The 2016 NHLA Convention & Exhibit Showcase in DC

The 2016 NHLA Annual Convention & Exhibit Showcase will be held October 5-7 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C, an international city with a draw for members and friends around the world. Since 1930, the luxurious Omni Shoreham Hotel has played host to presidents, world leaders and inaugural balls, making it a true Washington landmark.

The Opening Session for the 2016 NHLA Convention will include a joint presentation by Charles Krauthammer and Robert Reich, two of America’s most respected intellects. Charles Krauthammer is a Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist, author, political commentator and physician. Krauthammer’s award-winning weekly column is syndicated to more than 400 newspapers worldwide.Robert Reich is a political economist, professor, author and political commentator. Reich has been named one of Time Magazine’s most successful cabinet secretaries of the past centuries. Together, these two men will debate both sides of the upcoming Presidential election and the state of America.

Please visit the convention website often as updates and registration information will be posted as plans are finalized. Registration is scheduled to open in late spring. NHLA looks forward to welcoming and hosting the world hardwood market once again to the "Global Gathering of the Hardwood Community."

Reservations for Exhibit Booths are underway NOW and sponsorship opportunities are available! Contact John Hester at or by phone at 901-399-7558 for more information!

General questions about the 2016 NHLA Annual Convention?
Contact Renee Hornsby or call 901-399-7560.