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SOCA Annual Meeting in 2024

This year, we are excited to announce that SOCA's annual meeting will be a two-day event, on May 14th and 15th, full of engaging activities designed to enhance your professional skillset. These events are designed to help you network with other business owners and professionals in the community and provide you with all the latest information in the world of commerce. Not only that, but it will be a lot of fun too! 

The first event will be a meet and greet mixer on May 14 from 6 PM to 8 PM. This will be a more casual event that will consist of networking, appetizers, and a cash bar. This event is the perfect place to refine your elevator pitch, discuss the specifics of your industry, or make new connections. 

The second event will be held the following day, May 15 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. This will be the more structured event that will feature keynote presentations and important information that you need to know. 

Now is the time to block out your calendar and make arrangements for SOCA's best annual meeting yet! Keep reading to learn more. 

Quick Fact Sheet for the 2024 SOCA Annual Meeting 

Below is a quick breakdown of the information you need for SOCA's 2024 annual meeting. 

Day One 

Who: Members of SOCA  

What: The SOCA Meet and Greet 

When: May 14th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM 

Where: The Great Wolf Lodge  

2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040 

Why: A casual meet and greet mixer designed to help you get better acquainted with local business owners and professionals. 

Cost of Entry: FREE 

In Summary: This fun mixer at the Great Wolf Lodge will help you get your name out there. Bring your business cards, refine your pitch, and have fun! We have blocked out some rooms if you would like to stay the night and enjoy all that the Great Wolf Lodge has to offer. 

Day Two 

Who: Members of SOCA  

What: The SOCA Annual Meeting for 2024 

When: May 15th from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM 

Where: The Great Wolf Lodge  

2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040 

Why: To learn more about the most recent developments in the world of commerce, to make connections with local professionals, to recognize local chambers for their achievements, and a raffle for prizes and giveaways.  

Cost of Entry: $35 per person 

In Summary: The official annual meeting for SOCA in 2024 is a full-day event. It is designed to provide your business with a bevy of information that you need to thrive in the next calendar year. It is a great opportunity to meet other professionals, learn about new developments, benefits, and ideas, and have fun. There will be three keynote speakers. 


Keynote Speakers on May 15 

Let's look at some keynote speakers who will address the SOCA members on May 15th. 

Drew Dinkelacker: A visionary in the realm of marketing, Drew Dinkelacker is set to enlighten us with his insights on 'AI and the Marketing Flywheel.' As the Owner of Marketing Accelerator, Drew brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, guiding businesses through the dynamic landscape of AI-driven marketing strategies.  

Mark Perone: Prepare to be inspired by Mark Perone, the Owner of Rethink Revenue, as he introduces us to the transformative 'WIN4 Marketing Concept.' With a deep understanding of the evolving marketing landscape, Mark is poised to share invaluable perspectives on driving revenue through innovative marketing approaches.  

Matt Appenzeller: The President/CEO of SOCA, Matt Appenzeller will shed light on 'The Four Critical Challenges Facing Local Chambers of Commerce Today.' With his extensive leadership experience, Matt 

Join Us for the SOCA Annual Meeting in 2024 

This year's SOCA Annual Meeting will be more exciting than ever before. It will be a two-day conference full of information, opportunity, and life-altering connections. For just $35 per person, you get access to a wide range of exclusive perks that you won't find anywhere else. 

Come to Mason on May 14th and stay both days, or stop by the morning of the 15th just for the annual meeting. You can't go wrong however you choose to attend. This is an opportunity you won't want to miss. 

Space is filling up quickly. Reserve your spot now! Click here to purchase your seat at SOCA's Annual Meeting for 2024! 

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