OPEI's 50th annual meeting

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) announced the list of speakers for their 50th Annual Meeting scheduled for June 20-22, 2002. Four dynamic experts will cover topics ranging from business management to strategic trade show planning, the economy, and global politics. 


Peter W. Schutz, OPEI’s keynoter is former president and CEO of Porsche AG and currently joint owner of Harris and Schutz Inc., a business management consulting firm in Naples, Fla. Speaking on the topic of gaining extraordinary results from ordinary people, Schutz will share his personal experiences as CEO of Porsche AG in achieving such a posture with specific references to the Porsche racing activities in the 1980s.


Dr. Robert M. Gates is a former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, and he is uniquely qualified to assess a world wrought with political instability, terrorism, and economic turmoil. Gates will also assess astounding opportunities in today’s world.


Todd Buchholz is known as an economic speaker and shows audiences how to thrive in a challenging economy and how to gear up for future prosperity.


Steve Miller is a strategic marketing and innovation consultant specializing in the trade show industry. He works with show management to develop better shows and enhance their long-term relationships with exhibitors, as well as helping corporations more profitably exhibit at trade shows.


For more information contact Peggy Douglas at (703) 549-7600.

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