Value of Convention Attendance

Omni Grove Park Inn

Here's why attendees value the Annual Convention:

  • Education and training
  • Maintain and build relationships
  • Relevant and timely business programs and access to high level decision makers from member distributor and manufacturing companies are staples of BSA conventions
  • The ability to keep up-to-date with changing industry trends
  • Hear about new products, equipment, technology and services
  • Save money, with the efficiency of seeing all your bearing channel partners in one place
  • Acquire new ideas
  • Maintain a presence – “see and be seen”

Value only found at the 2024 BSA Annual Convention:

Industry Updates

Find out the latest industry information from the BSA Distributor Survey results and ABMA Industry Update.

Incredible Speakers

  • Jimmy Yeary  - facilitating growth while creating and maintaining significant relationships has become Jimmy's trademark as a communicator. Emotional awareness, a greater understanding of other people, and the shared experiences that build an effective team herald the genius of Jimmy Yeary.       
  • Paul Reilly - Value Added Selling -  This tone-setting presentation introduces the audience members to Value-Added Selling and encourages them to embrace it in their go-to-market strategies.  In a competitive market, differentiation is key.  What sets you apart from your competition?  How do you compete profitably in a tough market?  How can you get them to return to you, again and again?                                          
  • Gene Marks - ChatGPT, AI, and Beyond - Game Changing Technologies that will Impact Your Business -  During this fast-moving informative and entertaining presentation, Forbes Technology columnist and consultant Gene Marks will share his thoughts on the biggest technology AI trends that will affect your business in the near and long term and help you make the right investment decisions.


  • The Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville
  • Enjoy a serene and meaningful escape, championship golf, an onsite spa, and rooms with romantic charm and modern touches at this historic resort nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains.      
  • Great opportunity to mix business and family.
  • Enjoy the Asheville area on your own or on the many BSA Convention Tours and Activities

Sporting Events

Unwind and network with your channel partners for a leisurely afternoon of golf.