January 19, 2017
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PDCA Member Benefits

PDCA Roundtable Groups Are Forming NOW! 

Do you want to connect with like-minded members in an environment conducive to sharing ideas and discussing business opportunities and challenges-all with the goal of improving your painting businesses? 

We have the solution, members only PEER Roundtables. The Roundtable groups consist of PDCA members with similar annual revenues who will meet monthly through skype or facebook. 

  • Forum for top level painting business owners to discuss key business issues
  • Opportunity to learn from fellow contractors that have faced similar business challenges
  • Sounding board for new ideas 
  • Strong network of peers who embrace the merit shop philosophy 
  • Business consultants who can serve as a corporate advisory panel
  • Ability to have candid conversations about operational challenges and the need for cost savings, improved productivity, and increased efficiencies

Here's why YOU
should attend PDCA EXPO 2017:

#1: Discover the best and newest ways to run your painting business: Take in practical, action-oriented business sessions and workshops from the country's l eading experts.

#2: Reduce your trial and error time:
Why experiment with your estimating, hiring, project management, marketing, and business growth, when you can fast-track your time to success? The experts at this event will empower you to focus on what really works.   Click here for pricing!
#3: Network with painting business owners just like you: Imagine connecting face-to-face with hundreds of people just like you as you share stories, gather ideas, and build relationships that last for years. We make it easy by building in extensive networking opportunities.

#4: Meet the top painting business experts:
Want to meet the painting pros you've looked up to for years? PDCA EXPO is the planet's largest gathering of  painting business thought leaders. We encourage all of our speakers and top leaders to make themselves accessible to you.

#3: Extensive networking opportunities:
You'll make priceless professional connections because we built this event to include networking with our dedicated Networking Hangout Area, Peer-to-Peer Roundtables, Ask-A-Peer Brain Melds, and memorable events including an evening cocktail party on the shoreline, an evening aboard the Star of India, and the taste of San Diego. 
#4: San Diego waterfront in February:
While much of the country is thawing out, you'll enjoy a land and sea experience in sunny San Diego at the bayside San Diego Convention Center.

If you've never visited America's Finest City, why not come early to San Diego and make a vacation out of it? Beaches, surfing, the world-famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, LEGOLAND, San Diego Safari Park and tons more...


PDCA 2017-2019 National Board of Directors
East Region Director Position

The PDCA BOD Nominating and Recruitment Committee has received and accepted names to fill the National Board East Region Director seat for the  2017- 2019 term.  

Please check your email box if you are located in the Eastern Region Membership for your Official Ballot. If you did not receive the email or had problems reading it please email Beth bthompson@pdca.org and she will send you your Official Ballot.

   Deadline to vote: February 1, 2017 at 12pm ET