Responsible service of alcohol.Attendees will receive a certificate of completion.
Presenter:Robert Foster, SALES Trainer, MN Licensed Beverage Association
Moderator:Darin and Kylene Lehmann, Wadena County
“Analytics 101:How to Measure Success”
Are you using the data you are collecting? Hold onto your seats, Jodi will give you a fast-paced presentation that will focus on the metrics and analytics of your Website, Ticketing and Social Media.She’ll focus on what is useful and what isn’t and how to drive your success!You’ll be ready to race to success after this presentation.
Presenter:Jodi Buresh, CFE and Director of Partnerships, Saffire
Moderator:Don Merkens, MFCF District 9 Director
How to Prepare for Active Shooter Situations
Come and learn some practical ways to prepare and plan for an active shooter situation….and then hope you never need it.
Presenter:Scott Turner, Aitkin County Sheriff - Retired
Moderator:Matt Immel, IAFE Zone 4 Director
Entertainment at fairs comes in many forms - from traditional grandstand shows and free stage entertainment to creative roving entertainment, pop-up performances, parades and talent contests. This session will be a conversation with Renee Alexander, deputy general manager of the Minnesota State Fair. She will discuss the successes and challenges of presenting all types of entertainment in a fair setting. She will also offer some creative solutions for presenting entertainment on a limited budget, plus entertainment marketing tips and tricks.
Presenter:Renee Alexander, MN State Fair Deputy General Manager, Entertainment and
Moderator: Jeff Potter, MFCF District 7 Director
SHARING TABLE: Panel Discussion for Fair Secretaries
Come to this panel discussion, featuring experienced fair secretaries.Bring a question!The MFCF is considering putting together a resource manual for fair secretaries.What would you like to see in it?
Panelists:Kirk Peysar, Aitkin County, MFCF Treasurer and District 6 Director
Chuck Schwartau, Goodhue County
[Confirm] Al Paulson, Clearwater County
Moderator: Raija Gustin, Aitkin County
SHARING TABLE: ByLaws
Bring a copy of your fair’s bylaws and to discuss and review.
Moderators:Jodie Grabarski, MFCF District 4 Director and Ray Erspamer, President MFCF