COLUMBUS, Ohio - Heating, Airconditioning, and Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) has confirmed the dates for the 2010 annual Regional Meetings.

The Southeastern Regional Meeting is to be held April 18-20 at Amelia Island Plantation in the Jacksonville area, Fla. Arrival activities on Sunday, April 18 begin at noon with educational sessions starting early Monday morning.

The Combined Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting will be held May 17-19 at The Liaison Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. Meetings will commence Monday, May 17 at 10 a.m. with an issues and trends discussion. This meeting will be co-located with the Congressional Fly-In, where HARDI members will have the opportunity to promote legislation in favor of wholesale distribution.

The Western and Southwestern Regional Meeting will take place June 13-15 at the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort in Vail, Colo.

The Central and Great Lakes Regions are finalizing plans to combine with HARDI’s Mid-Year Business Meeting slated for June of 2010. They are looking at locations in the Chicago area.

The Regional Meetings will offer educational sessions, vendor/wholesaler mini-meetings, and discussions on market trends. Further information and itineraries for the meetings and Congressional Fly-In will be made available on the HARDI Website,

Publication date:07/20/2009