First 2016 event     DATE:




Senior Living | Long Term Care Panel Discussion


Panel Thought Leader #1 - Dr. Joann Bliss, Executive Director and Founder Center for Clinical and Forensic Psychology

Dr. Bliss, one of the nation’s most sought after psychologist for impacting the lives of seniors with progressive and professional care of addiction treatment and behavioral health. She has over 30 years’ experience and is a two time speaker at the Florida Assisted Living Coalition Leadership Conference. She has lead multiple modality programs inpatient and outpatient. Her passions include the design and implementation of behavioral care for a patient from detox, to restorative inpatient care in a rehabitlitation facilty to relapse prevention.  Dr. Bliss is an advocate and has an established reputation for excellences.

Dr. Bliss has multiple behavioral health pratforms specializing in addiction treatment; Depression, Anxiety, Eldercare, and family counseling. She will be presenting at the conference along with members of her constituency.

Panel Thought Leader #2 - Susan Acocella, RN, BSN, General Manager, Vitas Innovative Hospice Care

Ms. Acocella, is one of the nation’s oldest and largest providers of end-of-life care.In this role, she manages all apsects of VITAS’ Broward County, Florida, program, overseeing program operations, developing business opportunities, hiring and mentoring new staff, and representing the VITAS throughout the community. The program serves patients with life-limiting illnesses and their families in their homes, nursing homes and assisted living communities. Throughout Broward County. Susan has more than 35 years nursing, marketing, and wellness management experience, including almost 20 years with VITAS. As a native of Honolulu, Hawaii, Suan received a bachelors degree in nursing  from Barry University in Miami. Susan and children enjoy travel, white water rafting hiking and bicycling. Susan in the 2010 recipient of the Florida Assisted Living Coalition Industry ICON award. One of 3 awards given each decade for her integrity, management and unparalled performance.

Susan has mentored and empowered an army of associates all who regard her as having exceptions leadership skills and has made a career of truly caring about people.

8:30 AM
9:00 AM – 10:00AM
10:15AM – 12:15 PM
12:15 PM
1:00 PM

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

8:30AM to 3:00PM

800 SW 36th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL (click for map)

$29.95 (includes lunch)

This is an excellent event for your treatment centers, detox’s, private clinicians, and any sales/service related organization. We look forward to a great event and hope you will join us!

Employee Retention Presentation (Speaker TBA)
Thought Leaders Business Panel
Marketing Speaker Sponsor Presentations

This is an excellent event for your senior living community, long term care insurance providers, attorneys, private clinicians, and any medicare home health agencies. We look forward to a great event and can’t wait to make your business shine. Please join us!

Event Hosts:

Proud Member:



 Healthcare management professionals with a career path in business operations and building a workforce culture that is unparalleled, will come together on this date to learn about resources available to ease their daily business plan.  Topics include: business development, project management, budget control, emotional intelligence of our associates and how to navigate the eldercare tightrope.

A dynamic morning filled with educational content and luncheon all for $29.95 must take advantage of early bird pricing*  Maximize your business plan, you retirement plan your legacy. The procedes to benefit Palm Beach State College, West Palm Beach, Florida.

  • Limited Venue: 16 Exhibitors and 200 Attendees ONLY
  • Panel Thought Leader Presenters (ONLY 3 SPOTS REMAINING)

If you have any questions, or wish to VOLUNTEER, please contact

Michael or Aimee at (800) 939-7216, or via email at


As you scroll down this page of registration and sponsorship options, please make note of those which interest you and at the very bottom you may click on the "Register Now" button in order to reserve your spot and/or package and finalize payment.

CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE = $29.95 (after 1/1/16, cost is $89.00)

  • Lunch
  • Engage with a round table discussion of Thought Leaders
  • LinkedIn Tips from an industry leader on LinkedIn by Michael Dane (3000+ connections, and tens of thousands level 2 connections)
  • Networking and Relevant Marketing Techniques

Premium Community Partner Sponsorship - $1129.95 (after 1/1/16, cost is $1,489.00)

  • Presenting Partner Sponsor, Introduction and Face Time
  • Provide One Round Table Discussion Thought Leader Presenter
  • One 6’ exhibitor table with Prominent placement (table skirts and covers not provided)
  • 6 Passes into Event
  • Huge Media and Publicity Campaign (budget approx.$10,000) advertising of event with your logo displayed as a “Community Partner” (Your Agency/Company Supplies camera ready logo in JPG)
  • Reach over 32,000 Healthcare Professionals in Broward, Palm Beach and Miami
  • LinkedIn Announcement to our Extensive Audience
  • Placement of your marketing materials at every seat
  • Placement on Event Posters
  • One piece of your literature in each Take Away Tote
  • Branding on multiple Conference and Seminar Posts
  • Your literature given to 350 Seniors at 55+ communities in Broward and Palm Beach during the month of March 2016. (materials not included must fit into a #10 envelop and be dropped of by 2/26 at our distribution center)

Take Away Tote Sponsorship = $729 (after 1/1/16, cost is $989)

  • You Supply 250 bags with your logo stuffed with at 2 pieces of your literature on or before 2/2/2016
  • One 6’ exhibitor table (table skirts and covers not provided)
  • 2 Admissions into event & 2 Complimentary Luncheon
  • Recognition as Take Away Tote sponsor on Event Poster
  • Extensive public relations and name recognition on our key point of contact and high traffic Internet sites.

Marketing Sponsorship = $429 (after 1/1/16, cost is $589)

  • Opportunity to sponsor Door Prize and copy of event leads
  • Receive added Publicity
  • One 6’ exhibitor table for two days at the symposium (table skirts and covers not provided)
  • 2 Admissions into Conference
  • 2 Complimentary Lunch Passes
  • 1 Item to put in gift bag - Every attendee and exhibitor receives a Gift Bag
  • Company name, logo linked to your website, and credit your presenting on conference website
  • Recognized as Marketing Sponsor at Conference

Exhibit Spaces Booth Location Options and Cost

o    Gold leaf  = $350.00 high traffic area (after 1/1/16, cost is $450)

o    Silver leaf  = $250.00 good visability (after 1/1/16, cost is $389)

o    Shooting Star ½ Table = $175 (after 1/1/16, cost is $250)


  • One 6’ exhibitor table (table skirts and covers not provided)
  • 2 Admissions into Event
  • Complimentary lunch for 2
  • 1 Item to put in gift bag - Every Attendee and exhibitor receives a Gift Bag
  • Recognition on our website as an exhibitor
  • Print media and  extensive promo, outreach reach to over 20,000 people
  • Logo and link to your website on event website

Pen & Pad Sponsor = $200

Your organization to provide notepads and pens for up up to 200 attendees. As this workshop will require participants to take notes, this is an excellent opportunity to have your logo on their notes as they will review time and again. Prior mastering of tricks and short cuts of LinkedIn and learn how to build your network (pad or pen not included)

Badge Sponsorship = $300

Your organization to provide lanyards and plastic sleeves (up to 200). Your organization’s logo to be printed on all attendees names on badges. Your company will receive a list of all the attendees and be responsible for producing the name bades prior to the event (10 days prior) – This is a great deal, because everyo attendee must wear badge to access space and as food voucher. (badge included, insert not included)

Coffee Break /Ice Cream Sponsorship = $200

  • Your organization’s logo on tables where coffee or ice cream is served (You can put any message on the sign (8” x 10” size)
  • Recognized as Coffee Break Sponsor during Event