Americas Glass Association Glass Expo Opens in California
|AGA chairperson Barbara Haynes and AGA president
Donn Harter open Americas Glass Association's 27th annual event.
Glass Expo '06, sponsored by Americas Glass Association (AGA), opened
today at the Anaheim Convention Center with a series of vigorous seminars
and two-day trade show. AGA president Donn Harter opened the event with
a rousing reflection of its 27 years in existence.
"We've got a lot more exciting news to come in the days ahead,"
said Harter as the event is expected to expand nationally next year.
Attendees were able to choose from a wide variety of presentations. Keynote
speaker Sarita Maybin led an interactive seminar that was both motivation
and practical. Entitled " Adapting, Succeeding and Thriving in the
Workplace," it helped remind the owners and managers in the audience
about managing and motivitating employees and how to learn to thrive on
Sessions today include customer communication, design loads, components
and cladding, and understand the insurance labyrinth. Seminars are being
offered for both automotive and architectural shops. The trade show runs
11-5 today and 10-4 on Saturday. Onsite registration is available.