PBUS News Update
Jul. 24, 2014

Message from the President
Scott G. Hall

The 2014 Mid-Year meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort was the highest attended mid-year meeting to date! Thank you to all of our attendees, exhibitors, sponsors, volunteers and PBUS committee chairs for making this conference such a memorable one.

I want to thank the Tennessee Association of Professional Bail Agents for partnering with PBUS for the mid-year meeting and helping to make the conference so successful. Our three general sessions, Have a Bail Tale to Tell; Preventing and Defending Lawsuits; and Would I Do That: A Life in Politics, were big hits and our attendees told us they thoroughly enjoyed the sessions. Water’s Edge was a beautiful backdrop for our main conference dinner and the attendees were both “ticketed” and entertained by “The Mayberry Deputy/David Browning.” The Honky-Tonk saloon party at the Nashville Palace was a tremendous hit and had many out on the dance floor dancing to the music of the Davisson Brothers Band, an American country music group, and accomplished singer and songwriter, Chris Janson. And the phenomenal country singer Crystal Gayle received a huge welcome at the annual For Women Only luncheon, singing many of her number one songs and taking pictures with attendees. All of the breakout sessions were informative and engaging and I again want to thank all of our presenters who took time out of their schedules to be a part of the mid-year meeting. Many of our attendees attended a performance at the Grand Ole Opry the last night of the mid-year meeting, where country music began as a live show 85 years ago. And finally, thank you to our exhibitors, both long-time friends and new friends, for attending the conference and sharing your services and products with attendees.

PBUS staff is already beginning to work on the 2015 PBUS Conference, Membership Meeting and Expo, which will be held at the Luxor in Las Vegas Feb. 22-25, 2015. Conference details will be on the PBUS website as soon as possible.

Again, thank all of you for a tremendous 2014 Mid-Year meeting and hope to see you all in Las Vegas in February 2015! More

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