This summer, the Seattle Space Needle will point the way to the debt collection industry’s largest event of the year, the ACA International Convention & Expo.
The ACA International’s yearly event operates as the debt collection industry’s focal point for innovative ideas, products and services. Collection agencies, collection attorneys, creditors and other professionals will take part in the convention scheduled Saturday, July 15 through Tuesday, July 18 at the Washington State Convention Center. ACA International continues to provide essential insight and resources for all debt collection professionals throughout the United States.
Sessions in Seattle
Explore various facets of debt collections with knowledgeable speakers whose presentations will motivate and inspire you.
On Saturday, tee off day one surrounded by stunning Seattle scenery with a round of golf at Newcastle’s Coal Creek course. At the Sheraton Seattle, complete the first step towards ACA’s Professional Practice Management System Certification with an 8 – hour PPMS training course. Acquire tools to improve daily business operations and provide your company “a foundation for developing, implementing and adhering to professional practices and policies.”
On Sunday, follow AHA’s forum and two add-on seminars to identify and perform effective leadership. First, learn to inspire teams through analyzing strengths, understanding diverse working styles, and encouraging cooperation at Building High Performing Teams seminar. For first-time unit leaders and experienced professionals, the Unit Leadership Forum will present best practices to improve unit operations. Last, learn how to hire the right applicant for an open collector position with the scenario- based seminar Successful Hiring Strategies.
On Monday and Tuesday, ACA presents Concurrent & Legal Sessions 1 – 8 with speakers to be announced.
Attendees, exhibitors and sponsors will collect in the exhibit hall to discover and share the latest practices and technologies. With 45 vendors and counting, businesses that register booth staff by May 26 can save on registration fees.
Special Events for Debt Collection Industry
At the Museum of Pop Culture on Monday night, wander through select exhibits displaying collections and interactive technologies.
In opening general session Lessons From the Miracle on the Hudson, U.S. Airways Co-Pilot Jeff Skiles will share personal insight on how to rise to success when faced with the unexpected.
ACA International’s four-day event concludes with a toast by ACA President Rick Perr at the President’s Closing Celebration.
New insight to business success is always a cause for celebration. Optio Solutions assists businesses in achieving success with debt recovery services. Contact us today to learn more and discuss a personalized plan for your business.