b'2022 WPMA Stat e R20epor21-t2022State Officers and DirectorsIDAHOPetroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association ReportPresidents Message2022 IPM&CSA Convention and Trade ShowAugust 3-5, 2022Returns to Coeur dAlene Resort in Beautiful North Idaho Looking to the Future in the Pacific NW Suzanne BudgeMember Meeting Features Regional EconomicIPM&CSAExecutive Director Outlook, Cybersecurity and Risk Management T Best Practices for Your BusinessIPM&CSA Member Meeting Thanks to our Matt Berry kicked off the IPM&CSA member meet-2022 Coeur dAlene ing, welcoming all and introducing the board.Convention sponsors Following legislative and election updates, we moved on to a jam-packed session where members, and participantsfor makingvendors and suppliers got an insiders view our annual event a big success! Weof current issues and received guidance to had a terrific turnout and love to see ourhelp members build, protect and enhance friends and colleagues from surround- their businesses. The line-up featured ing states, but especially Washingtonregional economic trends, cybersecurity and Montana, and we can always countfor your business, risk management for on a great showing of marketers andyour employees, and industry partnerships business partners from Idaho and Utah.on issues and trends vital to our industrys Special guests included WPMA Presidentsurvival and success. Thanks to our speakers Kary Tonjum who joined us from his homefor joining us in Coeur dAlene to share their state of Montana. Thanks to Kary and Teaminsights and expertise. WPMA for yet another successful convention. We were graced with good weather, wonderful lakeside scenery and a host of activi-ties to entertain and occupy our guests. Members wel-comed a broad range of excellent speakers. And as always, we got in some socializing and networking through-out, book-marked at the start by shooting at the Coeur dAlene Trap and SkeetHeres an overview of the member meeting:Club and closing out the bigMember Business Meetingevent with a spectacularday of golf, awards and BBQ. IPM&CSA Member Action, Reports & ActivitiesIn between we had productive board and membership meetings,Board and Officer introductionswelcoming leadership from a broad spectrum of our industry. Matt Berry welcomed all attendees, introduced the Ken Chambers, our famous cowboy auctioneer, closed out ourIPM&CSA board and thanked all for their participa-signature reception/trade show/silent and live auctions/dinnertion and service to the organization.event, with his usual good humor. We appreciate the excellent service and surroundings supplied by the Coeur dAlene ResortLegislative & Elections Update and their staff.Suzanne Budge, Executive Director 20 www w.wpma.c20ww.wpma.com / Aomutumn 2021 / Fall 2022'