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Roger Farmer To Kick Off Power Summit

Filed under: ASI Power Summit 2008

Roger Farmer, UCLA’s  Economics Department Chair and accomplished author and financial forecaster, will kick off the first day of sessions at the 2009 ASI Power Summit from Carlsbad, CA on Nov. 1. After an interview with ASI’s president & chief executive officer, Tim Andrews, focusing on the state of our business economy, Roger will host a Q&A session.  Read more about Roger at http://www.econ.ucla.edu/people/Faculty/Farmer.html. To register, visit www.asicentral.com/psregistration.
 

And to learn more about the Power Summit, go to www.asicentral.com/powersummit.


Power Pics

Filed under: ASI Power Summit 2008

The ASI Power Summit 2008 is over and the photo gallery is now (finally!) complete with the addition of the Power 50 and Dinner pics from Monday night. Click here for all images. Enjoy! –vnd


Video Highlights, ASI Power Summit 2008 Day 2

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The following is our video highlights from Day 2 of the ASI Power Summit 2008, Palm Beach.

Counselor Editor Andy Cohen interviews several members from the 2008 Counselor Power 50 list, including David Woods, Chuck Fandos, Jo-An Lantz and more .

To see the video, click here.


ASI President and CEO Tim Andrews discusses some of the emerging trends in the industry after an all-morning session at the ASI Power Summit.

Click here to watch the video.


Andy Cohen interviews Joyce Johnson-Miller after her panel discussion about attracting investors.

Click here to watch the video.

Want more videos? Click here!

–VinDiesel


Crunching the Counselor Power 50

Filed under: ASI Power Summit 2008

On Monday night, the Counselor Power 50 was announced during the ASI Power Summit 2008 from Palm Beach, Fl, with the top slot going to Marty Lott of SanMar. The following are a few interesting tidbits from the list:

  • Biggest climb up the list from 2007 rank: Jay Baitler, Staples Contract Division (from 39 to 9)
  • Biggest climb up the list from being unranked in 2007: Craig Calloway, eCompanyStore (19)
  • Biggest drop down the list from 2007 rank: Ray Titus, Embroidme.com (from 10 to 21)
  • Biggest drop off the list: Dennis Multack, Corp. Express Promo Mktg (from 15 to unranked)
  • Last year’s #1, Paul Lage of Norwood, drops only 2 spots to #3
  • Counselor’s 2008 Person of the Year, Jack Teague is also Mr. Steady: ranked #4 two years in a row
  • Number of companies on the list that were not ranked in 2007: 11

Counselor’s own Andy Cohen took the time to interview some of the Power 50. Check out the interview by clicking here.

For more about the Power 50, listen to Andy Cohen talk about the list in out archived radio show from Tuesday.

And for all things Power Summit, click here.


Video Highlights, ASI Power Summit 2008 Day 1

Filed under: ASI Power Summit 2008, General, Uncategorized

Well, the ASI Power Summit 2008 is in full effect in sunny, warm Palm Beach, Fl, and we have some of the video highlights from Day 1.

First, Managing Editor and Joe Show celeb Joe Haley introduces the locale for this year’s Power Summit, The Breakers in Palm Beach. Joe drops a little knowledge on us about the history of The Breakers, what the amazing facility has to offer guests and some picturesque views of palm trees, sunshine and surf.

To see the video, click here.

(Hey Joe, I hope you had time to grab a drink or two down by the pool! We’re freezing this morning up in Philly!)


Next, Melinda Ligos interviews ASI’s President and CEO Tim Andrews during Sunday night’s cocktail party. To no one’s surprise, the early buzz is all about the economy, but, according to Tim, optimism is high.

Click here to find out two chief strategies Tim has for success in 2009.


Melinda Ligos continued interviewing folks at the 2008 Power Summit, and she received some interesting feedback.

Click here to find out some interesting points of views, including how members are weathering the economic storm, 2009 outlooks and more!


And Finally, Andy Cohen speaks with Counselor magazine’s Person of the Year, Jack Teague of BIC Graphic, USA, after Teague’s opening night interview.

Teague discussed, among other things, the economy and the outlook for 2009 and how distributors and suppliers can stay ahead of the curve.

Click here to watch the interview with Jack Teague.

Don’t miss a beat! Catch all the ASI Power Summit videos, photos and more by clicking here.

–VinDiesel


 

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