Commercial Leadership Development Day

Commercial Leadership Development Day 2017 took place on Sunday, August 13 at the Loews Chicago Hotel (Sullivan Ballroom).

Gain the knowledge, tools and resources to strengthen your association’s commercial services. Learn how to set realistic goals specific to your association and walk away with an established network of colleagues and mentors that can help you even further.

All association executives, staff and incoming 2018 leadership who wish to develop or strengthen commercial services are encouraged to attend.

Commercial Leadership Development Day Program

August 13th, 2017

8:30am Check-in
9:00am-9:55am Networking Breakfast Sponsored by RPAC
10:00am-10:30am Welcome 
Overview of the day
Goal-setting for the upcoming year
10:30am – 11:30am Best Practices Roundtables
11:30am – 11:40am Break

Morning Breakout Sessions

Incoming Leaders 
“If I Had Known Then What I Know Now”

Association Executives & Commercial Directors 
“All Aboard: Smoothing the Transition with New Leaders”

12:30pm – 1:30pm Update Lunch
1:30pm - 2:30pm Best Practices Roundtables
2:30pm - 3:15pm

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Incoming Local Association Leaders
Peer-to Peer Membership Outreach

Association Executives & Commercial Directors
Accessing tools and resources from NAR


Closing Session

Still in the planning stages!

RSVP here

Questions? Contact Shara Varner via email at