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CRA: On Membership and the Fall Golf Outing

Be sure to register for The Experience Conference and Trade Show, September 4-6 in Las Vegas. CRA Members save $100 on registration to this can’t miss event. Not a CRA member yet? Now is the perfect time for your company to join! In fact, starting in July, new CRA members may join the association for the semi-annual price of $220 ($180 plus one-time application fee of $40) for the remainder of the 2013 year. Call for details, or visit
The CRA Northern California Golf Tournament will again be held at Eagle Vines Vineyards and Golf Club in beautiful Napa Valley this October 4. Everyone is invited to join in the fun, and sponsorship opportunities are available. Due to the sold out success of our spring tournament in Southern California, we’re expecting foursome spots and sponsorship options to go fast. Be sure to sign up soon so as not to miss out! Visit the CRA website or call for options/details.
Upcoming CRA Training & Events: 
9-12 -  AMRT - Jacksonville, FL
10-12 - WRT - Santa Fe Springs, CA
1-2 - Contents Processing/PackOut - Sacramento, CA
6-8 - WRT - Jacksonville, FL
27-30 - AMRT - Santa Fe Springs, CA
4-6 - The Experience - Las Vegas, NV
11-13 - WRT - Santa Fe Springs, CA
30-Oct 1 - CCT - Sacramento, CA
Please visit for a full schedule, including course details and registration. For training inquiries or information about CRA membership, call 916-736-1100, x302, e-mail or visit

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