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Welcome to the 70th RNA Annual Conference!
Thursday, September 19 • 5:15pm - 6:30pm
Welcome Reception, sponsored by "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood"

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Welcome to the 70th RNA Annual Conference! Please use this time to greet friends and colleagues, and to network with exhibitors and sponsors. Enjoy a spread of appetizers and small plates, and grab a drink from our cash bar. Don't forget that visiting exhibitor booths earns you tickets in our Exhibitor Quest raffle for AirPods and other prizes. Write your name and phone number on the tickets and drop them off at the RNA registration desk collection bowl. Winners will be drawn at the Saturday banquet; Need not be present to win.

From the event sponsor: Two-time Oscar®-winner Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer (Emmy winner Matthew Rhys) is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about kindness, love, and forgiveness from America's most beloved neighbor.

This event is sponsored by A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.

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Tom Junod

Monique@130a.com  //  214-536-4319  //  TOM JUNOD has written some of the most enduring journalism of the past few decades, from his profile of Fred Rogers to his deeply-felt meditation on 9/11, The Falling Man. He worked as a writer for Esquire from 1997 to 2016, and is now... Read More →

Thursday September 19, 2019 5:15pm - 6:30pm
Ballroom B