save the date for the 2018 leadership summit

April 8-10, 2018
Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa | Austin, TX

NAWLA's Leadership Summit is a three-day educational and networking event where you can grow your business, your knowledge and your network.

Decision-makers from across the forest products industry will build knowledge on relevant management topics and key trends in education sessions and connect with peers through multiple networking events. You will leave with proven best practices, cost-saving measures and new or renewed relationships with customers, prospects and suppliers.

The Leadership Summit is open to all decision makers within the forest products industry, including those from retailers, buying groups, jobbers, and all other segments across the supply chain.

2016 Highlights and Attendee Feedback 

  • Attendees heard from executives in the industry such as Tom Corrick from Boise Cascade, Ted Seraphim from West Fraser and Thomas Mende from Klausner. 
  • 88% met someone new or renewed a relationship that will lead to new business
  • “I met more people and had the time to have meaningful discussions in a relaxed environment.” – Clark Spitzer, COO, Snavely Forest Products
  • 73% of attendees plan on attending the 2017 Leadership Summit