2024 Annual Meeting



Hilton Netherland Plaza


Tentative Agenda

Tuesday, June 18
2:00 p.m.Board of Directors Meeting
6:00 p.m.Welcome Reception
It’s another only-at-ARC experience: Join your fellow ARC members at Cincinnati speakeasy Prime Unexpected and raise a glass to celebrate the newest Ag PR Hall of Fame inductee, Daren Williams. Sponsored by Curious Plot.
Wednesday, June 19
7:30 a.m.Breakfast
Erin Nash, National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Tracy Intihar, Assistant Director, Ohio Department of Agriculture
8:45 a.m.Welcome and Introductions
9:00 a.m.Education Session I
Panel: Ag Public Relations in the Creator Economy
Jessica Travis, Director, Communications & PR, Certified Angus Beef
Brandi Buzzard, High Bar Cattle Company
10:15 a.m.Education Session II
Harvesting Insights: AI’s Impact on Ag PR, Presenter and Leader
Casey Mills, Vice President of Social Media, Swanson Russell
11:45 a.m.Hall of Fame luncheon
1:00 p.m.Hot Topic
2:00 p.m.Education Session III
Crisis Communication Exercise
Daren Williams, Curious Plot
4:30 p.m.ARC Business Meeting & Champagne Toast to the Agricultural Public Relations Hall of Fame recipient, Daren Williams
6:00 p.m.Reception
6:30 p.m.Golden ARC Awards Banquet
Thursday,
June 20
7:30 a.m.Bus departs
8:15 a.m.Findlay Market, presentation and tour
11:00 a.m.Perch Farms
1:30 p.m.TQL Stadium Tour
4:00 p.m.MadTree Brewing