Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 18, 2013
During the first general session on Wednesday, April 24, Dieffenbach will deliver the official welcome and will provide his personal perspective on the state of the vending and refreshment services industry. He will introduce NAMA’s CEO Carla Balakgie who will be followed by Magic Johnson, entrepreneur, entertainer and former NBA star.
On Thursday, April 25 Dieffenbach will lead a discussion focused on the business of the association with an annual meeting, recognizing new members of the Board of Directors. He will conclude his participation in the General Session by introducing Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the House of Representatives.
“I look forward to the OneShow, which brings together the leaders in our industry to share best practices, to learn about industry innovations and to network,” said Dieffenbach. “I also look forward to welcoming a fellow former Hummelstown resident, Newt Gingrich. Like many local residents, I take pride in the fact Mr. Gingrich was born in Harrisburg Hospital and lived in Hummelstown from ages 3 to 11.”
The NAMA OneShow, held April 24-26 at the Venetian-Sands Resort in Las Vegas, is the largest vending and refreshment services industry event with more than 4,500 current and potential operators, along with exhibitors showcasing innovative technology, products and services. The OneShow also provides educational and networking opportunities designed to inspire a new generation of operators.
Founded in 1936, NAMA is the association representing the $42 billion U.S. vending and refreshment service industry. With more than 1800 member companies – including many of the world’s most recognized brands – NAMA provides advocacy, education and research for its membership.
Founded in 1936, NAMA is the national association representing the $42 billion U.S. vending and refreshment services industry. With more than 1800 member companies – including many of the world’s most recognized brands – NAMA provides advocacy, education and research for its membership