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Genex Profit Alliance-Phoenix


March 12-14, 2012 – Phoenix, AZ

We look forward to hosting you in the Valley of the Sun!

Expect a thought-provoking, interactive program with dairy leaders from around the U.S.

Logistics         Agenda       
Spring In Phoenix



First Class Travel

Other questions and requests:
Amy te Plate-Church, Genex


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After accepting invitation, you will receive flight details from
First Class Travel of Shawano, Wis.

Hotel rooms will be reserved by Genex at
Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, Chandler, AZ

Transport will be provided to Wild Horse Pass, located 20 miles south of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) 

Monday, March 12
Arrive at
Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino
GPA Welcome Reception at hotel, 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, March 13

Talks and open discussion on:
- Global Dairy Issue
- Transparency in Animal Care
- Strategies to Grow U.S. Dairy Demand
- Retail Dairy Case Needs and Consumer Demands
- Vertical Integration of Milk Production & Processing
- Making Safe, Affordable and Abundant Food a Global Reality

Spring Training baseball: Chicago Cubs vs. San Francisco Giants at Scottsdale Stadium

Wednesday, March 14
Discussion on:

- Latest from D.C. on Immigration and Dairy Reform
Producer Panel: Dairy Policy
Impact of Genomics on Animal Health, Nutrition and Sustainability

Golf outing or other resort activities
Conclude with a relaxing night of camaraderie!

Thursday, March 15
Depart at leisure
Final agenda and speaker details will be posted closer to conference.

Spring in Phoenix
For those arriving early or staying extra days, there is plenty to enjoy in the Phoenix area!

Extending your stay
If you’d like to take extra time to soak up the sun, please inform First Class Travel when booking flights.

Looking for more activities
Dugan Dairy St. Patrick’s Party, Casa Grande, AZ
    Thursday, March 15, starting at 12:00 p.m. For details, contact Dennis Dugan at (520)560-2996
Spring Training baseball

·         Outdoor attractions – hiking, biking, mountain preserves, desert attractions 

    Over 185 golf course destinations in the area, with 3600 holes of varying conditions and difficulty 

    Whirlwind Golf Course at Wild Horse Pass 

Entertainment at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino 

    Other attractions at the hotel resort 
    Learn all about the Phoenix area at


Phoenix weather in mid-March averages high of 75 and low of 53 - ideal to enjoy outdoor activities

What to Pack
Dress for daytime meetings on Tuesday and Wednesday is business casual – pants and button-down shirt (no jeans).  It cools down in the evening, so pack layers for Tuesday night’s baseball game.

Airport Shuttle
Transport will be provided to Wild Horse Pass Hotel.

Flight issues: Contact First Class Travel at or 715-526-4585 or 800-456-1804.

Other questions: Contact Amy te Plate-Church at 715-304-7031 (cell) or