CPA is pleased to announce the following speakers for the upcoming Spring Meeting in Dana Point, CA.
The keynote presentation will be delivered by Brian Beaulieu, CEO and Chief Economist for ITR Economics during the General Session on Monday, May 2. The presentation will cover current economic indicators and an outlook on the economy and the broader industry. The General Session will begin with welcome remarks by CPA Chairman Steve Carroll of Arauco.
Tuesday’s General Session will include a presentation by John McDonald, CEO of Semihandmade, a lifestyle brand and custom cabinet manufacturer that has been named to Inc. Magazine’s fastest-growing private U.S. companies list each of the last five years. Semihandmade, and its new Boxi line, has been innovative in its origins of making custom fronts for IKEA cabinets. The company excels at creative marketing and social media strategies to specifiers which will be shared during the session.
The Spring Meeting dates are May 1-3 (departure on the 4th) at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott. Hotel reservations can be made at the discounted room rate of $245 through April 8 or until the Marriott room block is full, whichever comes first. The resort fee has been waived for CPA.