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Join us at the FPDA/ISD 2016 Joint Summit


The annual FPDA-ISD Summit will be held September 18-21 at the Westin Savannah in Savannah, Georgia.

Planning for the future means making conscious decisions now. At this year’s FPDA Motion & Control Network-International Sealing Distribution Association Summit, the program is filled with the movers and shakers who can help you shape your companies for greater success.

This year, the opportunities for businesses with a global customer base that is now growing at a rate of 50 million to 100 million new customers every year will be explored.  Herb Meyer, former Special Assistant to the Director of Central Intelligence and Vice Chairman of the CIA’s National Intelligence Council, opens the program with his talk on the national security, economic and cultural issues impacting our economy today and in the coming years.

Other guest speakers will help you uncover the secrets to enhance your profit, examine value-added selling techniques, peek into the future of distribution and learn how to create a “culture of excellence” by giving extraordinary customer service.

Sessions offered:

Herb Meyer: Author of How to Analyze Information, The War Against Progress, Real-World Intelligence, and Hard Thinking, and The Cure for Poverty

What in the World is Going On? A Global Intelligence Briefing for CEOs

Dr. Albert Bates: Chairman and President, Profit Planning Group

The Real Profit Drivers: An In-depth Review of What Really Impacts Profit

Getting Serious About Profits

Paul Reilly: Founder and President of Reilly Sales Training

Value Added Selling in a Tough Economy

Jade West: Senior Vice President-Government Relations for National Association of Wholsesaler-Distributors (NAW)

A Lobbyist’s Preview of the 2017 Presidential Administration’s Business Landscape Regulatory/Legislative/Political Outlook

Does it Really Matter?

Frank Hurtte: Founder of River Heights Consulting

Focus on the Future of Fluid Power Distribution

Ross Bernstein: Best-selling author of nearly 50 sports books

The Champion’s Code: Building Relationships through Life Lessons of Integrity and Accountability from the Sports World to the Business World

Join Tribute, Inc. at the joint summit, which is a great benefit of membership in the FPDA/ISD organizations. You have the opportunity to attend excellent sessions with the added bonus of cultivating your network of trusted peers during the educational and social events.

Click here for more information and to register.


Tribute, Inc. is a provider of ERP business management software for industrial distributors and has been a long-time and active member of  FPDA and ISD. Many of our customers serve in these organizations, keeping Tribute at the forefront of the industry. Tribute's flagship product, TrulinX software, has numerous industry-specific features for fluid power and sealing distributors and fabricators.