To better aid sporting goods business leaders in navigating through the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act, legislation that will affect all sporting goods businesses beginning later this year, NSGA will hold a Healthcare Reform Town Hall on Sunday, May 5, as a part of its 49th Annual Management Conference & 15th Annual Team Dealer Summit.
The event, which will be facilitated by Willis David Wierkiewicz, will include four valuable components:

  • terms and definitions of key aspects of the law
  • an analysis of the potential costs of various play or pay scenarios;
  • usable, actionable advice on how to comply with Health Care Reform and what happens if you dont;
  • discussion to provide answers to pressing questions from leaders in the sporting goods industry


Whether or not a business leader has begun thinking about how Health Care Reform will affect his or her business, now is the time to be developing your plan,” said NSGAs President & CEO Matt Carlson. “This Town Hall speaks to a very important issue all of our industrys businesses face, and will be an extremely valuable addition to this years Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit.
The Healthcare Reform Town Hall will be held on Sunday, May 5 from 4:30-6:00 pm at the PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Participation is limited to either full or one-day registrants of the NSGA Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit, and pre-registration for this event is required.

For those who have yet to register for the Conference & Summit, you may mark your interest in attending the Town Hall on the events registration form. For those who have already registered, an email will be sent asking for you to indicate your interest in attending this event.

For more information on the Conference & Summit, and to register, please visit

The 2013 NSGA Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit, to be held May 5-8 at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., includes more speakers (35+) and educational sessions (20+) than ever before. Add that to the outstanding opportunities for networking with industry leaders and the recognition of industry-leading companies and individuals, and the 2013 Conference & Summit is a cant-miss event.

For more information about the event and to register, please visit To make your hotel reservations, please visit or call (800) 863-2819.