CIC Midwest Real Scoop Edu-Tradeshow

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 9:30 a.m.—3:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn, 1201 W 94th, Bloomington, MN

10:00 a.m. “Managing Your Communities, Managing Your Life” Keynote: Lisa Marvin, National Speaker and CEO of Essence Property Management. One of the most challenging aspects of managing HOAs or Cooperatives and serving on the board is feeling like we’re on duty 24/7. Marvin shows us how taking care of each aspect of our lives frees us to achieve great things. Praise from attendees: “Your knowledge and passion while you teach are wonderful to listen to and learn from.” “Awesome speaker! Keeps it lively. I learned a ton. And dang, she is funny!!”


11:00 a.m. Off the Rails. Mark Gitleman, President of FirsService Residential, and Thoms Carlson, Esq, Carlson & Associations will use an interactive format to examine both sides of conflicts in HOAs that sometimes lead to preventable lawsuits. 


2:00 p.m. Networking Lunch and Tradeshow.
After lunch, learn about new products, watch demos, and get advice from the experts.


1:30 p.m. The Shape of Water. Presenters include Kent Jones, Encompass; Cullen McDermott, Allstar Construction, and Tony Smith, Smith Jadin Johnson, PLLC We’ll present several cases of water intrusion for our panel to unravel.


2:30 p.m. CIC Midwest Quiz Show. Grab a cocktail or a coffee and watch the fast and funny quiz show full of information and advice. Or be one of the contestants and compete for prizes.


Cocktail Hour. Raffle Prizes Posted. Please pick up your prize at the exhibitor’s table. (You must be present to win.)


Visit our Exhibitors

Arvig MultiWav
Bernick Lifson
Capital Construction
Country Financial
Crest Exteriors
Elysian Construction
Firm Facility Services
Greenstein & Sellers
Hellmuth & Johnson
Minnesota Exteriors
NMC Exteriors & Remodeling
Owen Masonry
Rainbow Treecare
Smith Jadin Johnson
St. Marie Spaces
Stone Valley Painting
TruSeal America
We All Need Food & Water
Window Replacement Company
Wintrust CommunityAdvantage
(and more)


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