WFA Convention, featuring the NICA Sysco Marketplace (Reno, NV)
Out West we kick off the year at the Western Fairs Convention, January 19-22, 2020 at the Grand Sierra Resort, Reno, NV.
On Sunday evening, the occasion starts off with the WFA Service Member Bowling Tournament. As a Sponsor, NICA draws winning gift cards throughout the evening and provides the prize money for the winning teams.
As part of the WFA Trade Show, NICA, Sysco, and Source1 Purchasing present the NICA Sysco Marketplace Food Show. Vendors include:
AirGas - Booth #337
Conagra Food Service - Booth #239
First Data - Booth #438
Georgia Pacific Professional - Booth #544
Good Source Solutions - Booth #543
Heritage Bag Company - Booth #336
Idahoan Food - Booth #436
Keurig Dr Pepper - Booth #339
Lamb Weston Holdings - Booth #542
Mars Wrigley Confectionary - Booth #240
Rhino - Booth #538
Smithfield Foods - Booth #237
Source1 Purchasing - Booth #444
Sysco Corporation - Booth #443
Tyson Foods, Inc. - Booth #242
Ventura Foods - Booth #439
Whirley Drinkworks - Booth #338
In addition, the NICA Booth #442 is a hub of activity: selling opportunity tickets, signing up members, answering questions, shaking hands, and hugging.
Educational Workshops are the backbone of Conventions and NICA is involved in several: Promotions That Have a Positive Impact, Tip Jar Roundtable, The Changing Landscape of Commercial Exhibits, What is the Right Mix of Food at Your Fair, and Speak with Confidence and Style. We also host the NICA Membership Meeting with demonstrations and benefit information.
This year’s WFA Convention will be capped off with our own Incoming President, Don Delahoyde, CCE, being inducted into the WFA Hall of Fame. Congratulations!