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2023 Winter Meeting | March 5-6-7, 2023 | Hollywood, FL

  • 05 Mar 2023
  • 5:00 PM
  • 07 Mar 2023
  • 1:00 PM
  • The Diplomat Beach resort | 355 South Ocean Drive | Hollywood, FL 33019


  • Must be an employee from a CFA member company to qualify for a free attendance. CFA limits companies to having 2 company employees attend as a portion of their dues.

    Spouses and significant others as well as employees above 2 will be charged $175. We will invoice you.

    A cancellation fee of $175 will apply for any and all registrations cancelled within 96 hours of the first event.
  • Sponsors are limited to 2 attendees.

    A cancellation fee of $175 will apply for any and all registrations cancelled within 96 hours of the first event.

Registration is closed


March 5-6-7, 2023

Meetings held at

The Diplomat Beach Resort
Hollywood, Florida

The Diplomat Hotel block is SOLD OUT, but we have secured additional rooms at the DoubleTree Resort
4000 South Ocean Dr. | Hollywood, FL 33019
This is a 5 minute walk from the Diplomat

Please register using our regular system, we will make your room arrangements and you will be notified of your confirmation number at the DoubleTree. We will help in any way we can, if you any questions, please contact the CFA office.  


2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CFA Board of Directors Meeting

5:00 - 9:00 PM - NOTE UPDATED TIME

Special Opening Reception (Optional)

Join us for a special tour up the InterCoastal with appetizers, drinks and dinner. Enjoy gorgeous views and camaraderie.

We will meet the board on the dock at the Diplomat Resort and enjoy the sunset from the deck of the "PeddiYacht" AKA the Caprice.

Thank you to Peddinghaus Corporation for your planning and support of this special event. 


12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM
SPECIAL Fabricator Shop Tour
We will tour Steel Fabricators, LLC for a special shop tour. CFA will provide transportation. Please eat lunch prior to boarding the bus for the tour, we will provide snacks and water on the bus. You MUST reserve to attend this portion of the meeting, late rsvps or "walk ins" cannot be accommodated due to the need to arrange transport. 

3:15 PM - 5:30 PM
General Session

SPEAKER: Catherine Juon; Certified EOS Implementer (see her bio here)

TOPIC: EOS | The Entrepreneurial Operating System®, is a complete set of simple concepts and practical tools that has helped thousands of entrepreneurs around the world get what they want from their businesses. Implementing EOS will help you and your leadership team get better at three things: 

VISION |Get everyone in your organization 100% on the same page with where you’re going and how you plan to get there.

TRACTION®Instill focus, discipline, and accountability throughout the company so that everyone executes on that vision – every day.

HEALTHYHelp your leaders become a more cohesive, functional, healthy leadership team.

Read more about what you will learn with Catherine on Monday, March 6!

6:00 PM – 8:30  PM

Sponsor Dinner & Reception | The Monkitail Terrace | The Diplomat Hotel

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Fabricator Round Tables + Breakfast + Large Group Debrief
(For fabricators only)
Third Floor conference rooms

10-:00 AM - 1:00 PM
PEER LEARNING GROUP Session (for committed members only)
303 Conference Room

There is an additional Annual fee to participate in the Peer Group. Unless you have paid this fee, please do not sign up for this portion of the meeting. Committed participants will receive a separate agenda and communication regarding the Peer Group session prior to the meeting. Committed companies can bring up to 2 participants. Lunch will be provided.

As of 1-9-2023 the room block at The Diplomat Hotel is sold out.

As of 1-17-23 we have secured additional rooms at The DoubleTree in Hollywood. Room cost is $279 per night plus tax and resort fee. The DoubleTree is a 5 minute walk and should have rooms available.


Central Fabricators Association is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 

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