|11/29/2011 at 08:59 AM|
The 32nd Annual International Convention was held September 19th-21st, at the Aventura Spa Palace Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico. The theme of the convention was “21st Century Barter the Engine for Today’s Economy”.
The program featured the key note speaker, Richard C. Cook, who was an analyst for 21 years with the U.S. Treasury Department and the noted author of “Challenger Revealed”, his memoirs of the 1986 NASA tragedy. The topics of the convention focused on “Social Media and the Barter Industry”, Maximizing Universal Currency “UC” for your Exchange, and Sales and Broker sessions.
Florida Barter was represented by Scott M Whitmer, Cathy Lagrange and Patty Weston. Cathy earned the prestigious “Certified Trade Broker designation, CTB. Patty and Scott were recognized with the “IRTA Global Board Appreciation Award”, for outstanding service to IRTA and UC. Congratulations!
Florida Barter was the proud Silver Sponsor of the convention. Over 110 delegates representing 60 companies and 20 countries were in attendance.