The contagious atmosphere of the Spring Management Conference (SMC) continued among distributors and suppliers where friendships and relationships were renewed in person at the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) Annual Convention (AC) at the Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The AC kicked off with the President’s Welcome Reception poolside at The Broadmoor where many members and their families caught up with old friends and welcomed new first-timers.
GAWDA President Abydee Butler Moore opened the general business session by reiterating her challenge to attendees to gather the ‘take home’ knowledge and value that will justify the investment that companies made in attendance. She challenged attendees to bring that take home value back to their companies and put it into practice. She then repeated the conference theme of ‘Eyes Up’ where GAWDA was successful in keeping its eyes up throughout 2021.
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