May 11, 2018: MIAMA Around the Rink – Bi-weekly e-newsletter

May 11, 2018

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Please help your MIAMA Board of Directors by filling out this quick survey on the 2018 MIAMA Spring Workshop.

2018 MIAMA Spring Workshop Survey

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RINKFINDER.COM UPDATE:

MIAMA has been working on updating the rinkfinder.com platform and it was rolled out on Monday, March 19th.

We are continuing to update instructions. Below is the latest set of instructions.

Rinkfinder.com Instructions – May 2018

These instructions are also be listed on www.miama.org

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Somerset, WI: R & R Specialties Zamboni Technician

Golden Valley, MN: Ice Arena Manager

 

Job Postings: If your facility has a job opening and you would like it listed here, please send the job posting website link via email to MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance @ jbalvance@miama.org There is no charge, just another added feature of being a MIAMA member.

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MIAMA will be holding a regional meeting/arena tour in the NE Metro area on Wednesday, June 6th.

Here is the flyer for this Regional Meeting/Arena Tour: June 6, 2018 Regional Meeting / Arena Tour

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Save the Date:

The 2018 MIAMA Fall Conference will be held on Tuesday, September 4 – Friday, September 7, 2018 at Sugar Lake Lodge in Cohasset, MN.

MIAMA will host the U.S. Ice Rink Association this fall for an Operations & Risk Management (ORM) class along with a special MIAMA certification program. Details will be available soon.

MIAMA Registration for the Fall Conference will go live online Monday, June 11th.

Lodging for the conference is now available by filling out this form:

2018 MIAMA Fall Conference Lodging 

Once filled out, please send to Sugar Lake Lodge. Please remember that lodging is booked directly with Sugar Lodge via this form and NOT through MIAMA.

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Industry News is compiled from national & local media reports, social media and member submissions. Please send news to: jbalvance@miama.org

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If you or someone at your facility would like to be spotlighted on the MIAMA.org website, please contact the MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance at: jbalvance@miama.org

This is a great opportunity for members of MIAMA to get to know a little bit more about each other. To date we have spotlighted 38 Arena Members, 2 Vendor Members and 1 Alumni Vendors.

MIAMA has now added a section on the website where all Member Spotlights can be accessed on one page.

MIAMA Member Spotlights

Your MIAMA Board of Directors thanks you for your consideration!

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The 2018 MIAMA Board Meetings are as follows:

Wednesday, July 11th: Doug Woog Arena – 9:30am

Tuesday, September 4th: Ruttger’s Sugar Lake Lodge – 9:00pm

Wednesday, October 3rd: TBD – 9:30am

 

All MIAMA Board Meetings are open to the membership. For more information, please contact MIAMA Administrative Assistant Dean Mulso at: dmulso@miama.org or MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance at: jbalvance@miama.org

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2018 MIAMA Full Membership Vendors