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Event Date Wed Jul 25 EDT - Thu Sep 27 EDT (over 3 years ago)
Region Americas
Details

Thank you for attending this year's conference for three days of networking, guest speakers, vendor exhibits, and educational advancement.

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) established in 1952, is an international, nonprofit association, headquartered in Austin, Texas, USA, with offices in Hong Kong, United Kingdom and the Netherlands. HFTP is recognized as the spokes group for the finance and technology segments of the hospitality industry with members and stakeholders spanning across the globe. HFTP uniquely understands the industry's pressing issues and assists its stakeholders in finding solutions to their challenges more efficiently than any organization. It does this via its expert networks, research, certification programs, information resources and conferences/events such as HITEC. HFTP also owns the world's only hospitality-specific search engine, PineappleSearch.com

Speakers

2018 Speakers:

Susan Anger
Director of Litigation at Zenith Insurance in Florida

John Augustine
Senior Vice President of Business Development for WellNet

Nicholas J. “Nick” Bollettieri
The most influential people in the world of tennis and a legend who has transcended the sport.

Bill Boothe
President, The Boothe Group, LLC

James (Jim) F Bos
CPBA, CPVA, CPTA, CIC President

Jennifer B. Compton
Partner, Labor & Employment Practice Co-Administrator

Daniel N. Conti Jr.
CHAE, CAM

R. Kevin Cross
CPA, MST, EA

Cindy Cruz
CPA, CIA

Robert Davis
CLTC, CLU

Dave Elder
Senior Director – State and Local Tax

Gail E. Farb
Counsel

LuAnn Giovannelli
CCM, CAM, COO/General Manager, Bay Colony Community Association

Sandy Hillard
Special Agent

Dr. Leon “Lee” Hoke
Professor of economics, The University of Tampa

Bill Jelen
The host of MrExcel

Rob Krug
Senior Security Solution Architect for SonicWall

Adam K. Lopatin
Senior Vice President Property & Casualty, USI Insurance

Paul Marshall
Managing Director – Active Shooter / Workplace Violence / Crisis Management

Robin Michael
Director of Sales – FL Region, Northstar

Victoria Motes, CISA
Manager in PwC’s

Thomas Noyes
General Manager/Coo at Plantation Golf and Country Club

Keith Pabian
Founding Partner of Pabian Law, LLC

W. Jan Pietruszka
Partner, Labor & Employment Practice Co-Administrator

Kevin F. Reilly
J.D., CPA, CGMA

Alfred Roush
Esq., SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Thomas G. Smith, CHAE
Chief Business Officer at the Imperial Golf Club in Naples, FL.

Patricia Staebler, SRA, RS
Expert for: Insurance Appraisals, Reserve Studies, Cost Segregation Analysis, Pre-Construction Consulting, Commercial Due Diligence, Site Selection, and Highest and Best Use and Market Analysis

Denise Torres
Financial Examiner II with the Office of Financial Regulation – Securities Division

Clare Vazquez-Peace
Human Resource Consultant in the Boca Raton, Florida office of CertiPay

Nicholas von Hofen
General Manager of Collier's Reserve

Rob Wagner
Executive Vice President, Brown & Brown

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors and Partners:

OPENING RECEPTION SPONSOR:
• HFTP

CASINO NIGHT SPONSOR:
• NORTHSTAR LEADING THE WAY

EDUCATION PRESENTING SPONSOR:
• RSM

KEYNOTE SPEAKER SPONSORS:
• Brown & Brown INSURANCE
• USI

LUNCH SPONOSRS:
• POST
• SUPLEE SHEA CRAMER & ROCKLEIN, P.A

DJ & PHOTOBOOTH SPONSOR:
• SOUTHTECH

EDUCATIONAL SESSION SPONSORS:
• FIFTH THIRD BANK
• THE GASPARILLA INN & CLUB
• VGM CLUB
• HFTP
• TheZenith

REFRESHMENT BREAK SPONSORS:
• Lawman Benefits Consulting, Inc.
• BALDWIN
• ClubPay

REGISTRATION BAG AND NAME BADGE LANYARD SPONSOR:
• CBIZ