CRMA 2012 Annual Conference

Caesar's Palace

CRMA 36th Annual Conference

May 19-21, 2012
Caesar's Palace
Las Vegas, NV

The exciting program is now available (see link below) for the City and Regional Magazine Association's 36h Annual Conference, May 19-21 at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, NV. The program posted below features all the timely offerings in individual tracks planned for CRMA members. Register with this form by April 20 to take advantage of early bird fees.

Conference Organizers

Conference Chair: John Balardo, publisher of Hour Detroit

Tracks will feature customized information in sessions:

  • Editorial Chair: Garrett Graff, editor of The Washingtonian

  • Advertising Chair: Linda Lundeen,  associate publisher of Milwaukee Magazine

  • Art Direction Chair: Steven Banks, design director of LA Magazine

  • Audience Development Chair: Dede Dierkes, circulation director of St. Louis Magazine  and  Co-Chair: Ashley Mulder  circulation manager for Hour Detroit

  • Marketing Chair: Marian Conicella, publisher of Philidelphia Magazine and Co-Chair: Tracy Seng, associate publisher marketing & brand integrated solutions for LA Magazine

Hotel Information

CRMA’s 36h Annual Conference will be held at Caesar's Palace, 3570 Las Vegas Blvd. South in Las Vegas, NV 89109. Click here to reserve a hotel room online or call 866-227-5944 and mention Group Code SCRMA2 for a room rate of $189/night (sgl/dbl). The cut-off to get this discounted rate is April 18, 2012 (or when block sells out).

In addition, there will be an optional Professional Development workshop with Joe Sweeney, managing director of Corporate Financial Advisors, on May 19, and keynote speaker Drew Davis, president of Tipping Point Labs, at a group luncheon. Also, there will be the popular Publications Display, social events, networking with your peers, CRMA Awards Celebratory & Reception Dinner and more.

Publications Display

As always, the Publications Display near the registration desk will be a popular attraction this year. Members are encouraged to ship no more than 75 copies of your magazine to be displayed. Your packages should be shipped to arrive no earlier than seven days before the Conference and must have the following information on the shipping label:

Your Name/Magazine
Hold for CRMA Publications Display, 5/19-21/12
Caesar's Palace Parcel Center
3570 Las Vegas Blvd., South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

702/667-1663

Please be sure you ship your packages in such a way that you can track them and be sure that you have the tracking information with you when you arrive in Las Vegas. Click here for shipping/handling charges and more details.

Exhibitor Details

Here are details on how to exhibit and sponsor at the CRMA Annual Conference.

When shipping, exhibitor packages should be shipped to arrive no earlier than seven days before the Conference and must have the following information on the shipping label:

Caesar's Palace Parcel Center
c/o (Your Name, Company and Check-In Date)
CRMA Exhibitors, 5/19-21/12
3570 Las Vegas Blvd., South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

702/667-1663

Please be sure you ship your packages in such a way that you can track them and be sure that you have the tracking information with you when you arrive in Las Vegas. Click here for shipping/handling charges and more details.

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