Networking Opportunities

Making Connections

The NPF is a target-rich environment for building professional relationships within the mailing and shipping industry. Enjoy special networking events where like-minded attendees exchange ideas, learn, and inspire each other. It’s a chance to make new friends. Reunite with those you already know. And come away with winning strategies designed to accelerate your company into the future.

Make Connections
Connect with colleagues, partners and like-minded professionals.

Obtain Career Growth
Take use of this vital part to career growth and longevity within any industry.

Share Ideas
Share ideas and best practices that help reach common goals and objectives.

Networking Opportunities and Giving Back

Supporting Habitat for Humanity – of the Charlotte Region

NPF attendees can give back by volunteering time and service at a Habitat for Humanity home build. You don’t have to be a carpenter; the only prerequisite is the desire to help others.

Saturday, May 20 from 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM, the NPF and sponsor The Berkshire Company, along with 25 volunteers will spend the day giving back for a deserving Charlotte area family. Together, they’ll help construct a home for a family who cannot find affordable options. Volunteer by pre-registering at NPF.org. NPF will assign the first 25 volunteers. There is a $25 non-refundable fee to participate in this giving event. All fees collected will be donated to the Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte Region. Round-trip transportation and lunch will be provided by NPF.

Receptions

Welcome

Sunday, May 21: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

 

The NPF and the US Postal Service Area Leadership teams will host a Welcome Reception for all NPF attendees. Acquaint yourself with colleagues and meet new industry professionals as we celebrate the commencement of the 2019 NPF.

PCC

Monday, May 22: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

 

Get ready for an evening of engaging discussions, appetizers, and refreshing beverages. Spend time with US Postal Service headquarters’ executives and local postal leaders. The PCC community is an invaluable resource for business mailers to share best practices to maximize the performance of your PCC – small or large. Please feel free to bring your PCC lapel pins and exchange them with other members.

Exhibitors'

Tuesday, May 23: 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

 

The NPF showcases the largest exhibit hall in the mailing and shipping industry with 100+ top products and services on exhibit – offering informed solutions and resources for everyone. In addition, the NPF Exhibitors are hosting an evening reception for all to attend. Meet and greet top company representatives in this social setting while enjoying appetizers and refreshing beverages. It all happens in the Exhibit Hall on Tuesday evening.

The NPF and the US Postal Service Area Leadership teams will host a Welcome Reception for all NPF attendees. Acquaint yourself with colleagues and meet new industry professionals as we celebrate the commencement of each NPF.

Get ready for an evening of engaging discussions, appetizers, and refreshing beverages. Spend time with US Postal Service headquarters’ executives and local postal leaders. The PCC (Postal Customer Council) community is an invaluable resource for business mailers to share best practices to maximize the performance of your PCC – small or large. Please feel free to bring your PCC lapel pins and exchange them with other members.

The NPF showcases the largest exhibit hall in the mailing and shipping industry with 100+ top products and services on exhibit – offering informed solutions and resources for everyone. In addition, the NPF Exhibitors are hosting an evening reception for all to attend. Meet and greet top company representatives in this social setting while enjoying appetizers and refreshing beverages. It all happens in the Exhibit Hall on Tuesday evening.

NPF Partnership Recognition Luncheon

Wednesday, May 24: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

NPF attendees with Full registration privileges are invited to attend a special seated luncheon. This Wednesday closing luncheon honors and recognizes the best-in-class USPS partnerships from across all postal areas and concludes with a special guest speaker that will share relevant insights and anecdotes that will inspire all in attendance. Make sure to register for a Full 4-day package and make your plan to attend this remarkable and always inspiring event.

Fuel Your Enthusiasm and Your Energy!

Morning Breakfasts
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.

Gather with fellow attendees and enjoy complementary continental breakfasts. A good breakfast leads to a great day, so be sure to fuel up!

Fast-Break Hall Luncheons
Monday and Tuesday

NPF attendees will enjoy a buffet lunch in the Exhibit Hall. It’s a great opportunity to network with new colleague and old friends in a rich, but casual atmosphere.

NPF 2023 Closing Event – NASCAR HOF

Wednesday, May 24: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

What a fitting venue to revel another NPF win – the NASCAR Hall of Fame!  Adjacent to the Charlotte Convention Center, all attendees are invited to celebrate the NPF. In the spirit of winning, experience the history and heritage of NASCAR and participate in the many interactive exhibits, movie theater, the Hall of Honor and more. Enjoy exhilarating entertainment, savory dishes, and lively beverages. The venue will be closed to the public, open exclusively for NPF. Be part of the excitement and celebration of NPF!