Fragrance Notes Spring 2017 - Page 39

E V E N T S & ME E T ING S UPCOMING EVENTS May 1 Government & Legislative Executive Committee Meeting GLAEC meeting (Union Beach, NJ) Following the GLAEC meeting, we will conduct a strategic messaging session to prepare for Lobby Day. May 24 Fragrance Fly-In: Our annual legislative retreat in Washington, DC. We will be gathering with Administration officials, Members of Congress and their staffs advocating on behalf of the industry. May 25 Board of Directors Meeting Washington, DC June 5 Golf Outing – Wayne, NJ August 31 Board of Directors Meeting October 27 Board of Directors Meeting November 14 Annual Meeting Hasbrouck Heights, NJ November 14 Board of Directors Meeting Hasbrouck Heights, NJ L-R: IFRANA President Farah K. Ahmed, Congressman Steve Chabot, and IFRANA Government Relations Director Amanda Nyguen. Ahmed and Nguyen also engaged in a policy breakfast hosted by U.S. House Small Business Committee Chairman Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH), Vice Chairman Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO), and Rep. Rod Blum (R-IA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade. During the breakfast, the Committee Members reinforced the value of small business in America and the need for easing regulations that stifle innovation. Given their fervent support for regulatory reform measures and solidifying trade relationships around manufacturing, coupled with