North Eastern Store Owners, Inc.


2019 NESO 48th Annual

Convention & Trade Show

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 Great Wolf Lodge 

Mason OH (Cincinnati)

January 10-12, 2019









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 T h u r s d a y, January 10

8:00am - 4:30pm ServSafe Course (pre-register below)
*ServSafe Manager’s 1 Day Class
Contact Jeff Haynes if you need the OH Level 2

3:00pm - Board of Directors Meeting

Free Time for Water Park

Tour of Klosterman’s Bakery – TENATIVE

 Meet-n-Greet, Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails

Friday, January 11
9am—2pm - Exhibits Open
FUN for Kids in Exhibit Hall

Annual Auction

H.C. Duke Equipment Seminar Q&A

Taylor Machines Equipment Seminar Q&A

Cake Decorating Seminar

7:00pm - Dinner / Cocktails / Entertainment
Hospitality Room Open

Saturday, January 12

9:00am General Session

Speakers: Tom Cleary, NESO Pres

 Josh Schmieg, DQOA Exec Director – Jason Dilly, DQOA Purchasing Director

ADQ SpeakerRyan Porter

1:00pm - Annual NESO Meeting - Election of Directors

Operator’s Open Discussion – HOT Topics !

7:00pm - Dinner Banquet
Instant Money
Crowning of the Dairy “Queen”



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North Eastern Store Owners, Inc. - 2019 Official Convention Notice

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

FROM:  Tom Cleary, President

SUBJECT:  Annual Meeting, January 12, 2019

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to call of its directors, the 48th annual meeting of all members of North Eastern Store Owners, Inc. will be held at the Great Wolf Lodge, Mason, OH 1/12/19 at 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:

Vicki Peterson, Stephens City VA
Chris Burns, Marlinton WV
Donna Ring, Canton OH
Tom Vance, Rupert WV


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

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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