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2015 Agenda

The Doster Center will open at 8:00 am and the meeting will begin at 9:00 am. on both Friday and Saturday, June 12th and 13th. The current Agenda for 2015 is shown below and is subject to change

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Friday, June 12, 2015

8:00 AM     Arrive & Vendor Set-Up – Brunch – Dispense Co-Op Items – Grab Your Goodie Bag!
9:00            Opening Remarks, Introductions – Welcome Soapers!
9:15             The Secret of Branding – Lela Barker, Keynote Speaker
10:15           Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes (Warm-up round)
10:45           Alternative Liquids in Soapmaking – Anne Marie Faiola
11:45           Break / Vendor spotlight
12:00          Lunch & Vendor Shopping – Plantation House
1:00            15 Minutes of Fame
1:15             Oil Infusions – Michelle Rhoades
2:00            Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes (Warm-up round)
2:15             Sell Your Suds! Soap Selling Tips for Introverts – Elin Criswell
3:00            Break
3:15             Formulating Custom Emulsions – Deborah Bruijn
4:00            Closing Remarks
4:15            Annual Meeting – Elections
5:00             Building Closes

Saturday, June 13, 2015

8:30 AM     Arrival, Settle In, Early Shopping, Brunch, Drop swap goodies off at table!
9:00            Opening Remarks
9:15             How to Build a Social Media Plan From the Ground Up – Anne Marie Faiola
10:00          Break / Vendor Spotlight
10:15           To Be Announced
11:00          Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes – Grab swap goodies!
11:15           Q & A Session
12:00          Lunch & Vendor Shopping – Plantation House
1:00            Bubble Bars, Scoops & Cupcake Toppings – Deborah Bruijn
2:00            Break Vendor Shopping – Doorprizes
2:30            It’s All About the Bling, Booth Design – Michelle Rhoades
3:30            Making you Own Makeup – Amanda Stott
4:15            Final Doorprizes (The Biggies!) – Closing Remarks, Break Down, Cleanup

That’s All Folks! Y’all come back now, ya hear??

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