100% Wet Cleaning Dry To Dry
SUNDAY, Sept 14
10:00am – 2:00pm
What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You
WEDNESDAY, May 21
6:30pm – 9:00pm
Customer Service Trends for 2014
WEDNESDAY, March 19
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13m 2013 6:30pm – 8:30pm
held at Parker Boiler
Meal provided by: KOMODO FOOD TRUCK (http://www.komodofood.com) FREE for all members. Non-members $20.00 5930 Bandini Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90040 Click here for Yahoo Map sponsored by WYATT-BENNETT Equipment Co., Inc.
September 18, 2013
As Seen at “Clean 2013” – New Orleans
THIS IS A FASCINATING LOOK AT 5 GENERATIONS OF AMERICAN SPENDING HABITS OVER THE PAST 100 YEARS. ATTEND THIS VERY WORTHWHILE EVENING AND YOU WILL UNDOUBTEDLY AGREE THAT… “THE FUTURE’S SO BRIGHT, I GOTTA WEAR SHADES!”
July 21, 2013
Advanced Stain Removal and Cleaning Techniques Fun Educational-Packed Program for Owners and Your Staff
Presented by Jeff Schwarz and Dan Pollock
Sunday, July 21st, 10AM – 2PM US Western Multitech Inc. (Freeway Close) 1261 N. Patt. St. Anaheim, CA 92801
Cost: Members – $35; 1st Person – $20 Additional Employees • Non-Members – $75pp (Including Lunch)
May 19, 2013
Enhancing Your Performance Presented by Len Guida
A great seminar for owners, managers & CSRs!
January 23, 2013
For the Record Improving Efficencies & Productivity Seminar
With Jane C. Zellers, CED, consultant, lecturer and former owner of dry-cleaning establishments.Jane’s seminars provide her audiences with a comprehensive learning experience to take back to their jobs. “My goal is for each person to have the knowledge and confidence to handle routine problems as they arise,” she says. Her lectures and training programs have taken her across the United States and as far as England, Australia and New Zealand.
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November 13, 2012
3rd Annual Best Idea Competition
First prize: $150
Second prize: $100
Your peers will judge the winners!
Share – Learn – Be stimulated
September 23, 2012
How to Emerge From the Recession More $Profitable$ Than Ever
Presenter: Diana Vollmer (Managing Director – Methods for Management)
May 15, 2012
The Power of Email Marketing
Cameron Pashak (Presenter & Constant Contact Local Expert)
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Email is the most cost-effective, targetted, trackable, and efficient way to build and maintain relationships in all types of business and organizations.
March 11, 2012
Developing Your Communication Skills
Presenter: Len Guida (Certified Trainer)
January 25, 2012
Top Ten Secret Tips on Finishing and Spotting
Presenter: Brian Johnson
(Director of Training & Technical Services, Drycleaning and Laundry Institute)
November 9, 2011
3rd Annual Best Idea Competition
Bring your best idea in cost cutting, marketing, sales, production or …
Your peers will judge the winners!
Share! Learn! Be Stimulated!
September 21, 2011
Minimize Your Taxes & Prevent Lawsuits
July 23 and July 24
Touch the Future of Drycleaning
Chris White of Kreussler Inc on SystemK4
11:00 am & 3:00 pm both days
Tom Sheridan of Union Multisolvent Machine Maintenance
May 11, 2011
Bob Clarke – Innovative Marketing
Al Lewis – Internet Marketing
November 17, 2010
2nd Annual Best Idea Competition
Bring your best idea in cost cutting, marketing, sales or production. Your peers will judge the winners! Share – Learn – Be Stimulated
July 11, 2010
Diversifying Your Business
May 20, 2010
The Mystery of Pricing
(2nd in a Series)
March 11, 2010
Discover the Power of Social Networking
(1st in a Series)
If you aren’t already using the social networking business strategy, you are missing out on a relatively inexpensive yet highly effective marketing tool. Come join Sandra Giarde, CAE (former Exec. Dir. of California Cleaners Association) for a crash-course to this social phenomenon. Bring your laptop to get the most out of the session.
Help Maintain Peak Performance Out of Your Machines
January 24, 2010
An introductory class that teaches dry cleaner operators the mechanical, technical and electrical setup of all types of drycleaning machines. It is meant to help operators maintain their dry cleaning machines and expand their knowledge of dry cleaning methods.
December 16, 2009
Round Table Discussion
Your Best Cost-Cutting
(6th and last in a Series)
“Best idea that you have implemented in the down turn economy.” Bring your idea and win $250 for the best idea. There will be raffle prizes and round table discussions.
Don’t miss this Last and best meeting of the series.
September 16, 2009
How to Set Yourself Apart in a Down Economy
(5th in a Series)
If you were to tell a friend or business colleague why they needed to use your dry cleaning store instead of another, …what would you tell them? Our guest speaker is Peter Monaghan, owner of SELLability Sales & Marketing Training.
For the last 18 years Peter has created and supervised 1000’s of marketing programs for small business owners as a principal in one of the country’s largest direct marketing companies. He recently founded SELLability and will be speaking and answering questions on the subject.
July 22, 2009
Place: Steven’s Steakhouse
Unconventional Wisdom in an Ever-Changing Economy
(4th in a Series)
Speaker: Barry Gershenson
June 10thPlace: Steven’s Steakhouse
Marketing in a Down Economy
(3rd in a Series)
Cutting Labor Costs
Speaker: Ted Barry
Date: April 26, 2009
Time: 10:00 – 2:00
Milt & Edie’s Drycleaners
4021 W. Alameda Ave.
Burbank, CA 91505
Registration: Call 1-877-445-2322
Reservations are a must! Seating is limited.
The So Cal Cleaners Association understands these tough economic times & have decided to hold a series of meetings throughout 2009 addressing this topic. These meetings are a must to cut costs, thrive & even grow, yes GROW in down times.
This is the focus of ALL our seminars All 2009 long.
How to cut Costs
Wed February 18th 2009, 6:30pm Cocktails, Dinner Meeting Follows
Stevens Steak House
5332 Stevens Place,
Commerce, CA 90040
Includes Dinner & ideas to make YOU more $$$
Pay $200.00 for all 6 bi-monthly meetings for the year
Save $70.00. That’s Smart J !!!
Call 1-877-445-2322 for reservations. Seating is limited
Each meeting will build up to next bi-monthly seminar. Other meetings will address topics such as: Coming up with your USP (Unique Selling Proposition), Websites & online marketing, Yellow Pages worth it? Rebates from Utilities, Using your Database, How to market without spending a dime,// Training counterpersons, member requested topics, basically, being a better drycleaner.
One Day Seminar:
Plant Automation For Today’s Profitable Dry Cleaner
See Live Demonstration Using Automation to Increase Production,
Reduce Labor & More
WHEN: Sunday Nov 4th ’07
WHERE: Kona Cleaners, 333 E. 17TH St, Costa Mesa CA 92627
TIME: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lunch included
COST: $45 Members/$99 Non-members