NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For business managers and others involved in employee recognition and sales award programs, the New Year is an ideal time to gain fresh perspectives and insights on how to motivate employees and your sales force for profitable results in 2013.
The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) is offering an ideal opportunity to do just that by hosting a value-packed conference, "Connecting Recognition and Rewards to Financial Results" January 16 and 17 in conjunction with the Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Expo at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.
"We're offering an affordable, efficient way to get expert advice from leading incentive and recognition professionals on how to leverage recognition and incentive programs to realize positive financial results," said IMA Executive Director Karen Renk. "In addition to attendance at five idea-rich seminars, the $99 registration fee includes complementary lunch on both days of the conference and access to the PPAI Expo; a showcase of hundreds of brand name products available through the $46 billion incentives market."
Along with two keynote sessions hosted by leading incentive industry professionals, attendees, depending on their fields of interest, may choose from among sessions geared toward employee engagement and recognition, and sessions devoted to sales motivation.
Further information and online registration for the IMA Conference is now available by visiting the IMA's website at www.incentivemarketing.org, and clicking on the "Connecting Recognition and Rewards to Financial Results" registration link.
About the Incentive Marketing Association
Business improves when employees and customers are recognized, rewarded, and engaged through effectively structured programs with defined goals and proven returns. The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) is comprised of the companies who are leaders in the incentive industry. IMA provides education, resources and research to promote the use of incentive programs to the business community and is the umbrella organization for the Global Incentive Council (GIC), the Incentive Gift Card Council (IGCC), the Incentive Manufacturers & Representatives Alliance (IMRA), the Incentive Travel Council, the Performance Improvement Council, the Recognition Council, IMA-Australia Council, IMA-Canada Council and IMA-Europe Council. More information about IMA and the incentive marketplace is available at www.incentivemarketing.org.
About the PPAI Expo
The PPAI Expo is North America's largest international promotional products trade show. The PPAI Expo 2013 will be held Jan. 14-18 in Las Vegas. Last year, the PPAI Expo featured more than 1,340 exhibiting companies presenting more than 100,000 products occupying one million square feet of the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Fore more information, please visit http://expo.ppai.org.
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