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Annual Meeting (St. Petersburg, FL)

Annual Meeting (St. Petersburg, FL)

Save the date for TTA's Annual Meeting

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 to Friday, December 6, 2019

Event Details

We are excited to announce registration is now open for the                2019 Annual Meeting of The Transformer Association!

Join us at the iconic, Don Cesar Resort, in St. Petersburg, Florida, December 4-6.

Program highlights include presentations on "Evolution of the Transformer Industry", "Temperament Fluency for Leaders"succession planning, economic updates, and pointed technical presentations.

An optional dinner will be held on Wednesday evening, and a golf outing is planned for Friday afternoon. Please click through the links below for detailed meeting information. Be sure to complete your registration and book your sleeping room before October 31.


 Hotel  Activities Speakers 

Sponsorship    Policies

 Registration deadline: October 31


 Attendance Fees

   Member Fees

 1st Attendee   $650
 2nd Attendee   $550
 3rd + Attendee   $450
 Spouse (non-industry)   $200
 Tabletop (supplier mbrs)   $375
 Optional Dinner (Tues)   $69


   Prospective Member Fees

 Manufacturer   $275
 Industry Supplier   $375
 Spouse (non-industry)   $200
 Optional Dinner (Tues)     $69

Prospective Industry Suppliers receive tabletop exhibit space at no additional cost.


