Annual Awards and Team Building Luncheon

When:  Dec 6, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  Capital Area

About the Program

Join us for our Annual Awards Luncheon, which has become a tradition in the Washington DC area. IT Service and Support Managers bring their teams to celebrate their hard work and success throughout the year. You supply your team and we will supply an inspirational speaker, great atmosphere and a three-course meal. There will be time to network with area professionals and meet our Help Desk Analyst and Desktop Support of the Year nominees.

Our keynote speaker is Kaplan Mobray, who is an award-winning author and speaker. We will recognize our HDI Analyst of the Year and Desktop Support Technician Nominees and announce the winner of the Capital Area Analyst and Desktop Support Technician award. The winners will go on to the regional competition, with the Regional Winner being sponsored by Robert Half Technology to attend the HDI Annual conference in Orlando.

Registration Cost

Seating is limited, so be sure to register EARLY to reserve your seats! Registration is only $49.00 per person (over a $60.00 value) and includes a three course meal, coffee, hot tea, iced tea and soda. Registration closes Tuesday, December 4th at 3:00 PM.

Team Discounts

Register 5 team members and receive the 6th registration free by entering the promo code: sixthfree

About the Keynote

Join us this year for an energetic, inspirational, and motivational presentation from one of the nation’s top business speakers, Kaplan Mobray. You do not want to miss this one!

Enjoy a sneak-peek of Kaplan in action discussing “The 10Ks of Personal Branding”.

About the Speaker

Kaplan Mobray

Recognized by Meetings and Conventions Magazine as one of the nation’s top business speakers, Kaplan Mobray is one of the world’s most dynamic and inspirational business speakers and award-winning author of “The 10Ks of Personal Branding”.

Wharton-educated, Kaplan draws from his over 15 years of corporate experience as a successful business executive where he led corporate marketing, advertising, brand development, and workforce diversity initiatives for Fortune 500 companies.

Kaplan has received worldwide acclaim and numerous awards for his leadership and branding insights.

He has been featured on CNN, FOX, Businessweek, The Wall Street Journal, Ad Age and shares his message to NFL players and fans annually at the Super Bowl. Prior to his speaking career Kaplan served as U.S. Diversity Programs Leader at Deloitte. Kaplan also serves on the corporate advisory board of ALPFA, the nation’s largest Latino professional association.

Through his latest venture, Kaplan is revolutionizing high performance online learning with his virtual interactive Kaplan Mobray Leadership Institute. He continues to serve as a consultant to fortune 500 companies and a brand coach to professional athletes.

All of his innovative presentations have been described as life changing events.

In his personal pursuits, Kaplan is a professional saxophone player. Kaplan resides in West Nyack, NY and is active in civic and charitable organizations.


10:30 am to 11:00 am: Registration, Networking, Hors d'Oeuvres
11:00 am to 12:00 pm: Welcome, Lunch Served
12:00 pm to 12:45 pm: Candidate Introductions
12:45 pm pm to 1:00 pm: Break
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm: Keynote - Kaplan Mobray
2:00 pm to 2:15 pm: Break, Dessert and Coffee served
2:15 pm to 3:00 pm: Candidate Introductions
3:00 pm to 3:15 pm: Analyst & Desktop Technician of the Year Winners Announced
3:15 pm to 3:30 pm: Closing Remarks and Prize Drawing **MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN**

About the Location

Martin's Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Greenbelt, MD 20770-3053
phone: (301) 474-8500

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Parking: There is free parking at the Martin's Crosswinds

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Register today for this great event!


Martins Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Greenbelt, MD 20770
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