Our All Star line-up of
Experts presenting Educational Seminars
is complete for our 2017 Conference!

We are pleased to announce that Continued Education Units (CEUs) through the Awards and Personalization Association  (APA) are available for each Education Session. Kristie Haley, APA’s Education Manager, will log in the sessions for attendees in the certification program.
Robert Hensley, Engraver’s Network
    • The Yeti Revolution –  Preparing artwork for the various types of stainless steel and coated tumblers
      Robert will show you the CorelDRAW functions that he uses for editing clipart for use lasering on popular tumblers, including Yeti and similar products. Engraving on the popular stainless steel is the most common, but working with coated color products requires invert your artwork to achieve the desired look.  Be sure and bring some of your favorite samples to share with everyone.
Shon Roti, Sublimation Specialist, JDS Industries, Inc.
      • Shon began his career at JDS Industires, Inc in 1998 in the fabrication department in sublimation production. A sublimation specialist since 2009, he was named the Awards and Personalization Association Speaker of the Year in 2015 and is known for his educational videos on YouTube. He has been a presenter for A&E and is an expert in color as it pertains to sublimation and the techniques in CorelDraw.
Sam Varn, CRM, Awards4U
        • “Logo Licensing for the Personalization Industry”
          In this session, Sam will guide you through the process of licensing logos and what you need to know to follow company guidelines to stay on the right side of the legal line. He will discuss the ethical aspects of licensing and show you how to become licensed with your favorite organization. These are tips you won’t want to miss.
Eddie Hill, CRS, Award Masters, Inc.,
          • Learn what you’re not doing and what you can easily incorporate to double your income. Eddie will cover four specific steps you need to increase your net income: 1. How to increase leads, prospects and customers 2.Increase average sales of customers 3. Get customers to buy more often 4. Decrease expenses..
Information about our Mini-Sessions throughout the
two-day conference will be available soon.