Events

October 2017 – July 2018

Oct
25
Wed
2017
DM2 University “Sage Intelligence Report Writing – Advanced Non Financial” Web-based Training Class Now Available! @ This is a hands-on, web-based class. The instructor will provide you with connection details after you've registered.
8:30 am – 2:30 pm

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DM2 is now offering a  “Sage Intelligence Report Writing – Advanced Non Financial” web-based training class. Join Denise Austin, DM2 Professional Services Consultant and Sage Certified Trainer, to learn how to get the most out of this standard feature that is available in all DM2 Petroleum Insights systems (version 4.4 and later). Sage Intelligence is powerful business intelligence and reporting tool that gives you the power to quickly and easily obtain the information required for improved operations and reporting across your entire business. Using the familiar look of Microsoft Excel®, effectively analyze your system data. Effortlessly create real-time, automated, and pre-formatted reports with up-to-date, accurate, and meaningful information. Intelligence Reporting allows you to spend more time focusing on analysis and interpretation and less time pulling the data together.

This 6 hour class is only $495.00 (an $1,050.00 value). The hands-on, web-based class will be held from 8:30am to 2:30pm PT on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  As a prerequisite, “Advanced” class attendees need to have either completed the Sage Intelligence Report Design for Beginners class or have hands-on experience with creating containers for Standard Reports.  This “Advanced” class will help you learn how to:

  • Build reports to consolidate databases and companies
  • Use multiple tables in a container
  • Create new connections
  • Build dashboard reports
  • Work with macros & advanced options
  • Schedule reports with the Windows scheduler

Who should attend?

  • Owners, Executives, CFOs and Controllers responsible for data analysis and key decision making
  • Business Line Managers responsible for monitoring and impacting key performance indicators
  • Administrative Personnel responsible for creating, generating and analyzing reports

Click here to register for this class. Registration closes October 18, 2017, so register today!

This class is reserved for DM2 customers only.

Nov
8
Wed
2017
Join DM2 at the 2017 SIGMA Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL November 8 – 10, 2017. Hope to see you there!
Nov 8 – Nov 10 all-day

2017 SIGMA Annual Conf

SIGMA’s Annual Conference is the largest gathering of SIGMA members throughout the year.  CEO’s, presidents, and knowledge leaders in the fuel marketing sphere attend this unparalleled forum for in-depth education, networking and innovative business strategy reviews. SIGMA committees convene to discuss and streamline initiatives—while preserving time for marketers to network with fuel suppliers and their peers.

The 2017 SIGMA Annual Conference will take place November 8-10, 2017 at The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago.

DM2 University “Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” Class Now Available – Space is Limited, so Register Today! @ This is a hands-on, web-based class. The instructor will provide you with connection details after you've registered.
9:00 am – November 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm

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Closing your month-end books followed by the generating financial statements as soon as possible is one of the most common and time-consuming challenges you face. Depending on your company, the process can take you anywhere from four days to as long as five weeks. Help is here!

DM2’s new “Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” class, will provide you with the best practices used by industry leading DM2 customers who close their books in as little as one day! The new edition of this hands-on, web-based course will teach you the most successful and field-tested principles based on a culmination of our top best practices to issue financial statements sooner!

Offering a compelling case for ending the month-long closing process, this invaluable resource will show you how to get it done efficiently, with authoritative discussion of shifting the timing of closing activities out of the core closing period; instructions for reconciling the key control accounts, and more…

Join Professional Services Consultant, Kathy Porter, for this two day (4 hour per day) hands-on, web-based class for only $695.00 (a $1,4000 value). This class will be held from 9:00am to 1:pm PT on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, and Thursday, November 9, 2017.  Attend this class to learn:

Key Concepts – Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster

  • Reconciling Key Control Accounts and Subsidiary Reports
  • Understanding Daily Processing in Relation to Key Control Accounts
  • End of Day Audit of Key Control Accounts
  • Researching and Resolving Out of Balance Conditions
  • Common Reasons and Ways to Prevent Credit and Rebills
  • Applying Tax Reconciliation Best Practices
  • Applying Gross Margin Best Practices
  • Applying Inventory Best Practices
  • Applying Recommended Daily Reconciliation Best Practices
  • Reconciling Processes by Module

Who should attend? CFOs, Controllers and accounting staff responsible for data analysis and reconciliation should attend this course.

