Oklahoma Hotel and Lodging Association - Event Information
OH&LA Member Event
Lodging professionals and industry suppliers are invited to join the OH&LA Board of Directors for an OH&LA Member Event to discuss industry issues and formulate association activities. These discussions will be followed by an educational luncheon.
We hope you'll take this opportunity to get more involved in OH&LA and gather to visit with existing and prospective members. Members are invited to stay for the OH&LA Board of Directors meeting to hear about association and lodging industry activities and initiatives.
Schedule 10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: Member Services Committee Meeting The Member Services Committee is responsible for recruiting and retaining Association members, as well as the strategies associated with those responsibilities including evaluating member value-added programs. This committee is also responsible for planning member activities such as the OH&LA Lodging Summit and Vendor Expo, advising properties on preparation for the Stars of the Industry Awards, educational opportunities for members, and other miscellaneous fundraising and event activities when deemed necessary. Allied Members are especially encouraged to attend this committee meeting to help formulate ideas for the Vendor Expo. Only OH&LA members may vote on committee business.
10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting The Government Affairs Committee is responsible for keeping abreast of proposed or existing legislation that will affect the hospitality industry either locally or nationally. This committee works with the Association Lobbyist and President/CEO in notifying OH&LA members of the status of pending legislation. The committee is also responsible for soliciting personal contributions from to distribute to pro-business political candidates. The ORA PAC is the OH&LA’s State PAC and focuses on state/local political action initiatives. HOTELPAC is the AH&LA’s federal PAC and focuses on national political action initiatives. Members who donate to either PAC must do so with personal funds as dictated by law. Only OH&LA members may vote on committee business.
11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.: Educational Luncheon
1:30 p.m. (or immediately following the luncheon): OH&LA Board of Directors Meeting Although members and guests are invited to attend the board meeting, they are not eligible to vote on board matters, or bring additional business from the floor.
Pricing Members - $50 Non-members - $60 Students - $25