The American Sportfishing Association’s 2018 Sportfishing Summit is the organization’s premier event and it will take place October 9-12 at the Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, S.C.
Pre-registration for the summit ends September 7. After that date, attendees will have to pay on-site rates. Click here for the pre-registration form. Hotel reservations can be made at the online booking link.
ASA board of directors will meet from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday. At 5 p.m, there will be a Summit Newcomers’ welcome/happy hour followed by a Party with a Purpose to recognize SportfishingPAC supporters.
Wednesday’s welcome breakfast will include keynote speaker will be Marcus “The Sales Lion” Sheridan. After lunch, committee meetings will take place. Thursday will start with morning sessions, including a government affairs update and panel discussion about how companies are using recruitment, retention and reactivation best practices to attract new customers. Committee meetings will continue Thursday afternoon.
The summit will wrap up with a general membership meeting on Friday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.