Click here to register for our new Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” class. Registration closes Wednesday, November 1, 2017, so register today!

To learn more about Internal Controls, click here to watch our “Internal Controls” webinar series on the DM2 Software YouTube Channel.

This class is reserved for DM2 customers only.

Nov
9
Thu
2017
DM2 University “Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” Class Now Available – Space is Limited, so Register Today! @ This is a hands-on, web-based class. The instructor will provide you with connection details after you've registered.
9:00 am – November 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm

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Closing your month-end books followed by the generating financial statements as soon as possible is one of the most common and time-consuming challenges you face. Depending on your company, the process can take you anywhere from four days to as long as five weeks. Help is here!

DM2’s new “Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” class, will provide you with the best practices used by industry leading DM2 customers who close their books in as little as one day! The new edition of this hands-on, web-based course will teach you the most successful and field-tested principles based on a culmination of our top best practices to issue financial statements sooner!

Offering a compelling case for ending the month-long closing process, this invaluable resource will show you how to get it done efficiently, with authoritative discussion of shifting the timing of closing activities out of the core closing period; instructions for reconciling the key control accounts, and more…

Join Professional Services Consultant, Kathy Porter, for this two day (4 hour per day) hands-on, web-based class for only $695.00 (a $1,4000 value). This class will be held from 9:00am to 1:pm PT on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, and Thursday, November 9, 2017.  Attend this class to learn:

Key Concepts – Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster

  • Reconciling Key Control Accounts and Subsidiary Reports
  • Understanding Daily Processing in Relation to Key Control Accounts
  • End of Day Audit of Key Control Accounts
  • Researching and Resolving Out of Balance Conditions
  • Common Reasons and Ways to Prevent Credit and Rebills
  • Applying Tax Reconciliation Best Practices
  • Applying Gross Margin Best Practices
  • Applying Inventory Best Practices
  • Applying Recommended Daily Reconciliation Best Practices
  • Reconciling Processes by Module

Who should attend? CFOs, Controllers and accounting staff responsible for data analysis and reconciliation should attend this course.

Click here to register for our new Top 10 Ways to Close Your Books Faster” class. Registration closes Wednesday, November 1, 2017, so register today!

To learn more about Internal Controls, click here to watch our “Internal Controls” webinar series on the DM2 Software YouTube Channel.

This class is reserved for DM2 customers only.

Nov
15
Wed
2017
DM2 University 2-day “Sage 100 Customizer” Web-based Training Class Now Available! @ This is a hands-on, web-based class. The instructor will provide you with connection details after you've registered.
8:30 am – November 16, 2017 @ 1:30 pm

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DM2 is now offering a new “Sage 100 Customizer” web-based training class. Join Denise Austin, DM2 Professional Services Consultant and Sage Certified Trainer, to learn how to get the most out of this standard feature that is available in all DM2 Petroleum Insights systems. Sage 100 Customizer (formerly known as Sage Custom Office) is a powerful tool that gives you the ability to change the appearance of your Petroleum Insights screens to match the way you work, helping increase your productivity by improving your data entry speed and accuracy. By “customizing” screens to ignore unused fields and change tab sequences, you can display only the fields you need in the exact order you need them. You can even change the default field labels to match your business’s vocabulary and add your own data fields to your masterfiles, all without any special programming skills or training.

This two day (6 hour per day) class is only $695.00 (a $2,100.00 value). The hands-on, web-based class will be held from 8:30am to 2:30pm PT on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 and Thursday, November 16, 2017.  Attend this class to learn how to:

  • Customize existing items on Sage 100 Panels
  • Add user-defined fields (UDFs)
  • Create and enter information in user-defined tables (UDTs)
  • Add UDFs and UDTs to panels, screens, grids
  • Include details in UDFs in the update process
  • Copy customized Panels
  • Create links to other programs, bitmaps, & scripts

Click here to register for this class. Registration closes Wednesday, November 8, 2017, so register today!

This class is reserved for DM2 customers only.

