ISSA Exhibitor Profile: Carlos Albir Jr. VP of Operations at ABCO Products
ISSA Exhibitor Profile: Carlos Albir Jr. VP of Operations at ABCO Products
Carlos Albir Jr. , the Vice President of Operations at ABCO Products, is involved in the entire product cycle of their yarns. The company's product, Nater Yarn, is a line of green Sead certified wet and dry mops made from recycled garment and apparel waste. The mops are packaged using the brick pack system, reducing the packaging footprint. The product has unique sustainable elements and significantly reduces environmental impact by repurposing waste and using renewable energy. The Nater Yarn mops perform equal to or better than traditional mops.
DRBF Mentoring Program
DRBF Mentoring Program
Leo Grutters has been a mentor under the DRBF program for mentees. He has been practicing as a Dispute Board member and arbitrator for many years and enjoys sharing his experiences with young upcoming professionals in the industry. He believes it is important for experienced members to pass on their knowledge to ensure a continued presence of skilled professionals in the industry. The DRBF has now implemented a professional program where mentors like Leo are assigned mentees, and he finds this experience satisfying.
Margaret Ann Marsh
Margaret Ann Marsh
Margaret Ann Marsh from Flowers Foods says one thing she loves about the baking industry is its combination of challenge and excitement.
Isaac Ferey, Vice President of Rayon Lighting / Integer Lights, discusses the importance of the LightFair conference.
Isaac Ferey, Vice President of Rayon Lighting / Integer Lights, discusses the importance of the LightFair conference.
Isaac Ferey, Vice President of Rayon Lighting / Integer Lights, discusses the importance of LightFair 2023 as the top event in the lighting industry that should not be missed.
Paragon Pet Grooming Mentor Monday Minute featuring Brandy Mays
Paragon Pet Grooming Mentor Monday Minute featuring Brandy Mays
Brandy Mays, a Paragon mentor, shares that her favorite breed to groom is the West Highland White Terrier. Her helpful tip for grooming Westies is to remove the undercoat and dead hair before bathing them, which helps to achieve a smoother and neater clipper work finish.
Karen Cone on the Security LeadHER conference
Karen Cone on the Security LeadHER conference
Karen Cone believes that sharing goals and aspirations for the future can be empowering because it allows us to prioritize our happiness and find a balance between personal joy and survival. She emphasizes the importance of determining what makes us happy and how we feel when we are happy. Furthermore, she sees creating a vision board as a crucial step in turning our visions into reality.
Tom Lillie and Peter Hugh talk about LightFair
Tom Lillie and Peter Hugh talk about LightFair
Tom Lillie and Peter Hugh both emphasize the importance of attending LightFair 2023 in New York in May for opportunities to connect, innovate, and stay ahead of trends.
Why Our Presenters Think You Should Join Us at the 2023 ACF National Convention!
Why Our Presenters Think You Should Join Us at the 2023 ACF National Convention!
Chefs should attend the ACF National Convention in New Orleans because it offers great networking opportunities, the chance to learn about industry advancements, and the opportunity to try amazing food. The convention will also showcase the unique cuisine of New Orleans and feature presentations from talented chefs.
The ABCs of Printing in 3D
The ABCs of Printing in 3D
Christian Groth from TDR Orthodontics will be speaking on the topic of 3D printing at the annual session in Chicago. The talk, entitled "The ABC S of printing in 3D," will cover the basics of 3D printing and provide attendees with the knowledge necessary to begin utilizing this technology in their offices.
Danielle Aymar of Zen Dog Spa describes how Paragon Groomer Training  has helped Zen Dog grow
Danielle Aymar of Zen Dog Spa describes how Paragon Groomer Training has helped Zen Dog grow
Paragon groomer training has significantly increased revenue and profit at Zen Dog Spa. The ability to train groom technicians has allowed for more dogs to be groomed, resulting in higher ticket prices and increased earnings.
What problems are our exhibitors solving and why do they attend GSX?
What problems are our exhibitors solving and why do they attend GSX?
Sherrod DeGrippo, VP Threat Research at Proofpoint, emphasizes the importance of understanding the intersection between cybersecurity and physical security. Juan Guerra from Babel Street highlights open-source intelligence as a crucial trend. Perry Webb from AmberBox discusses the increasing trends of active shooter events and workplace violence and the value of their gunshot detection system. Dan Bissmeyer from Prosegur views exhibiting at GSX as an excellent opportunity to showcase their company and gain recognition in the US security industry.
Dan Oshinsky, Inbox Collective
Dan Oshinsky, Inbox Collective
Dan Oshinsky from Inbox Collective will be speaking at the CPA Convention in Denver this year. He plans to cover topics such as building new newsletter products to attract audiences and end-of-year fundraising tactics using various campaigns to maximize support from newsletter readers.