Would you like to be a Featured Sponsor at our meeting? Check out the sponsorship opportunities.
Bob Allen
Bob Allen Mr Star Technology, Inc.
David Anderson
David Anderson Mr. Big
David Anderson
David Anderson Mr. Big Retired Precision Inc
Lucas Andrade de Figueiredo
Lucas Andrade de Figueiredo Corfio
Ricardo Andrade de Figueiredo
Ricardo Andrade de Figueiredo Corfio
Gary Bates
Gary Bates Mr. Vishay HiRel Systems LLC
Ken Blasor
Ken Blasor Mr. Ferroxcube USA Inc.
Mike Brady
Mike Brady VP of Sales Magnetics
April Bruffy
April Bruffy Sales Manager CWIEME Americas
Glenn Clouse
Glenn Clouse National Account Manager Essex Wire
Glen Collins
Glen Collins Mr. TSC Ferrite International Co.
Matt Davis
Matt Davis President Nova Magnetics Inc.
Greg Dittrich
Greg Dittrich Mr Essex Brownell
Rod Duhaime
Rod Duhaime Director Of Engineering Roman Manufacturing
William Dull
William Dull President Triad Magnetics
Laila Durban
Laila Durban General Manager Manutech Assembly, Inc.
Clayton Elliott
Clayton Elliott Design Engineering Manager New England Wire Technologies Corp.
James J. Ferraro
James J. Ferraro Mr. Elna Magnetics
Joe Ferraro
Joe Ferraro Mr. Elna Magnetics
Cicero Ferroni Figueiredo
Cicero Ferroni Figueiredo Corfio
James Fischer
James Fischer Micrometals Inc.
Alex Gianaras
Alex Gianaras Mr. Transformer Manufacturers, Inc.
Michael Gibney
Michael Gibney Mr. Lamination Specialties
Michael Gibney
Michael Gibney Mr. UPG
Bill Glass
Bill Glass Magnetics
Frederick Goeckerman
Frederick Goeckerman Mr. Thermik Corp.
Susan Graham
Susan Graham Retiree Elantas PDG, Inc.
Blaine Gray
Blaine Gray Vice President Electronic Craftsmen
Tyee Harpster
Tyee Harpster M. Allstar Magnetics, LLC
Randy Hayes
Randy Hayes Vice President / General Manager Mapes and Sprowl Steel
Gary Hicks
Gary Hicks Mr. Dongan Electric Manufacturing Co.
John Hindle IV
John Hindle IV VP of Operations Hitran Corporation
John Horner
John Horner Mr. Micrometals Inc.
Mike Husman
Mike Husman Mr Vishay HiRel Systems LLC
Doug Hutt
Doug Hutt engineering Hammond Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Kyle Jensen
Kyle Jensen Director of Sales & Marketing Rubadue Wire Co.
Kelly MacKay
Kelly MacKay Director of Sales New England Wire Technologies Corp.
John Meeks
John Meeks Mr. Standex Electronics
Stephanie Melick
Stephanie Melick Ms. Elna Magnetics
Scott Mundfrom
Scott Mundfrom Mr Rubadue Wire Co.
Toby Noblin
Toby Noblin President TC Metal Co.
Abby Oberbeck
Abby Oberbeck National Magnetics Group
Paul B. Oberbeck
Paul B. Oberbeck President 610-867-0200
Paul B. Oberbeck
Paul B. Oberbeck President National Magnetics Group
Vahe Ohanian
Vahe Ohanian Sr. Director of Technical Services MAPES & SPROWL
Eric Persinger
Eric Persinger Reginal Sales Manager - Central US ELANTAS
Eric Persinger
Eric Persinger Reginal Sales Manager - Central US Elantas PDG, Inc.
Robert Prescott
Robert Prescott Mr. M. C. Davis Company, LLC
Anna Randak
Anna Randak Signal Transformer Co.
Mitchell Rhine
Mitchell Rhine Mr. Signal Transformer Co.
Jeff Riley
Jeff Riley Mr. Cogent Power Inc.
John Roessner
John Roessner Elna Magnetics
Bob Ross
Bob Ross VP/GM - UPG Electrical Tempel Steel Company
Bob Smith
Bob Smith Magnetics
Tim Smith
Tim Smith Mr. TSC Ferrite International Co.
Tim Smith
Tim Smith Mr. TSC International
Mitchell R. Steffen
Mitchell R. Steffen Technical Sales & Marketing Manager Rea Magnet Wire Company, Inc.
James Tabbi
James Tabbi Mr. Exxelia RAF Tabtronics LLC
Bruce Thackwray
Bruce Thackwray President Lenco Electronics Inc.
Ralph Tropeano
Ralph Tropeano Mr. Windsor Stevens
Stephen Tuckwell
Stephen Tuckwell VP & EL & WE Business Line Manager Elantas PDG, Inc.
Jimmy Walker
Jimmy Walker Sr. Product Manager EIS, Inc.
Brian Wells
Brian Wells Mr. Cortec Enterprises
Ed West
Ed West President Badger Magnetics, Inc.
Stephen G. White
Stephen G. White Mr. Elektrisola Inc.
Chuck Wild
Chuck Wild Business Manager - Specialized Electronic Products Dexter Magnetic Technologies
Steven Willard
Steven Willard Sales Manager Broomfield
Mark Winkeler
Mark Winkeler Manager - Applications Engineering Elantas PDG, Inc.
Paul Zdanowicz
Paul Zdanowicz Manutech Assembly, Inc.
41 Other Registered Attendees


December 4
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Board of Directors Meeting incl. working lunch
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM IMA Working Group IMA members only
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dinner at Hurricane Seafood Restaurant optional group dinner held offsite
December 5
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast and Networking Breakfast and tabletop exhibits
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM General Session & Presentations Welcome, materials updates, sponsor presentations Temperament Fluency for Leaders | Tracy Spears, Exceptional Leaders Lab
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Networking Break Tabletop exhibits
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Future 4.0... Capitalizing in a Decade of Uncertainty & Disruption | Tom Morrison
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hosted Lunch All members
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Evolution of the Transformer Industry | David Anderson
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Networking Break Tabletop exhibits
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM Business Management Forum Powerful Business Succession: Protecting, Strengthening, and Advancing Your Company | Lee & Terry Resnick, Resnick Associates
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM Technical / Engineering Forum A Technical and Engineering Focus on Transformer Design | George Slama
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Reception & Dinner Onsite dinner at the hotel. All registered attendees and spouses.
December 6
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast and Networking Breakfast and tabletop exhibits
8:30 AM - 8:50 AM TTA Membership Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Economic Update | Alex Chausovsky, ITR Economics
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Golf Outing Bardmoor Golf Club

For More Information:

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