Thank you to everyone who attended the 2024 Annual Conference!

Watch the recorded Livestream of the Evening of Excellence
(the program starts at about 18:00 minutes)


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NARI Annual Conference
April 3 - 5

Location: Hilton McLean Tysons Corner, VA

Level up your remodeling business!

Gain personal access to industry-leading experts and the nation's most successful remodelers, and learn how to elevate your business to the next level!

Make real connections, learn firsthand from experts, and get answers to questions you face every day.

NARI's Annual Conference, taking place from April 3-5, offers dynamic education and valuable networking opportunities.

Register today to ensure your focused and comprehensive path to success!


  • Onsite price -- $499 (members)  $599 (non-members)
  • Guests not attending the conference are welcome for social events for a fee. Please send an email to register.

Evening of  Excellence
- Friday, April 5

*Sponsored by National Gypsum

Conference registration does not include the Evening of Excellence in-person event.

Be the first to know the National Contractor of the Year (CotY) winners! The evening starts at 5 pm ET and includes a one-hour cocktail reception, hors d'oeuvres, and presentation. The awards presentation will begin at 6 pm ET. Join us as we toast the best of the best! 
  • Full ticket price --- $169
Onsite registration and Evening of Excellence tickets at an increased rate will be based on availability.

Keynote Speakers:

Meeting Highlights

Wednesday, April 3

  • Chapter Leadership Workshop

Thursday, April 4

  • Opening Keynote: Allyson Case Anderson 50 Shades of Cray: How to Identify and Protect Yourself from Unpredictable Clients
  • ​​Session 1: Vanessa Dekoekkoek There’s an App for That! A Designer’s Guide to Tech
  • Session 2: Elizabeth HowellGetting the Most out of Your Supplier Relationship
  • Session 3: Jennifer FilzenStop The Bleeding! How To Recruit & Retain Awesome Employees During A Workforce Shortage
  • House of Delegates meeting - 2 - 3:30 pm. (Delegates who are unable to attend in person can join via Zoom.)
  • Session 4: Parker Schaffel Harnessing Team Conflict To Emerge Stronger and More Profitable
  • President's Welcome Reception at The Home Depot Design Center - Transportation provided. Explore this unique kitchen and bath showroom featuring 30+ full-sized kitchen, bath and laundry rooms in Rockville, MD.

Friday, April 5

  • Day Two Keynote: Diane Welhouse, CKBR, CMC - Building Success Through Purpose, People, Processes and Performance
  • Meet and Repeat: Meet our Industry Partners and have a chance to earn some great giveaways.
  • Session 5:  Wayne Ottum - Why Culture Rules – Creating an Organizational Culture to Drive Business Success
  • Session 6: Mischa Fisher - When Does the Economy Return to Normal (and What Does That Look Like)?
  • Lunch with Industry Partner Giveaways
  • Evening of Excellence - Reception and National CotY Awards Presentation
  • Dinner on your own

Thank you to our sponsors