June 26-28, 2014

Boyne Highlands Resort

600 Highland Drive
Harbor Springs, MI 49740



NASF Mid-West Seminar - June 26-28

Boyne Highlands Resort, Harbor Springs, Michigan

Sponsored by the NASF Michigan Chapter


We invite you to join colleagues in the finishing industry for three days of educational sessions, informative tabletop display's and industry networking in the idyllic setting of the beautiful Boyne Highlands Resort. Here is a perfect opportunity to get away for a remarkable learning experience at a great value.

You will experience informative technical sessions given by officials from OSHA, EPA, and the DEQ, as well as other notable industry experts and NASF members. Communicate and collaborate more productively and return to your company with ideas that can help your business grow further and faster.



Thursday, June 26

11:30 a.m.: Cookout Lunch

12:30 p.m.: Golf, shotgun start, Heathers Course

5:00 p.m.: Hotel Check-In; Main Lodge Front Desk

6:00 p.m.: Cocktail Reception and Golf Awards, Champion Room

7:00 p.m.: Welcome Dinner and Speaker, Dan Wyant, Michigan DEQ Administrator


Friday, June 27

7:00 a.m.: Exhibitor Set-up, Champions Room

8:00 a.m.: Registration, HHI Gallery

8:00 a.m.: Continental Breakfast, Champions Room

9:00 a.m.: NASF Mid-West Seminar Introductions, Bernie Haviland

9:15 a.m.: Presentation by Jeff Hannapel, VP of Regulatory Affairs, The Policy Group

10:00 a.m.: Global Expansion, Drew Johnson, CEO of Walgren Co.

10:30 a.m.: Bright Design, Bill Krenz, Atotech

11:00 a.m.: Legislative Challenges, Bill Lievense, Capitol Group

11:30 a.m.: Affordable Health Care Act, Laurie Riegle

12:00 p.m.: Lunch, HHI Gallery

1:00 p.m.: Wastewater Treatment for Toxicity, Fritz Lehmann, Coventya

1:30 p.m.: Regulatory Update, Jolie Zak, Scientific Controls

2:00 p.m., Energy Grants, Derek Smith, Techmetals

2:30 p.m. Michigan & U.S. Economy, Dr. Brian Long, Grand Valley St. Univ.

3:15 p.m.: NASF Update, Rick Delawder, NASF President and SWD, Inc.

3:45 p.m. Conference Closing, Ken Hankinson, KCH Services

6:00 p.m.: Cocktails, Lakeside Patio, Champion Room

7:00 p.m.: Dinner & Speaker, Rob O’Neill, former U.S. Navy Seal


Saturday, June 28

Own Your Own

  • Zipline Adventures
  • The Spa at Boyne Highlands
  • Avalanche Bay Waterpark at Boyne Mountain
  • Guided Trail Rides


Bernie Haviland Jeff Hannapel Bill Krenz Bill Lievense Laurie Riegle
Jolie Zak Dr. Long Rick Delawder Ken Hankinson Rob O'Neill



Registration $195

Spouse/Guest $100

Children under 16 FREE

Resort Reservations: 800-462-6963 (Press 6 & ask for NASF– MI chapter rate)

Book online at www.boyne.com/reservations code: 10A7TI Room Rates $134-$165



Table Top Registration: $495; Limited Spaces Available (includes one registration)



Golf: $145 includes lunch



The NASF Mid-West Seminar provides the perfect opportunity to get energized. On this day, participants will have the opportunity to experience the extraordinary offerings of the beautiful Boyne Highlands Resort. Enjoy breathtaking views on a scenic chairlift ride. Better yet, get a bird's eye view of this beautiful territory on your own private plane ride, sponsored by KCH Services. Whatever your pleasure, there is plenty to do and this day is for you to rejuvenate.


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