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About the Conference

 

Design Your Success in Seattle with DPHA!

The 2019 Annual DPHA Conference is headed to the Pacific Northwest at the Hyatt Regency Seattle November 7-10. Join your fellow industry peers to submerge yourself in leading educational keynotes, an exclusive showcase with the newest products and plenty of time to network and build business strategies for 2020 and beyond.

Lead Keynotes for 2019:

"Customer Experience is the New Competitive Advantage", presented by David Avrin

"Break the Wheel: How to escape Conventional Thinking to Become the Exception", presented by Jay Acunzo

"Overcoming Confirmation Bias: What Trades Really Want", industry panel from leading PNW designers & remodeling experts

Product Showcase offers the industry's only open forum to obtain quality face time with the movers and shakers in the industry. Exclusive show specials offered to dealers in attendance is just one of the many perks of attendance. Enjoy meals and the highly anticipated cocktail reception among the newest products in the market. 

2019 Showcase Hours-

Friday, November 8th 7:30-9am, Noon-3pm, 5-7:30pm and Saturday, November 9th 8-11:45am

New for 2019! A+D Partnered CEU and Saturday Showcase

DPHA is partnering with the Seattle and Portland design communities to offer complimentary showcase entry on Saturday from 9am-Noon, plus a CEU session following. Connect and engage with the specifiers and designers of the PNW. Designers, click here to register for entry and CEU!

Registration Fees-

Early-bird rate to attend Conference as a member is $825/person and $1,575 per non-member, if reserved by October 8th. Fee includes educational programming, food & beverage during meals on schedule and showcase entry.

 

Professional Development Training Returns to 2019 Conference

Private Breakout on Saturday, November 9th, 1:45-4:45pm

Teresa Allen, an internationally recognized customer service thought leader, will be presenting a dynamic and highly interactive training program for your associates focused on how to build relationships and sales through common sense service! Limited seats available for this exclusive training. Cost is $245 for first year attendees and $395 for those returning. Participants must accompany a full-priced attendee from their company and will follow a modified session schedule. This program begins at the Friday evening cocktail reception starting at 5pm. Saturday's schedule follows the general assembly with a private breakout session with Teresa on Saturday from 1:45 - 4:45pm.

 

Additional Networking with Peers:

Council of Fellows' Seattle Booze + Bites Tour, Wednesday, November 6th departing at 3:30pm

Join DPHA peers on a progressive jaunt through 5 of Seattle's best bars and secret hang-outs. Includes appetizers, cocktails, city history and FUN! This event is additional to your registration and costs $125/person with all proceeds going towards CoF' Scholarship Fund.

Sponsored by Baci & Barber Wilsons.

Amerec Salmon Fishing Trip, Wednesday, November 6th at 6am

Amerec is sponsoring a half-day trip on the Puget Sound fishing for salmon. 18 slots available for $150/angler

Accommodations

DPHA members will enjoy a $199 per night (plus tax) rate during the DPHA Conference at the Hyatt Regency. Reservations may be secured by clicking here before October 6th.

The Program and Showcase Committee, under the astute leadership of Richard Campbell (Belmont Hardware) and Kim Killgore (The Rain Company), have created a program you won't want to miss! 

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2019 Conference Sponsors

We would also like to sincerely thank our 2019 Conference sponsors, whose support remains essential for our success.

Saturday Night Banquet Sponsors

Mountain Plumbing Products logo

 

Ice Luge Sponsors

Hamat USA logo
ICERA logo

Saturday Awards Luncheon Sponsor

California Faucets logo

 

Lanyard Sponsor

Berenson Corporation logo

Key Card Sponsor

Hansgrohe logo

Saturday Bloody Mary Sponsor

Julien logo

Saturday Mimosa Sponsor

Barber Wilson logo

 

Council of Fellows' Food & Wine Tour

Baci by Remcraft logo
Barber Wilsons logo

Salmon Fishing Sponsor

Amerec logo

 

Friday Charging Station Sponsor

AD Decorative Brands logo

Saturday Charging Station Sponsor

Friday Coffee Bar Sponsor

Thermasol logo

Saturday Coffee Bar Sponsor

Thermasol logo

 

Conference Giveaway Sponsors

Infinity Drain logo
Keuco logo
LIXIL Brands logo

 

Breakfast Sponsors

Accurate Lock & Hardware logo
Hastings Tile & Bath logo

 

Friday Night Bar Sponsors

Frank Allart logo
Kartners logo
Lenova logo

Saturday Night Bar Sponsors

DPHA SPONSORS

  • Gold Sponsors
  • Elkay
  • Silver Sponsors
  • Bain Ultra
  • Barber-Wilsons
  • Keuco
  • Lacava
  • Lenova
  • Bronze Sponsors
  • AMBA
  • Americh
  • BACI
  • Blanco
  • California Faucets
  • Fairmont Designs
  • Graff
  • Hamilton Sinkler
  • Hansgrohe
  • Hastings
  • Hydro Systems
  • Jaclo
  • Julien - Home Refinements
  • Kartners
  • Mountain
  • Mr Steam
  • Rohl
  • Top Knobs