Schedule of Events

Program of Events

Sunday, August 12

 

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Sponsored by: ECR Software

Full Registrants Only

9:00 a.m.

Independent Retailer Forum

Owners with 5 stores or less

10:30 a.m.

Walmart vs State of Texas:
Q&A with TPSA Attorney

TPSA Retailer Members Only

12:00 p.m.

Trade Show & Hospitality

Catering Sponsored by:

Republic National Distributing Co.

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits



Monday, August 13

 

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast

Sponsored by: Freixenet USA!

Full Registrants

8:30 a.m.

TPSA Membership Meeting

Retail Members Only

10:30 a.m.

“Opening Session: 2018 & Beyond”

General Bentley Nettles, Executive Director, Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

Full Registrants

11:15 a.m.

“All Eyes on Sunset: 2019 Legislative Session”

The Honorable Senfronia Thompson, State Representative

District 141 - Houston

The Honorable Chris Paddie, State Representative

District 9 - Marshall

Full Registrants

12:00 p.m.

Annual Luncheon

Sponsored by: Diageo

Full Registrants

1:45 p.m.

Industry Panel Discussion

Theme: “Navigating the Future”

Speakers:
John Bodnovich, Executive Director, American Beverage Licensees

Craig Purser, President & CEO, National Beer Wholesalers Association

Barkley Stuart, Chairman of the Board, Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Full Registrants Only

6:00 p.m.

5th Annual Cork Pull

Catering Sponsored by: E & J Gallo

Jacket Recommended