2018 Annual Meeting
February 25th – 28th, 2018
Westin Mission Hills, Rancho Mirage, CA
Click here to view the 2017 presentation handouts.
Whova app event code: OPEESA2018
Why Attend the Annual Meeting?
The OPEESA Annual Meeting is designed to allow distributors, manufacturers, and affiliates to network, learn from leading edge speakers, and provide an opportunity to re-charge and refocus.
Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors!
Sheffield Financial provides powerful financing for powerful equipment. Since 1992, we have financed over $10 billion in consumer and commercial retail loans for dealers of most major brand names in the industry. Our innovative variety of financing products, friendly and timely service and quick credit decisions are unmatched in our industry.
Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) is a global inventory financing provider dedicated to delivering best in class solutions, service, and market intelligence to its customers. To learn more visit http://cdf.wf.com
Synchrony Financial is built from GE heritage, tracing our roots to 1932 when GE first offered financing for new appliances. Today, we’re the largest provider of private label credit cards in the United States, based on purchase volume and receivables, and that’s just the beginning.
Honda Engines offers a complete line of small, general purpose engines for commercial, rental industry, and consumer applications. Honda engines supply smooth and dependable power for more than 3,000 different product applications, including pressure washers, lawn mowers, and rescue and construction equipment.
TD Partnership Programs
TD Bank Group® is one of the 10 largest banks in North America. Our business is built on delivering legendary customer experiences that are unique, convenient and hassle-free.
Black Ink Technologies
Black Ink is designed for premier equipment manufacturers, distributors, territory managers, and dealers to deliver more advanced professional customers’ insights.
Blount is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for the forestry, lawn, and garden; farm, ranch, and agriculture; and concrete cutting and finishing markets. Blount is the market leader in manufacturing saw chains and guide bars for chain saws under the brands Oregon and Carlton. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Blount sells its high-quality, innovative products in more than 115 countries through an extensive global distribution network.
Briggs & Stratton
Corporation is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment.
The company is a leader in providing battery-powered outdoor tools for professionals, using a best-in-class 82 volt battery platform.
Husqvarna is a world leader in outdoor power products for forestry, lawn and garden care.
For more than 50 years, MTD has been a leader in designing and building durable, easy-to-use outdoor power equipment. Our family of brands offers award-winning products designed to meet lawn and garden needs for both residential and commercial products.
Schiller Grounds Care
Our mission is to make it easier for grounds care professionals and serious do-it-yourselfers to care for their landscapes and achieve the superior results they demand.
An innovative leader in commercial lawn maintenance technology, dedicated to manufacturing the safest and highest quality lawn equipment in the world.
ARI is a provider of electronic parts catalogs and related technology and services to increase sales and profits for dealers in the manufactured equipment markets.
We provide commercial, rental and residential customers with some of the most reliable turf equipment in the industry.
FIRMAN Power Equipment
We have produced more than 10 million portable generators for the worldwide market, including private label.
Kohler Engines is a global manufacturer of small gasoline, diesel, and petrol engines, serving the lawn and garden, industrial, transportation, agriculture, and light construction markets.
Stens—The Parts Company
Stens is a leader in its industry, priding itself on innovative products, fast service, and great customer care and support. Stens is committed to helping your business run better and ultimately to you being successful.
Worldlawn Power Equipment manufactures outdoor power equipment that currently includes professional commercial mowers, residential lawnmowers and snow throwers.