COWBOY UP FOR THE

N1 AGM 2025!

Join fellow members and suppliers at the 2024 N1 Annual General Meeting from February 26th- 28th in Fort Worth!

AGENDA

CHECK OUT ALL
THE ACTION

AT THIS YEAR'S
EVENT!

PLATINUM

SPONSOR

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER

MARK HORSTMAN

A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Mark is the author of The Effective Manager, which has sold over 50,000 copies, The Effective Hiring Manager, and co-authored The Effective Manager, Second Edition. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Following his service, he worked in Sales and Marketing at Procter and Gamble prior to starting Manager Tools. Mark is retired from day-to-day operations after having written and hosted the Manager Tools Podcast for 17 years. That said, Mark remains as board member and writer and co-host of the Executive Tools podcast.

12-MINUTE BLOCKS

THE SPEED
NETWORKING
SESSIONS

Overview

No set schedule. All members visit all suppliers.
The Speed Networking sessions have been shortened to 12-
minute sessions to accommodate the Panel Discussion and Round Table Discussions. The Speed Networking sessions are 1:1 style meetings between the operators/distributors and the suppliers to discuss business with the decision-makers.

Each supplier will have their ow
n 10’x10’ booth, with three 8’ high curtain walls. Suppliers will remain seated at their booth and the members will visit all supplier booths by rotating booth-to-booth in ascending order at the sound of the siren every 12-minutes.

Standard Booth Items (Provided by N1)

  • One 6’ draped table

  • One chair per attendee

  • A 2’x6’ vinyl banner with company logo hung on the back wall of your booth (option to provide your custom design).

Optional Booth Items (Provided by Supplier)

  • Two “roll-up” banners (33” wide max)

  • Branded tablecloth

  • Tabletop product samples and literature

  • Promotional product giveaways

 

PANEL DISCUSSION

DIGITAL MARKETING &

CUSTOMER RETENTION STRATEGIES

A panel of peers will discuss a set of stimulating questions that will then be opened up to the entire room for attendees to discuss with the people at their table.

PANEL HOSTS & GUESTS

TYLER

SLAUGHTER

C.O.O.

Camel Express Car Wash

PANEL CO-HOST

JUSTIN

SALISBURY

President

Breeze Thru Car Wash

PANEL CO-HOST

ANGIE ELAM

Marketing Director

Ver-tech Labs

DAVID KOZAK

Vice President of Marketing

Autobell Car Wash

TARA BAUGHER

Vice President of Operations

Rainforest Car Wash

2024 EVENT

SUPPLIER SPONSORS

ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS

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All attendees should plan to arrive in Fort Worth on Monday, February 26th in time for the Welcome Reception at the Sheraton from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.

For operators and distributors: Owner or executive level.

For suppliers: Owner, executive, or top sales director level.

Setup times:

  • February 26th from 4:00 – 8:00 PM
  • February 27th from 6:30 – 7:30 AM

Teardown times:

  • February 26th from 3:00 – 6:00 PM

N1 does not have room blocks for the N1 AGM event dates. Please visit the SCWA website for discounted room rates at surrounding hotels in the Fort Worth area, including the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel.

VENUES & HOTELS

EVENT VENUE

Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel

1701 Commerce St,

Fort Worth, TX 76102

GROUP DINNER VENUE

Reata Restaurant

310 Houston St,

Fort Worth, TX 76102

HOTELS

SCWA Discounted Rates

N1 does not have room blocks for the N1 AGM event dates. Please visit the SCWA website for discounted room rates at surrounding hotels in the Fort Worth area, including the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel.

QUESTIONS & CONTACTS

Mike Reale

MEMBER & SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIP MANAGER

mreale@N1buyinggroup.com

519-518-3065

Brandon Vander Heide

MARKETING & ACCOUNT LEAD

bvanderheide@lbmx.com

519-518-3076

Brett DeKoning

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

bdekoning@lbmx.com