North Eastern Store Owners, Inc.

2018 NESO

47th Annual
Convention & Trade Show

Columbus OH - January 25-27, 2018 - Marriott Columbus North West

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C O N V E N T I O N   H I G H L I G H T S

Thursday Eve - Hors D'oeuvres / Cocktails / Entertainment Ebony & Ivory Dueling Pianos
Friday 7am - Breakfast & Meeting - DQs of Mid Ohio - 2017 Reality: 2018-2020 Visioning
All DQ Operators welcome

Friday 9am - 2pm- Supplier Exhibits (List below)
Friday 2pm - Scott Korzenowski, DQOA Outside Counsel
Contract Transfers & Improving your Relationship with ADQ-

Friday 330pm - Amber Hart, CareWorksComp

Friday - Annual Auction - Operators & Suppliers Welcome
Friday Eve - Dinner & Entertainment Cocktails-N-Paint
Saturday 9am General Session
Tom Cleary - 
NESO Vice President
Josh Schmieg - DQOA Executive Director
Jason Dilly - DQOC Purchasing Director
Chris Kinder - IDQ Regional Operations Director

Saturday Eve - NESO Annual Banquet
Don't miss our annual Gala and crowning of the NESO "Queen"

His & Her Apple Watches
Amazon Echo
Instant Money - $1,000 Grand Prize

Special invitation to all Dairy Queens in 
WV - OH - PA - VA & MD
(Red denotes DQOC Approved)

Brown Foodservice…Gold Sponsor
Peck Foodservice…Silver Sponsor
Cintas…Bronze Sponsor
Schenk Packing…Bronze Sponsor
United Dairy…Bronze Sponsor

BB&T Insurance
BPS Products
Dr. Pepper Snapple
Glass City Foodservice
Hillson Nut
International Restaurant Distributors
Klosterman Baking
Lyons Magnus
Red Gold
Southern Champion Tray
Tarrier Foodservice

Pepsico…Gold Sponsor
Coca-Cola…SIlver Sponsor
Crossroads Lighting…Silver Sponsor

H.C. Duke & Son
Inflatable Images
ISM Restaurant Services
Ohio Sound
TSBL Distributing (Taylor)
VIBE Communications
Vito Fryfilter
Watchfire Signs


North Eastern Store Owners, Inc. - 2018 Official Convention Notice

TO:  All members of North Eastern Store Owners, Inc.

FROM:  Ron Rapp, President

SUBJECT:  Annual Meeting, January 27, 2018

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to call of its directors, the 47th annual meeting of all members of North Eastern Store Owners, Inc. will be held at the Columbus Marriott Northwest 1/27/18at 1:00pm, for the purpose of considering and voting upon the following matters:

1.  Election of Directors - Four(4) Directors will be elected to a new term.

2.  Whatever other business, if any, which may be properly brought before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.

By Order of the Board of Directors

Note:  Directors whose terms are up:

Tom Cleary, Wellington OH
Jerry Bartoe, Huntington WV
Keith Schreiber, Conneaut OH
Pat Mulherin, Mansfield OH

If you are interested in running for the board, contact the Nominating Committee Chairman Tom Cleary 216-390-3127,

Ron Rapp 330-565-8429 or Jeff Haynes 304-562-7355.

Board Member contact info at


P.S.  Non-Member stores are welcome and encouraged to attend the convention.








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Office Information
North Eastern Store Owners, Inc.

Jeff Haynes, Executive Secretary
317 East Maplewood Est., Scott Depot, WV 25560
304-562-7355 • 510-740-3586 fax

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