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April 2019  

President's Report

Viva Fiesta! Viva Alamo NACE! April is here bringing with it a jam-packed event calendar for us industry gurus. I want to thank our Programs team and sponsors for putting on a successful March meeting that hosted Howie Nestel as our speaker. I recently sat with our Programs team and I am excited for the year they are building on education and events. Keep an eye out for announcements on our social media @alamonace on Facebook and Instagram. Also, our Director of Marketing Kelly Palubiak would like to highlight your story. If you want to share your story about your career, please email us! We want our members to teach and tell each other how success is achieved.

Don’t miss out on a great program this coming Tuesday, April 9th at 6PM, as we host LAW & ORDER- NACE! We are excited to have local San Antonio attorneys Aldo Salazar and Olaf Saldivar of DLG Luce & Salazar, in our Alamo NACE Courtroom. Business owners will learn the fundamentals they need to include on their contracts to protect themselves, employees, their business, and sales managers that use contracts from corporate office will better understand the clauses they present to clients. If you would like to have a prepared question addressed, please email [email protected].

Fiesta Medals are here for members! One more reason to come to the April chapter meeting is so you can receive your medal! If you are unable to attend, we will mail them out quickly so you can wear the flare during Fiesta 2019.

I wish each one of you a successful April and Fiesta season for your companies and families. VIVA!

 

Christina L. Alvarado, CPCE

President

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Membership Drive

Contact our VP of Membership, Sonya Villarreal at [email protected] or apply online HERE.  

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Calendar of Events

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Upcoming Meetings

Have you ever wanted to understand the legalities of contracts, without paying high legal fees for simple questions? Join Alamo NACE on April 9th for our next education session--LAW & ORDER: NACE! This dynamic program will get you face to face with two expert San Antonio lawyers, Aldo Salazar and Olaf Saldivar of DLG Luce & Salazar, in our Alamo NACE Courtroom. In the Alamo NACE Courtroom, we will walk you through the essentials you need to know regarding contracts, liability, policies, labor laws and more! Business owners will learn the fundamentals they need to include on their contracts to protect themselves, employees, their business, and sales managers that use contracts from a corporate office will better understand the clauses they present to clients.

Aldo Salazar is a graduate of St. Mary's University School of Law, as well as an alumn of University of Guanajuato School of Law in Guanajuato, Mexico. He has over 14 years of legal experience, practicing in both the United States and Mexico. Prior to joining DLG Luce & Salazar, Mr. Salazar was an associate with a prestigious international law firm, handling both United States and Mexican business and family immigration and naturalization, corporate, contract, real estate, and labor cases. He is a proud member of the Texas State Bar, American Immigration Lawyers Association, and the San Antonio Bar Association.

Olaf Saldivar is also an alumn from St. Mary's University School of Law and the University of Chicago, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. During his time in law school, Mr. Saldivar clerked at DLG Luce & Salazar before being offered an associate position with the company in 2013. With the law firm, he focuses on business and family immigration, naturalization petitions, start-up company formations, contracts, and regulatory compliance matters. Mr. Saldivar is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Mexican American Bar Association, St. Mary's Hispanic Law Alumni Association, and Texas Young Lawyers Association.

Our event will be held at the famous Magnolia Pancake Haus! The Haus will be showing off their finer side with a beautiful dinner and open bar--check out the menu below for more details.

You don't want to miss out on this interactive and highly educational event - REGISTER TODAY to ensure your place in the courtroom!

Do you have a specific question you'd like to ensure we cover during this program? Email us at [email protected] and we will bring it to our Alamo NACE Courtroom and let our lawyers make their statements and close the case.

You will receive 1 CE credit in Contracts and Agreements   

Program Flow

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration & Networking
Open Bar

6:45pm - 7:30pm
Opening Announcements
Plated Dinner

Salad

Baby Iceberg Haus Salad with Grape, Tomatoes, Green Onion, and Queso Fresco topped with Smoked Jalapeno Ranch 

Entreé

Rosemary Lemon Seared Airline Chicken Breast accompanied with Thyme Charred Baby Carrots & Root Vegetable Rice Pilaf served with Rosemary Pan Jus

Dessert

Blueberry Lemon Tart

7:30pm - 8:15pm
Education Program

8:15pm - 8:30pm
Closing Announcements
Event Concludes

Register by Tuesday, March 26th to receive your Early Bird ticket.
Members: $35
Non-Members: $50
Walk-Ins will be taken as space allows

RSVP'S after Wednesday, March 27th and Walk-Ins:
Members: $45
Non-Members: $60

 

CLICK HERE to REGISTER

 

Thank You to our Sponsors

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Event Professional Spotlight

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Call for Committees

 

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Quote of the Month

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CPCE Corner

Is your goal for 2019 to continue to advance your career? Why not consider getting your CPCE Certification?

The Certified Professional in Catering and Events (CPCE) is a nationally recognized program and the mark of excellence for catering and event professionals. The recognition and opportunities that come with a CPCE designation empower you to fast-track your career or business. Obtaining a CPCE designation shows your employer and clients that you have demonstrated experience and expertise, giving you a competitive advantage. The core competencies provide the foundation you need to establish yourself in the catering and events industry and take your career to the next level.

Interested in what the exam entails or ready to study and sit for the exam? Email Stephanie Olivares, CPCE for more information at [email protected] - study group and Fast Track program to come later in 2019!

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