The Networking Event of the Year

October 22-24, 2017

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA

Member-Only Rate: $2,295

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ASI Power Summit

The ASI® Power Summit is an extensive networking opportunity and the annual gathering of the most powerful decision-makers and industry leaders from promotional product companies of all sizes to:

  • Meet those hard-to-nail down people you can never seem to get on the phone
  • Form collaborative relationships through round-table discussions and planned activities
  • Learn from speakers working for the world's most recognizable brands
  • Develop action plans for the year ahead
  • Discuss the current state and future of the industry
  • Earn 15 BASI/MASI points


Jacques Panis
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Amanda Johns Vaden
Southwestern Consulting
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Chris Gomez
Afterburner Inc.
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Jill Albers
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Bill Korowitz
The Magnet Group
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Kindra Hall
Telzall LLC
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Craig Nadel
Jack Nadel International
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Ashley Crowder
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Jill Albers
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Karen Sorota
World Emblem
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Ira Neaman
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Bill Korowitz
Magnet LLC
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Steve Levschuk
Talbot Marketing
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Robert Fiveash
Brand Fuel
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Which of the industry’s most powerful decision-makers will you network with at the Power Summit?

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Lock in the member-only rate of $2,295. This fee includes the cost for the event, meals and recreational activities.

Reserve your hotel by clicking here. Room rates are $239/night plus 13% tax. Group rate can not be guaranteed after September 20, 2017.

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*Registrants are required to cancel their own hotel reservations. Group rate can not be guaranteed after September 20, 2017.

Why I’ll Always Attend the Power Summit

Enjoy Yourself & Network with Industry Leaders

This year, the ASI Power Summit will be held at the breathtaking Rancho Bernardo Inn.

  • 18-hole championship golf course
  • Luxurious resort spa
  • Close to Sea World & the San Diego Zoo
  • Minutes from beautiful Southern California beaches

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9:00 a.m. Depart the Rancho Bernardo Inn

9:45 a.m. Arrive La Jolla – overview of kayaking equipment

10:00 a.m. Begin kayaking tour

12:00 a.m. End kayaking tour

12:15 a.m. Depart La Jolla

1:00 p.m. Return to the Rancho Bernardo Inn

18-hole Championship
Golf Course

The Rancho Bernardo Inn golf course was rated 9 out of 10 by the U-T San Diego! Recently renovated, the 18-Hole San Diego Championship Golf has hosted both PGA and LPGA events and continues to present golfers of all skill levels with a challenging and rewarding day on the course. The new putting surfaces receive daily rave for turf quality and their new challenging enhancements. After 50 historic years, the golf course continues to be a favorite among San Diego golfers as well as travelers from around the world.


9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Sunday, October 22, 2017

11:00 a.m.

Registration Open

4:00 p.m.

Group Photo

4:30 p.m.


5:45 p.m.


6:10 p.m.

Welcome Remarks from Tim Andrews

8:00 p.m.

Coffee, Cocktails and Convos by the fire pits

Monday, October 23, 2017

8:00 a.m.


Opening Remarks: Tim Andrews, ASI’s president/CEO

Keynote with Kindra Hall: How to Keep Your Company’s Brand Relevant in a Changing Business Environment

Success Strategies to Reinvent Your Brand

How to Handle Increased Demands on Suppliers & Distributors

10:30 a.m.

Coffee Break

Q&A with Jacques Panis, CEO of Shinola

Deep Dive: Three Hot, New Emerging Markets

The Effects of the U.S. Economy on the Promo Industry

Agents of Change: New Business Models for a Shifting Market

12:30 p.m.


Using Holograms to Gain Market Share

Rise of the Robots

Generations and Gender: How to Understand & Sell to Each Group Successfully

Escape the Hotel team building exercise

6:00 p.m.

Networking/Cocktail Reception

7:00 p.m.

Power 50 Dinner

9:00 p.m.

After party in the bar (onsite at Rancho Bernardo)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast and Chris Gomez keynote: How to Grow Your Business By Embracing Change

9:00 a.m.

Departure for La Jolla canyons kayaking and/or golf

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Rancho Bernardo Inn
17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128

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