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When

Monday, July 22, 2019 at 2:30 PM EDT
-to-
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM EDT

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Where

Sonesta Resort 
130 Shipyard Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
 

 
Driving Directions 

Contact

Lillian Link 
Southern Textile Association 
704-215-4543 
llink@southerntextile.org 

Hotel Reservation

Sonesta Resort 
130 Shipyard Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
 

The group room rate is:

$249 Run of House plus $20 Resort Fee plus state & local taxes

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Fiber Buyers and Southern Textile Association 2019 Joint Annual Meeting 

 

Schedule of Events

Sunday, July 21

4:00 - 5:30 PM           Staplcotn Hospitality Suite

Monday
, July 22

2:30 - 4:00 PM          STA Executive Committee Meeting
3:00 - 6:30 PM          Staplcotn Hospitality Suite
4:00 - 5:30 PM          STA Board of Governors Meeting
4:00 - 6:00 PM          Registration
6:00 - 7:00 PM          Reception

Tuesday, July 23

7:00 - 9:00 AM          Registration
7:30 - 8:45 AM          STA Business Breakfast Meeting
                                          
                                                           
9:00 - 11:00 AM        Joint General Session

                                             "Cotton Market Update"
                                             Hank Reichle, President & CEO
                                             Staplcotn

                                           
                                            
                                            "Economic Outlook"
                                             Luke Chandler, Chief Economist
                                             John Deere
                                           
                                                                 
                                            "Growing Your Digital Marketing/Social Media"
  
                                                            Diana Biffl, Digital Marketing Manager
                                             Laire Group Marketing

Door Prizes                          Evans Tindal, Chairman - Door Prize Committee
                                            Highland

12:00 PM                     Golf Tournament, Shipyard Golf Course
1:30 PM                       Beach Social
1:30 PM                       Bingo
5:00 - 6:30 PM             Staplcotn Hospitality Suite
7:00 - 10:30 PM            Reception & Dinner Dance
                                  

Wednesday, July 24

7
:30 - 8:30 AM          Joint General Session - Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 11:00 AM        Joint General Session - Program

                                            "New World of Textiles"
                                             Dr. David Hinks, Dean
                                             Wilson College of Textiles, North Carolina State University

                                             "Trade Update and Washington Environment"
                                             
Kim Glas, President & CEO
                                              National Council of Textile Organizations 

                                             (Additional Speaker TBA)             
                                                                                                                            
                         Door Prizes                     Evans Tindal, Chairman - Door Prize Committee
                                           Highland         
                              
11:00 AM                        Adjourn