Manufacturer-Distributor Relationships Panel
Digital Marketing hacks to grow your business Scenic ride down the cool water of the Salt River
Technology and its impact on how we do business Golf Tournament on the Faldo Championship Course
Become CUSTOMER OBSESSED Desert Hike in McDowell Mountain Regional Park
Maximizing the Value of Your Business Women in Industry Breakfast and Presentation
Automation Solutions Give Back to the kids at Phoenix’s Children’s Hospital
And More! And More!

Hotel Location

When you are not busy learning and networking, plan on taking some time to enjoy Phoenix’s perpetual sunshine, serene desert gardens, one-of-a-kind museums and award-winning dining. Make sure these can’t-miss spots are on your Phoenix to-do list: Camelback Mountain, Musical Instrument Museum, Desert Botanical Garden, Heard Museum and Old Town Scottsdale.

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort – Phoenix, Arizona
Group Rate: $259 Single/Double
Rate available until April 1, 2019 or when block fills up
Reservations Center: 1-800-835-6206

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JW Marriott Desert Ridge Hotel