The next ESDA Meeting Featuring Steve Gelman of Sharp Electronics will be Wednesday February 8th, 2012

Stay SHARP with an evening of Sharp training!

Everyone – members as well as non members – are welcome to start off the new year with our first training offering for 2012. Plan to attend the Wednesday February 8th, 2012 ESDA meeting with our friend Steve Gelman from Sharp Electronics. Steve will share information on the new 70 and 80″ AQUOS sets from Sharp as well how Sharp adapted touch screen technology to the new large screen sets. Steve also has the latest symptom fixes as well as  updated industry initialization procedures. 

This event promises to be well attended, so please register on line ASAP by clicking here , or email or call the ESDA office at 773-282-9400.

Join us at 6.45pm for a special “Dutch Treat” buffet prior to the presentation for only $13.00.

Location: The Silver Stallion Restaurant
1275 Lee Street  Des Plaines, IL  60018
Restaurant phone number 847-298-2656
Dinner  buffet begins at 6.45 pm – Meeting starts at 7.45 pm CST


The Midwest Summer Conference Website is now on line!

The Midwest Summer Conference will again be held at the Four Winds by Sheraton in Peoria, Illinois.  Join us June 28,29,30 and July 1 for what promises to be another informative and enjoyable weekend of training and networking. This conference is run by SERVICERS for SERVICERS and provides and invaluable forum to share ideas, preview new programs and products and receive managerial and technical training that is so essential to business today.  The conference website is now live and ready to take your on line reservations at . Here you can also check out the industry certification and training offerings, things to do in Peoria, and much more….with more coming soon.

March Meeting

Plan now to attend the March 14th, 2012 ESDA meeting featuring our own Chairman George Weiss just back from the winter service summit with reports from around the service world. This plans to be an open “State of the Industry” forum to review and discuss the state of our industry, coming trends, etc.

ESDA Meets the second Wednesday of each month.  Future programs in the works include a program on retail diversity opportunities, important consumer electronics safety issues, and more. Stay tuned for  details.