SIOR Carolinas Chapter Fall Conference

Starts:  Aug 23, 2018 12:00 AM (ET)
Ends:  Aug 25, 2018 5:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  SIOR Carolinas Chapter



Thursday, August 23, 2018:

Optional Event – Fly Fishing:

6 AM to 12 PM: Fly fishing in Asheville with Curtis Wright Outfitters will ensure the best opportunity for you to enjoy this unique area and catch and release some spectacular fish. This region offers an abundance of trout and Smallmouth Bass fishing against a backdrop of majestic mountains, forests, and freestone rivers and streams.

Rates: $200 per angler for wad fishing with 3 anglers per guide

Minimum: 6

Maximum: 8

The price of the trip covers:

All gear (i.e. rods, reels, waders, snacks/drinks and transportation)

Guest Pick-up from the Grand Bohemian.

It does not include North Carolina Fishing License- NC Resident $27, Non-Resident $33; Curtis Wright Outfitters is a NC License Agent and we can take care of printing the license for each Angler however, you will pay this directly.

3:30 PM to 5 PM - Opening general session: Investment Real Estate: Tracking the Players and the Capital from Global Overview to US Regional Focus with Steve Williams

6 PM to 7 PM – Cocktail reception

Friday, August 24, 2018:

9 AM to 10:30 AM – Breakfast speaker program – Featuring Sharon Decker

10:30 AM to 11 AM - Gold sponsor roundtables

11:15 Am to 12 PM – Carolinas Chapter meeting – closed meeting for chapter members only

Noon to 1 PM – Networking Lunch

Optional events -

1:30 PM to 5 PM – Brews Cruise: Find out what the "Beer City" is all about. They will provide an in depth look into the inner workings of 4 breweries while sampling very unique styles along the way.

Rates: $69pp

Minimum: 10

Maximum: 46

Included: Transportation from the Grand Bohemian with 4 breweries tours and tastings

1:20 PM to 6 PM - Golf Tournament: Grove Park Inn (1:20pm shotgun start)

Swing into a round of golf on the legendary 18-hole course at The Omni Grove Park Inn. The 6,400-yard championship course has been played by PGA stars Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan and Jack Nicklaus. Feel a sense of pride and accomplishment after navigating the tree-lined fairways and bent greens with amazing views of the Blue Ridge Mountains all around. Elevated tee boxes on the par-70 course provide perfect sight lines for each drive.

Format: Captain’s choice format - instituting a bogey max rule to speed up the time it will take per hole.

Rate: per golfer will be $140, which includes the cart fee, and tax. Rental clubs, if needed are $70 and include two sleeves of golf balls.

Minimum: 12 players

Maximum: 24 players

7 PM - Reception and Dinner at the Grand Bohemian Hotel

Reservations and Cancellation Policy: Any guest who cancels more than 30 days prior to the trip will receive a full refund less a $30 change fee, and guests who cancel less than 30 days prior to their trip will forfeit their fee. You can transfer your spot 14 days before but not after August 9, 2018.
Convention Cancellations, No-shows and early departures that have not been confirmed, or any cancellations that drop SIOR Carolinas below the contracted group block will be assessed the quoted rates unless the room night can be re-sold. Reservations received later than the cut-off date will be made on a space available basis at prevailing rates. Hotel room cancellations must be received in writing to Leslie Hartley. We cannot accept reservations or changes by phone. 

SIOR has to pay for all food and beverage events whether a registered member shows or not. We can't cancel after SIOR has given the final guarantee to the hotel. Our chapter has to commit to and pay for these up front. We make that commitment based on the number we have registered by the convention cancellation deadline on July 20th, 2018.

The no-show or cancellation fee after July 20, 2018 for the Fall Carolinas Conference is $225.

Optional Event Cancellation Policy: Any guest who cancels more than 30 days prior to the trip will receive a full refund less a $30 change fee, and guests who cancel less than 30 days prior to the conference will forfeit their fee. You can transfer your spot 14 days before but not after August 9, 2018.

A $30 Change Order Fee will be applied to any registration changes.

Please note the no-show fee will be accessed even if you do not have a registration fee.

If you have unpaid cancellation/no show fees, you will not be permitted into the conference until payment has been received.


Grand Bohemian Hotel
11 Boston Way
Asheville, NC 28803


Leslie Hartley