Past Events 2012

2012 Annual Fall Conference
October 3-5, 2012
The Abbey Resort
Fontana, Wisconsin

The Western Loss Association Officers have planned another very exciting and highly educational Fall Conference to be held October 3 through October 5, 2012 at The Abbey Resort in Fontana, Wisconsin.

If you require hotel accommodations, please, call The Abbey Resort at (800) 772.1000 to make your room reservation. Be sure to ask what further services may be included in the resort fee. Identify yourself as part of the Western Loss Association, and advise if you are an insurance company employee. The room availability guarantee will end on September 15th, so please book your room soon!

All seminar presentations provide continuing education credits.

Admission is free, per night accomodations and golf are a separate cost.
The guest room rates are $119.00 for a single or double per night.

This is an excellent opportunity to invite your insurance company clients as their only cost is the hotel stay!
Room rates are $132 for a single or double, $219 for a Suite per night. There are further charges of $12.00 per night resort fee which includes use of available sports equipment and increased rates additional persons in a room.

Please note a LATE FEE of $25 will apply to vendor registrations postmarked after September 24, 2012. Please take advantage of this educational opportunity and respond early!

Please note the golf will be a shotgun start on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. If you have questions regarding the golf, please contact Bob Jones at Garvin-Fram at (847) 352.5515. As in the past, costs for the golf outing are separate from the remainder of the fall conference.
Download: Invitation | Registration

Member Vendor Sponsorship
Please note the platinum sponsorship is $1,000 and you have a choice of an exhibit booth, golf hole sponsorship, and two attendees, OR three attendees, NO exhibit booth and NO hole sponsorship. As there is a limited number of exhibit booths, please complete the sponsorship form and mail as indicated ASAP as they will be accepted as received.

All will be first come, first serve. No e-mails or phone calls will get an exhibit booth. The booths will be 8’ tables. No large displays, lights or anything that will distract from the presentations will be allowed. We recommend the platinum sponsors bring “fish bowls” for business cards, AND we ask the insurance company personnel to please bring their business cards, and to please visit the exhibit booths, and thank the vendors that have helped to make this conference possible. The sponsorships are as follows:


An exhibit booth (8’ table, no large displays), Two attendee registrations, and one golf hole sponsorship, OR three attendee registrations, however NO exhibit booth and NO golf hole sponsorship.

Two attendee registrations

One attendee registrations


To sign up for a sponsorship please complete the attached sponsorship form. Sponsors will be acknowledged with signs that will be displayed at the events over the three days, and contact information will be handed out in a special flyer. The Platinum level has the additional benefits listed above. Please mail checks to:

Western Loss Association
c/o Theresa Noska
9 Mirta Circle
Lemont, IL 60439

Thank you, and hope to see you there!

Event Invitation | Sponsorship Form | Schedule | Golf Invitation | Golf Registration | Insurance Company Registration | Vendor Registration

Spring Seminar
April 6, 2012

Embassy Suites
Lombard, IL



$20.00 per vendor member for seminar
$20.00 additional if paid at door for seminar

Admittance to insurance company personnel and vendor members only.

Please R.S.V.P. by March 23, 2012

Download: Invite | Fees Form

Post Holiday Party
Held January 20, 2012 at Maggiano’s Little Italy in Oakbrook, IL

Thanks to those that ventured out during the snowstorm and helped to make the party a success!

January 20, 2012

240 Oakbrook Center
(22nd & Route 83)
Oak Brook, IL 60523
5:00-9:00 p.m.

Dress: Business Casual, NO JEANS

WE ARE FILLED TO CAPACITY for the Post Holiday Party!!!

If you sent a response and payment for the party after capacity was reached, YOU WILL BE CONTACTED so you are aware. THERE WILL BE NO TICKETS ISSUED, there will be NAME BADGES for each attendee. Only those with name badges will be able to attend the party.

On behalf of the officers, thank you for such an overwhelming response and making this a successful event.