April 18 – 20
Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60601


Welcome & President’s Address 
GAWDA President Jenny McCall

Measurement Tools for Running Your Business 
Lloyd Robinson, AWISCO; Ned Lane, Cee Kay Supply, Inc.; Ned Pontious, Norco

Distributor Owners Roundtables 
Mike Workman, Michael E. Workman Associates LTD

Andy Stawski, Miller Electric Manufacturing Co.

Business and Corporate Integrity 
Mike Workman, Michael E. Workman Associates LTD


The Chicago SMC offered compelling, in-depth, interactive presentations by industry speakers. Sessions included Accountability, Selling & Sales Management, and special roundtable discussions for Young Executives and Distributor Owners.