(Wood Dale, IL, January 26, 2010) – Insights: The Property Restoration Industry Conference and Trade Show wrapped up its most successful event to date on Wednesday January 20, 2010. Insights® 2010 was held from January 17 - 20, 2010 at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, Florida. The record number of attendees included key decision makers from the most successful contractors in the restoration industry.
The pre-conference trainings which began on January 17 included an Advanced Drying Seminar led by Ken Larsen, Director of the Restoration Leadership Institute, and an EPA certified class in Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting taught by Michael Pinto of WonderMakers.
Keynote speaker Simon Bailey opened the general session with an invigorating presentation entitledIgniting Brilliance in Times of Change. He was be followed by Spiderman Mulholland who spoke on the issues surrounding Chinese Drywall. The other general sessions included:Human Resource Legalities Today, Five Characteristics to Success, Exit Strategies for Your Business, The Business is a Result of the Owner’s Thinking, Are You Practicing On Your CustomersandAre You a Whiner or a Winner.
With a sold-out exhibit floor, attendees were able to peruse an extensive tradeshow with exhibitors that included restoration equipment vendors, business service providers, key industry publications and the industry’s largest trade association.
“Insights 2010 was undoubtedly the most successful and highly attended show to date,” said Dan Cassara, National Conference Director for Insights. “We are now beginning the process of preparing for Insights 2011 which will take place in San Diego, California at the Manchester Grand Hyatt. This event is expected to bring well over 750 restoration professionals, feature 126 exhibits, and will include additional trainings and education opportunities.”
Insights provides companies the opportunity to be face to face with key industry decision makers from North America's most prominent firms who are in need of equipment, supplies, and services. For more information on Insights 2011: The Property Restoration Conference & Trade Show, visit www.insightsconference.com or contact Insights toll free at (877) 741-SHOW (7469).