On Sunday, June 3rd, Port St. Lucie based event-marketing specialists, R.U.N Global, travelled to Jacksonville to attend the Southeast Regional Conference and the firm has returned from the event with a renewed sense of determination.
Hundreds of sales and marketing professionals from all across the southeast of the US, travelled to Jacksonville to attend the eagerly anticipated event. Held at the Lexington Hotel & Conference Center, delegates gathered in the Windward & Starboard Suites for the 12p.m. start time. The day got off to an exciting start with prestigious accolades presented to a number of delegates. The awards were presented by some of the most high profile figures in the US direct sales and marketing industry. Awards given out included Southeast Brand Ambassador, Southeast Comeback Business Owner, Southeast Century Club and Southeast Top Sales.
After the excitement of the awards, delegates were then divided into groups to attend tailored seminars, specifically designed for their level within the industry. Each group was addressed by keynote speakers, some of whom are award winners and some of the most high profile individuals in the industry. The speakers shared their advice and knowledge on a number of subjects, with the objective to help attendees expand their knowledge and skillset and progress their business development.
After the individual seminars had ended, all delegates were brought back together for the final session of the day which commenced with a speech from one of the most successful sales and marketing professionals in the country, followed by a second awards ceremony. The four award categories were; Southeast Rising Star, Southeast Most Improved Business Owner, Southeast Rookie Business Owner of the Year and the highly coveted Southeast Business Owner of the Year.
After the session ended, attendees were invited to a drinks reception in the Ballroom Foyer. This provided a great opportunity for delegates to relax and unwind and socialize in and interact with fellow professionals.
Commenting after the event, CEO at R.U.N Global, Ibram Gaston said;
“This is one of the most inspirational and motivating industry events I have attended. The keynote speakers were phenomenal, and the award winners were inspiring. I can’t wait to get back to work and start to implement some of the information I acquired at this event. I am determined to be among the award winners at the next event.”
Specializing in event marketing for some of the worlds leading brands; R.U.N Global looks to create opportunities for firms to speak and identify with consumers and share experiences. The young firm regularly attends industry events across the county, and they believe they provide invaluable information and networking opportunities with like-minded professionals.