Entrepreneur Meetings / 2011

October 25 – 26, 2011 Atlanta Airport Marriott, Atlanta, GA

Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) held the Eighth Annual Entrepreneur Meeting on October 25 -26, 2011 at the Atlanta Airport Marriott, Atlanta, GA.

  1. Meeting Agenda
  2. CARE’s Past Entrepreneur Meetings

Thank you to our Meeting sponsor:

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Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, October 25
4:00 – 4:30 pm CARE Orientation (CARE History & Overview) – Anthony Cline
4:30 – 5:00 pm Carpet Collections 101- Dee Cassell
5:00 – 6:30 pm Break and Networking
6:30 – 8:30 pm Reception and Networking Dinner
Wednesday, October 26
7:30 – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 am Welcome – Frank Hurd, Georgina SikorskiIntroductions – Frank Hurd

Guests, Attendees, Sponsors

Review Antitrust Guidelines – Frank Hurd

Review Agenda – Georgina Sikorski

8:15 – 9:15 am Session 1CARE Marketplace Forum – Sean Ragiel, CarpetCycle

Material for Sale

Material Sought

Services Available

Services Sought

9:15 – 9:45 am Break and Networking Time
9:45 – 12:00 pm Session 2State of CARE (15 min) – Georgina Sikorski

Pending EPR legislation (30 min) – Frank Hurd

Certified Collector Program (45 min) – Thomas Holland

CEU Revision(15 min) – Georgina Sikorski, Sheri Gorman

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch and Networking Time
1:00 – 2:00 pm Session 3Plastic Industry Panel Discussion (45 min)

How have the drivers changed in 2011/what is the

opportunity/what are the performance requirements/what are

the new technologies or products for the plastics industry

Q&A (15 min)

2:00 – 2:15 pm Break and Networking Time
2:15 – 3:00 pm Session 4 – Entrepreneur Issues SessionEntrepreneur’s Panel

Raise your Questions, Issues, Concerns, Ideas

Entrepreneur Discussion (only entrepreneurs)

3:00 pm Adjourn

Read more about CARE’s past entrepreneur meetings

CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2010
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2009
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2008
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2007
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2006

If you would like to sponsor this meeting in the future please contact Anthony Cline at 706-428-2127.