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SSIA Annual Meeting Notice
SSIA's 2018 Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, July 21 at 10 a.m. at the BWI Airport Marriott in Baltimore, MD in conjuction with SSIA's 114th Annual Convention. All members in good standing are invited to attend the annual meeting.
Election of Directors
Elections for SSIA's board of directors will be held during the annual meeting. SSIA's board has nominated the following candidates:
Phil Wadzinski, Pecard Leather Care Company for a three-year term as supplier director
Pat McCabe, Miami Leather Company, for a three-year term as wholesaler director
Todd Roberts,Park Shoe Repair, for a three-year term as repairer director.
Jim McFarland, McFarland's Shoe Repair, for a two-year term as repairer director.
Nominations will also be accepted from the floor at the meeting. Any wholesaler, supplier or repairer member in good standing may place in nomination the name of any person in standing in the same category as the person submitting the name (except him or herself) as a nominee for director. Such nominations must be seconded by a member of the same membership category to be valid.
Click here to download the current issue of Shoe Service, SSIA's newsletter.
Promotional Materials for SSIA Members
SSIA has designed posters and complementary promotional materials based on the theme, "Shoe Repair, It's More than You Think!" Click here to take a look.
T-shirts and hoodies and coffee mugs, oh my. Click here to order your SSIA swag
Silver Cup Awards
Congratulations to the Silver Cup class of 2017. Click here for a list of contest winners.