Nov
16
Thu
2017
DM2 University 2-day “Sage 100 Customizer” Web-based Training Class Now Available! @ This is a hands-on, web-based class. The instructor will provide you with connection details after you've registered.
8:30 am – November 17, 2017 @ 1:30 pm

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DM2 is now offering a new “Sage 100 Customizer” web-based training class. Join Denise Austin, DM2 Professional Services Consultant and Sage Certified Trainer, to learn how to get the most out of this standard feature that is available in all DM2 Petroleum Insights systems. Sage 100 Customizer (formerly known as Sage Custom Office) is a powerful tool that gives you the ability to change the appearance of your Petroleum Insights screens to match the way you work, helping increase your productivity by improving your data entry speed and accuracy. By “customizing” screens to ignore unused fields and change tab sequences, you can display only the fields you need in the exact order you need them. You can even change the default field labels to match your business’s vocabulary and add your own data fields to your masterfiles, all without any special programming skills or training.

This two day (6 hour per day) class is only $695.00 (a $2,100.00 value). The hands-on, web-based class will be held from 8:30am to 2:30pm PT on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 and Thursday, November 16, 2017.  Attend this class to learn how to:

  • Customize existing items on Sage 100 Panels
  • Add user-defined fields (UDFs)
  • Create and enter information in user-defined tables (UDTs)
  • Add UDFs and UDTs to panels, screens, grids
  • Include details in UDFs in the update process
  • Copy customized Panels
  • Create links to other programs, bitmaps, & scripts

Click here to register for this class. Registration closes Wednesday, November 8, 2017, so register today!

This class is reserved for DM2 customers only.

Attend DM2’s Cardlock Pricing Webinar to learn how to improve your Cardlock margins with our new Powerup Fleet Partnership!
11:30 am – 12:30 pm

DM2 + Powerup FleetMaximize your Cardlock Margins

Attend DM2’s CardLock Pricing Connections Webinar

November 16, 2017 at 11:30am PT/2:30pm ET

Join Lisa Thiele, one of DM2’s in-house cardlock experts, for a sneak preview of some of the new pricing-related features you’ll find in our upcoming release of CardLink 2017.  Also joining us will be special guest, Shane Dyer, President of Powerup Fleet.  In addition to discussing some of the industry trends affecting cardlock marketers today, Shane will be giving you a preview of the how DM2 and Powerup Fleet are working together to help you maximize your cardlock margins by automatically optimizing and updating your pricing by region, customer type, volume and more…

Join us on November 16, 2017 at 11:30am PDT/2:30pm EDT for our Cardlock Pricing Webinar.

Click here to register today!

Mar
7
Wed
2018
Join DM2 at the 2018 Southeast Petro-Food Marketing Exposition in Myrtle Beach, SC on March 7 – 8, 2018 to find out why leading marketers use Petroleum Insights ERP & CRM solutions to manage and grow their businesses.. We’ll be in booth #903. Hope to see you there! @ Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Mar 7 – Mar 8 all-day

With over 50 applications designed for petroleum marketing plus the power of the Sage eco-system, DM2 has everything you need to manage and grow your business.

SE Petro 2018

About the Southeast Petro-Food Marketing Exposition

This 2 day trade show and exposition will feature the latest in retail and petroleum technology and marketing, educational seminars, as well as networking with industry leaders from throughout the region!

The nation’s largest regional petroleum and c-store show continues the spring date started in 2001. Approximately 1550 buyers attended last year from throughout the southeast. Each year more than 450 exhibit companies offer equipment, products and services to petroleum marketers and convenience store owners and managers. Of course, the latest in products and services will be on display.

Convenience stores, petroleum marketers, car washes and food services will be attending from all over the southeast. If you have a product for the petroleum and/or convenience store market, we invite you to participate. Just return the booth space application enclosed and your firm will be included in the show promotional literature mailed to over 8,000 petroleum and convenience store industry personnel as well as the SEPFME web site.

The twenty-ninth annual Southeast Petro-Food Marketing Exposition is sponsored by the following organizations:

North Carolina Petroleum & Convenience Marketers
South Carolina Association of Convenience Stores
South Carolina Petroleum Marketers Association
Virginia Petroleum, Convenience & Grocery Association

These four associations boast membership of over 1200 members operating over 10,000 convenience stores and service stations. James Barnwell, III, Burlington, NC, is serving as overall chairman of the trade show.

Inquiries should be directed to:
Sharon S. Vinson, Trade Show Director
Southeast Petro-Food Marketing Exposition
7300 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27612
Ph. 919/781-9744
fax 919/782-4414
e-mail: svinson@ncpcm.org

Jul
16
Mon
2018
Connect, Network and Learn – Connections Returns July 16 – 18, 2018! More details starting January 2018… @ The Heathman Lodge
8:00 am – July 18, 2018 @ 11:30 am