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Join us for the Annual Cooperative Issues Forum

April 24, 2017

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Co-hosted by the NCBA CLUSA, Cooperative Development Foundation, and Cooperatives for a Better World, the Cooperative Issues Forum will highlight cooperatives leading with their co-op identity and honor the 2017 inductees into the Cooperative Hall of Fame. The event will focus on the cooperative business model as a disruptor, differentiator, and change agent in our businesses, lives, and communities. Cross-sector success stories, the marketing advantages of cooperatives, and creative Principle Six strategies for successful cooperation among co-ops will be shared.

The afternoon program will include:

  • Keynote Presentation, “Unexpected Opportunity”
    • Howard Brodsky, Chairman of CBW & CEO of CCA Global Partners
  • Co-op Marketing Panel, “The Edge: Marketing Co-op Identity
    • Cabot Creamery Co-operative, CCA Global Partners, Finn Partners Marketing, & REI Co-op

You don’t want to miss out!

  • Learn: Strategies & examples from co-ops leading with their identity.
  • Take action: Leave with unique actions to improve cooperation in your life, at your co-op, and in your community.
  • Hear it first: Be present as a new 2017 cooperative opportunity kicks off!

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Also consider:

The Cooperative Hall of Fame Reception & Dinner

  • Honoring the 2017 inductees, the Cooperative Hall of Fame Reception and Dinner will follow the Issues Forum at 6 pm.

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