Registration open for WAIB Conference in October

Written on: August 3, 2017 by SprayTM

Western Aerosol Information Bureau (WAIB) CONFERENCE

October 8-10, 2017


Embassy Suites by Hilton Napa

1075 California Boulevard, Napa, California, 94559, USA

Room Block Reservations Now Available

Group Code: Wai
Call for reservations 707-253-9540   Online – click here
Rates – Saturday (space limited)

Schedule of Events

Sunday Oct. 8 – Cocktail Reception 4:30-6:00
Monday Oct 9 – 1/2 Day Speakers & Golf , dinner for all
Tuesday Oct 10 – full day speakers and Merryvale Winery


Speaker Program Includes:


Master of Ceremonies:  Bill Auriemma, President & CEO Diversified CPC Intl.


Steve Caldeira, President/CEO, CSPA, – “Collaboration”


Kelly Semrau, Senior VP, SC Johnson, – “Arce for Arce Match to Protect Amazon Rainforest”


Dave Studeman, Principal Brand Strategist & Project Manager, Connector Branding – “Branding”


Rich Dolan, Director R&D, WD40 Company, – “What it does – Why it Works, Lubricants – Solutions”


Eric Dann, President& CEO, Formulated Solutions, –  “Consumer Healthcare Better Living Through Aerosol Convenience”


John Ferring, Chairman, PLZ Aeroscience  – “Solutions for Better Living”


Gus Morales, Director of Strategic Marketing, Sherwin Williams – “Innovation, DIY, Repurpose, Pinterest, Crafting”


Doug Raymond, President, Raymond Regulatory Resources

“Regulator Update”


Dorothy Rothrock, President, CMTA, – “Political Recap – National, State”


Kristin Power, Senior V.P., State Gov’t Relations & Public Policy, CSPA

“California Collaboration”


Howard Ray, Director of Business Development, Clean Earth Inc.

“How are we doing & what do they make from the recycled materials? New Life!”


Mike Thompson, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs. Personal Care Products Council


Tod Lewis, Advanced Market Development Group – “Advocacy on social media – why social media “


David Meagher (Maher), Wine Expert, Killer Wine

Winery Dinner

Merryvale Winery – Merryvale’s Historic Cask Room is often cited as the Napa Valley’s most spectacular setting. Two stories of century-old 2,000 gallon casks line the stone walls and create an unforgettable ambiance.


Chardonnay Golf Club & Vineyards is a 18-hole semi-private golf facility  at the gateway to the world renown Napa Valley wine district.