75th Annual Convention

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 75th Annual Convention, taking place in Norfolk, VA  is now OPEN!

October 10-13 ALA Annual Conference is going to be a jam-packed session on multiple levels on multiple issues with speakers from the Administration, resale agencies, the Congress and industry.  We will also be celebrating 75 years of ALA conventions with prizes and giveaways. An organizing committee headed by Coastal Pacific’s Stephanie Supplee is actively underway working to provide a first-class event.  Look for continued announcements and updates from ALA both in your email and on our website.

While waiting on updates, please feel free to register NOW.

We look forward to safely hosting you along with our military partners in person in Norfolk, VA in October. 

Schedule At A Glance

Monday, October 10, 2022

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

*Conference Registration Open 1pm – 5pm

8:00am – 12:00pmBoard Meeting
5:00pm – 6:00pmVIP Reception (Invitation Only)
6:00pm – 8:00pm75th Convention Anniversary Welcome Party - (Open to all)
Location: Norfolk III-IV

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

7:00am – 7:45amBreakfast
Location: Norfolk III-IV
7:45am – 8:00amOpening Ceremony
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
8:00am – 8:30amMFAN President and Executive Director,  Shannon Razsadin
8:30am – 9:15amAndrew M. Sinclair, Director Federal Government Affairs, Virginia Port Authority
9:15am - 10:00amWashington Update, Steve Rossetti, ALA President
10:00am – 10:30amNetworking Break
Location: Hampton Foyer III
10:30am –11:30pmNEXCOM Chief Executive Officer, Robert J. Bianchi
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
11:30am – 12:15pmVCS Executive Director, James Leahy
12:15pm - 1:45pmNetworking Lunch & Awards Presentation
Location: Hampton Roads V-VII
1:45pm – 2:30pmCGX Commander, Captain Jeffrey Eldridge
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
2:30pm – 3:15pmMCX CEO Director Business & Support Services, Cindy Whitman Lacy
3:15pm - 3:30pmNetworking Break
Location: Hampton Foyer
3:30pm – 5:00pmJoint Buying Alliance  *AAFES-Karen Cardin EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer- Moderator *NEXCOM -Rich Honiball, EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer & Marketing Officer *MCX-Jennifer Wible Chief Operating Officer, Deputy Director of Business Operations. *CGX- Samantha Bishop, Chief Merchandising Officer
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
5:00pm -5:30pmLobby Social
Location: Hampton Foyer

Thursday, October 13, 2022

7:00am – 7:45amBreakfast
Location: Hampton Foyer
7:45am – 8:00amWelcome
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
8:00am – 9:00am

DeCA Panel

  • Bonita Moffett, Director of Sales
  • Edward Walters, Executive Director, Marketing & Logistics
  • Norman Brown, Director of Marketing
9:00am - 9:45amThe Honorable Gilbert Cisneros, Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness
9:45am – 10:00amNetworking Break
Location: Hampton Foyer III
10:00am – 11:00amAAFES Director & CEO, Tom Shull
Location: Hampton Roads I-IV all sessions
11:00am - 11:45pmBerry Patrick Director Military Resale Policy, Department of Defense
11:45pm – 1:00pmAnnual Meeting of Members Lunch
11:45pm – 1:00pmGovernment Partners Lunch
Location: Frank/Shangri/Yorktown
1:00pm 2:00pmGary Hawkins, Retail Industry Expert
2:00pm – 3:00pmDeCA CEO, William Moore
3:00pm – 3:15pmClosing Remarks

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PROGRAM BOOKLET

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Our Sponsors

Welcome Reception Sponsored By:
Eurpac, Kellogg’s, Tyson, Unilever

Wednesday Morning Break Sponsored By:
Coastal Pacific, Johnson & Johnson, Proctor & Gamble

Wednesday Afternoon Break Sponsored By:
Del Monte, J.M. Smucker Co., Nestle Purina, Spartan Nash,

Wednesday Evening Lobby Social Sponsored By:
Acosta, E&J Gallo, Top Gun Services, OSC Webco


Thursday Morning Break Sponsored By:
Advantage Military, Mars Petcare, Mars Wrigley
Registration Sponsored By: 365 Retail Markets


Lanyards Sponsored By: UNFI

 

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Date

Oct 10 - 13 2022
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Time

All Day

Cost

$895.00

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Category
American Logistics Association

Organizer

American Logistics Association
Phone
(202) 466-2520
Email
membership@ala-national.org
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