Back To Our Roots

Back To Our Roots

The ASCA’s 2020 Executive Summit returns to The Sunshine State and will be held at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort July 29-31.

March 4, 2020

Never ones to rest on our laurels, over the years the ASCA has tried a number of different approaches and configurations to satisfy the needs of the professional snow and ice management industry for meaningful


educational and networking opportunities.

This year we are excited to merge our Snow Show educational sessions into our Executive Summit 2.0 format. These highly attended and much desired sessions focused on best practices, operational standards, reducing risk and growing business have long been the highlight of the Snow Show. These sessions will be held in conjunction with the Executive Summit sessions. Beginning on July 29th and running through July 31st we will have a mix of panel discussions and individual presentations from industry experts on how to better your snow business. This will add a new dynamic to the high-level networking and provide an opportunity maximize the learning environment.

As always,ASCA’s Executive Summit 2.0 is the premier conference in the snow and ice management industry. Featuring high-value education and networking for business owners, Executive Summit 2.0 provides attendees an opportunity experience the topics that are critical to running a successful small business today.  This year we are excited to announce our speaker line-up featuring some of the most relevant topics to help you better manage your business.


John Ward will be presenting a half-day workshop on EOS (Entrepreneurial Operating Systems). EOS is one of the hottest topics in small today. EOS, the Entrepreneurial Operating System, is a complete set of simple concepts and practical tools that has helped thousands of entrepreneurs get what they want from their businesses. John not only speaks on EOS, but spends most of his days consulting with business owners to help them implement EOS into their businesses.

Jim Canfield is a consultant, speaker and author. Jim works daily with business leaders to help them set their direction of their company and implement the right systems and metrics to ensure success. Jim’s presentation will provide attendees with an in-depth look a practical management tools to ensure your company’s success.

Tom Gimbel is an expert on hiring, careers and company culture, contributing to Inc., Fortune and The Wall Street Journal. Gimbel appears frequently on CNBC Squawk Box, TODAY, Fox Business Network, and in The New York Times, and Entrepreneur magazine, among others. Tom’s will help you understand HR in your company and provide you tips on how to better hire, train and retain employees.  

Lastly, we're very excited that the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort will be playing host to this year's event. Located just a short car ride from Jacksonville in Fernandina Beach, Fla., the luxurious oceanfront

accommodation will be the perfect environment for a few days of high-level education and quality networking with your industry peers.

While more conference details will be rolled out in the days to come, CLICK HERE for registration information.

As always, feel free to reach out to me with any questions about Executive Summit 2.0, and I'm looking forward to seeing you at Amelia Island in late July.

Kevin Gilbride is the Executive Director of the Accredited Snow Contractors Association.