Peter Rona - Chairman, CPNAGNEX 2020 Conference, which will be held in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino from February 18-21, 2020 has announced that Peter Rona, Chairman of CPNA (Contract Partners North America) will participate as an X-TALK speaker for the upcoming 10th Anniversary event.

X-TALKS are unique to the GNEX Conference format which attracts senior-level executives from the vacation ownership, hospitality and leisure industries. These sessions feature a solo speaker for a limited time of just 10 minutes. Each speaker is either an Xpert or have significant Xperience or has exuded Xcellence related to their session topic.

Peter Rona will deliver a presentation that details the merits of “Smarter Renovations With Procurement Services”. This session will look at what needs to be taken into consideration when embarking on major resort renovations, or when building a new resort. Covering do’s and don’ts of FF&E budgeting, scheduling and procurement the session will educate on topics from choosing the right design, products and quantities to weeding through suppliers, evaluating quotations and avoiding delays.

Peter Rona is currently, Chairman of CPNA (Contract Partners North America) a distributor of contract furniture and accessories to the Hospitality Industry. A seasoned executive manager with more than 38 years of management and leadership experience within the private and public sector, Peter is skilled in business strategy, sales, marketing, finance, technology and business development.

The high quality, dynamic and information packed bite-sized X-TALK sessions deliver valuable opinions, data and insights for attendees on many varied topics, while offering a convenient drop-in / drop-out schedule that supports the conference’s focus on networking.

Conference organizers will continue to reveal their line-up of speakers and panelists over the coming weeks with the latest information available at

Attendees at GNEX 2020 in Las Vegas will have access to a wide selection of speakers, panelists and interactive workshops. They will also be treated to (subject to availability at time of registering) a helicopter ride above the famous Las Vegas Strip, a VIP Cocktail Party and tickets to #1 Vegas Show, Absinthe! and optional access to two exclusive separate ticketed events – an all-cash poker tournament at The Bellagio’s Poker Room and a golf tournament at the elusive Shadow Creek Golf Club.

Since 2011, GNEX Conference (also known as Global Networking EXpo), which is owned and operated by Perspective Group has offered a unique, ever-evolving conference format which focuses heavily on networking – bringing decision-makers and influencers together to create new business opportunities and learn from each other.

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Confirmed sponsors include: Holiday Systems International, INTUITION Brand Marketing, Walltopia USA, Light, Resort Management Services, Wyndham Destinations, Access Development, SPI Software, CPNA (Contract Partners of North America), Jim Madrid, My Travel Club, The Registry Collection, Asociación Mexicana de Desarrolladores Turísticos (AMDETUR), Association of Vacation Owners (AVO), Cooperative Association of Resort Exchangers (C.A.R.E.), Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA), ARDA Developments Magazine.

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About GNEX Conference

With a new destination every year, a heavy focus on networking, high-quality events, and innovative format, GNEX Conferences attract senior-level executives from more than 130+ companies across the globe. The conference brings together a unique mix of attendees from traditionally separated segments of the hospitality industry, enabling you to network with companies that specialize in Hotels, Vacation Ownership, Resort Real Estate, Vacation Rentals, OTAs, Travel Agencies & Travel Clubs, plus all the vendors that supply them, including Resort Management, Sales & Marketing, Legal & Financial, Construction & Renovation, Technology, HR & Training and more… For more details on our next event in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino visit