**CANCELLED** CLA Connect LIVE PLUS – Iowa
April 7 @ 6:00 pm - April 8 @ 2:30 pm
Agenda for April 7th – April 8th, 2020
CLA Connect LIVE Plus is a new meeting concept that builds off the CLA Connect LIVE local events with more robust programming. The new Plus format will offer a full day of educational programming with a networking reception the evening before. All laundry professionals are welcome to attend, but specifically those residing in Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.
Tuesday April 7th
- 6:00pm – 8:00pm Evening Reception w/ light appetizers and cash bar
Wednesday April 8th
- 8:00am – 8:45am Breakfast
- 8:45am – 9:00am Welcome and opening remarks
- 9:00am – 10:00am Best Practices of the Best Operators presented by Brian Grell, Executive Vice President, Eastern Funding.
- 10:00am – 10:30am Break
- 10:30am – 12:00pm Session 2 (panel discussion TBD)
- 12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
- 1:00pm – 2:00pm Session 3 (TBD)
- 2:00pm – 2:15pm Closing remarks
Best Practices of the Best Operators
Brian will highlight best practices from some of the industry’s best operators. In his high energy presentation, Brian will share real-life examples of laundries that have been transformed from Zombiemats to top-performing stores. More importantly, he will show potential investors and laundry owners that they too can become great operators by embracing change. Attendees should come prepared to have their laundry business questions answered in the Q+A portion of his presentation.
At the end of the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions and share ideas with your peers.