Duncan McLennan, Senior Product Manager at Avidbots
Duncan McLennan, Senior Product Manager at Avidbots
Duncan McLennan, Senior Product Manager at Avidbots, discusses their new floor cleaning robot called CASS. CASS delivers commercial-grade cleaning with a focus on productivity, safety, and sustainability. The robot is powered by an emissions-free battery, uses environmentally friendly materials, and has a long product life. Safety training and remote assistance are also provided for workers using the robot.
Canine Country Loves the Ease & Support of Paragon Training
Canine Country Loves the Ease & Support of Paragon Training
Debbie Lundy from Canine Country appreciates how easily accessible and convenient Paragon Groomer Education & Training is, especially with its online platform and personal coaching support. She has been using Paragon's materials even before it became digital.
Security LeadHER
Security LeadHER
The interview features responses from various individuals about their organization's participation in the Security LeadHER conference. They express excitement about the opportunity to support women in the security industry, promote diversity and inclusion, and network with other professionals. The conference is seen as a chance to address biases, learn from industry leaders, and empower women to advance their careers.
AAO Exhibitor highlight: Jill Nesbitt from Revere Partners, booth 1038
AAO Exhibitor highlight: Jill Nesbitt from Revere Partners, booth 1038
Jill Nesbitt from Revere Partners will be at booth 1038 at the AAL. They are interested in speaking with orthodontists who want to diversify their investment portfolio and support innovative solutions in the dental industry through venture capital. They offer investment opportunities in early-stage companies and a tech evaluation service.
Ron Scott, managing director of Bakery and Snacks Manufacturing at HEB, talks about attending BEMA.
Ron Scott, managing director of Bakery and Snacks Manufacturing at HEB, talks about attending BEMA.
Ron Scott, managing director of Bakery and Snacks Manufacturing at HEB, has attended the convention twice. He loves the baking industry's ability to evolve, particularly in terms of workforce, emerging trends, and technology to meet customer needs.
Chef J Michael Melton from Impossible Foods discussed their onsite tasting at NRAS -- National Restaurant Association Show.
Chef J Michael Melton from Impossible Foods discussed their onsite tasting at NRAS -- National Restaurant Association Show.
Chef J Michael Melton from Impossible Foods discussed their onsite tasting at booth 1878 in the South Hall. He highlighted their fully cooked burger patties, which are ready to reheat and serve in various locations. The patties are already available through distributors, and attendees are encouraged to visit their booth for a taste of their products.
Christine Schindler, CEO and Founder of PathSpot
Christine Schindler, CEO and Founder of PathSpot
Christine Schindler, CEO and Founder of PathSpot, discusses their featured product, a hand washing and sanitation hub that detects invisible contamination on employees' hands and uses data to improve food safety culture. They have expanded their offering to include temperature monitoring and real-time auditing for safety, health, and hygiene.
Karl Thorson, the Global Food Safety and Sanitation Manager at General Mills talks about the benefits of attending BEMA.
Karl Thorson, the Global Food Safety and Sanitation Manager at General Mills talks about the benefits of attending BEMA.
Karl Thorson, the Global Food Safety and Sanitation Manager at General Mills, has attended the convention for eight years. He loves working with the baking industry and enjoys the networking opportunities and collaboration, particularly in the field of food safety and sanitation. He is excited to see everyone at the convention.
Introduction Gifty Enright
Introduction Gifty Enright
Gifty Enright is an author, speaker, and women in the workplace expert with over 30 years of corporate experience. Her lecture focuses on gender-based traps that women encounter in the workplace, highlighting the importance of being aware and navigating them effectively. The lecture is interactive, with participation and practice exercises, providing examples and guidance on how to identify these traps and respond to them.
CSCMP EDGE 2023
CSCMP EDGE 2023
Andy Williams encourages people to take advantage of the Labor Day flash sale for CSCMP EDGE 2023 and join him at Booth #339 to discuss how robotics can revolutionize supply chain operations.
Leading to Attract, Retain, Motivate and Inspire Your Employees to Peak Performance
Leading to Attract, Retain, Motivate and Inspire Your Employees to Peak Performance
David Suson will be presenting on how to motivate and inspire employees in order to improve commitment, engagement, and overall performance. He will share case studies and an acronym to help attendees remember and apply these strategies. The presentation aims to help leaders attract, retain, motivate, and inspire employees.
How does a company solve organizational problems to help foster a Lean mindset?
How does a company solve organizational problems to help foster a Lean mindset?
Elena Miller suggests empowering employees to make decisions and hold them accountable, encouraging brainstorming and using A3 thinking as a solution to organizational problems, as it brings surprising results.
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