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BSA 2013 annual convention registration opens

Glen Ellyn, IL - Registration is open for the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2013 Annual Convention, taking place May 4-7 at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort and Spa in Hilton Head, SC.


Glen Ellyn, IL – Registration is open for the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) 2013 Annual Convention, taking place May 4-7 at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort and Spa in Hilton Head, SC.

With the theme of ‘We’re All in This to Win’, the conference features a lineup of speakers selected to help attendees move their companies to the winners circle in the recovering economy.

The BSA Annual Convention is the only industry event that brings together the top leadership of authorized bearing distributors and manufacturers. As such, it offers networking opportunities along with a business program tailored for the industry leadership who attend.

The 2013 business program will address winning strategies that meet customer needs. Speakers include Dr. Bruce Yandle, Professor of Economics Emeritus, Clemson University, and Dean Emeritus of Clemson’s College of Business & Behavioral Science. He will talk about the expectations in the recovering economy and the road ahead.

Lt. Col. Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman, founder and president of The Patriot Group, a graduate of the Air Force Academy, and a highly decorated F-16 fighter pilot with more than 65 combat missions in Iraq and Serbia, will talk about Top Gun Leadership. Eric Chester, author, speaker and founder of the Center for Work Ethic Development and the premier expert on Generation Y, will be heard on the topic of finding the right personnel.

Delegates will also hear from Terry Bowden, former National Coach of the Year, one of college football’s leading television and radio personalities, and a dynamic motivational speaker.

Also on the schedule are industry updates and BSA’s Conference Table Session, which encourages distributors and manufacturers to build problem-solving relationships.

Complete convention details are available at the 2013 Annual Convention website, http://www.bsaconventions.org.