Tagged 'PPAI L.E.A.D.'
30. 81.250. 1,000. These numbers are not just data points or talking points of a job well done. They tell a broader story of leadership, commitment, tenacity and creativity. These characteristics and more define the type of LEADers who participated in PPAI’s annual Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.) in May. These LEADers were able to achieve these numbers with little more than hard work and commitment to their industry and their profession. Read More »
PPAI took the industry’s message to Capitol Hill May 25-26 for the seventh annual Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.). More than 80 member volunteers and staff took part, holding nearly 250 visits with legislators and their aides from 30 states to discuss the industry’s interests, while members participating through the virtual fly-in contributed nearly 1,000 emails to their legislators to voice their concerns. Read two members’ feedback. Read More »
Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH) and Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) were honored as the Association’s 2016 Legislators of the Year. The awards were presented in May during PPAI Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.) in Washington, D.C. Read More »
If you’ve had your eye on industry social media or industry news recently, you may have read about the pending launch of a new membership-funded industry lobbying group. I’ve been tracking the comments of dozens of engaged industry professionals supporting PPAI’s legislative and advocacy efforts, and have had dozens more direct emails and calls looking for an official PPAI response. Read More »
PPAI welcomes Joseph Landeros to the staff as its government relations manager. Landeros brings a strong background in public policy and government relations to the Association’s advocacy efforts. Read More »
PPAI leaders travel to Washington, D.C. next week to meet with members of Congress and federal agencies for the sixth annual PPAI L.E.A.D. (Legislative Education and Action Day). During the week, Association staff and Board Chair Rick Brenner, MAS, will lead a group of nearly 80 industry professionals to hold approximately 250 meetings with senators, congressional representatives and legislative staff to discuss pending legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. Read More »
PPAI is now accepting applications for L.E.A.D. 2015. On May 20-21, 2015, PPAI members and staff will meet with senators, congressional representatives and their legislative staffs on Capitol Hill to discuss pending legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. Read More »