Held by the American Society of Concrete Contractors, the annual CEO Forum is scheduled for July 29-Aug 1, 2010. This leadership conference, held in Ojai Valley, Calif., offers leading contractors and concrete professionals the opportunity to enhance their business by implementing new business strategies and philosophies. This event includes roundtable discussions, a table-top sponsor area, and four professional speakers who will address ideas and strategies for creating and maintaining a successful business. Attendees include CEOs, presidents, owners, CFOs, vice presidents, and other leaders in the concrete industry.

Featured speakers include:

  • Dave Anderson, president, Dave Anderson Corp., Agoura Hills Calif., presents "Learn to Lead," which teaches the importance of having the right people on your team to execute your vision.
  • Jay Greenspan, founder and chairman, JMJ Associates, Austin, Texas, discusses "Using Culture Change to Sustain an Organization Breakthrough in Safety Performance," an evolution of safety, and the best ways to make your jobsite injury free.
  • Ted Garrison, president, Garrison Associates, Ormond Beach, Fla., presents "Construction 3.0-The New Construction Industry of the 21st Century." This important session evaluates trends in the industry, discusses the significance of having a superior strategy for your business, and reviews the importance of innovative solutions for today's problems.
  • Gary Allhiser, president, Great Visions Consulting, Shawano, Wis., examines "The New Normal" and provides survival strategies including altering business plans to survive the tough economy and prepare for the new "normal" as a result of the economy.

Regular registration for the CEO Forum runs through July 29, with late registration still available on July 30. For more information, or to register, visit www.ascconline.org.