Carolina Postal Forum 2017!
Friday, September 22
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Elevation University City
8105 IBM Dr., Charlotte, NC 28262
- Only $60 per attendee
- Only $650 per exhibitor booth
- Sponsorship opportunities
- Lunch sponsorship $1,000 - BCC Software - Thank you!
- TWO Refreshment sponsorships - $500 each - NOVA Credit Union - Thank you!
- Unlimited Banner sponsorships - $200 each - GCPCC and BCC Software - Thank you!
- Bottled Water sponsorship - Laser Print Plus - Thank you!
James P. Cochrane was named chief customer and marketing sales officer and executive vice president (CCMO) in October 2016. He reports to the Postmaster General and is responsible for all domestic and international products marketing, development, management, the Consumer Advocate organization, the Customer Care Centers and Stamp Services. He is also responsible for the Postal Service Sales and Customer Relations, Product Innovation and Marketing organizations.
Prior to being named CCMO, Cochrane served as the chief marketing and sales officer. Before that, he was chief information officer and executive vice president where he was responsible for the integration of technology and innovation in all aspects of our operations. Additionally, he directed the advancement of new mail intelligence, engineering systems, information technology systems, payment technology, secure digital solutions and corporate information security to meet the changing needs of today's marketplace.
Chris Lien is president of BCC Software, and has been active in the mailing industry for over 20 years. During that time, he authored several software solutions utilizing Mail.dat for electronic auditing, distribution and logistics planning, palletization, and electronic postage payment. He has been heavily involved in industry associations such as the Association for Postal Commerce, EPICOMM, Alliance of Nonprofit Mailers, and Idealliance. Mr. Lien also serves as the elected Immediate Past Industry Chair for the Postmaster General’s Mailers Technical Advisory Committee.
Mr. Lien has spoken at numerous conferences and events such as the National Postal Forum, Mailcom, Graph Expo, and many Postal Customer Councils. He is a frequent author of industry articles related to address quality and has hosted many online webinars. Mr. Lien holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from the University of Minnesota.
Manager, Mail Innovations for the USPS. Product Innovation Department. Active with the Postal Service for 30+ years, including many leading positions in sales, employee engagement, and management. He is a 35 year Army Veteran and currently serves in the Maryland National Guard.
EXHIBITORS: Shipping information, vendor set-up information and a copy of the floor plans available on the Venue page.
Vendor exhibit area is limited and booths are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Deadline to register is September 18th.