Meet the Candidates

The Annual Conference and Trade Show is also a time that the membership of KRPS picks new leadership.  There are seven of the fifteen positions on the Board of Directors that will be voted on at conference. You can MEET THE CANDIDATES by reading a special page set up on the KRPS website.  This grid of candidate responses to specific leadership questions will assist you in becoming a more informed voting KRPS member.  Here’s those vying for 2013 leadership:

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Does Your Head Need A Bed?

Frankfort’s Capital Plaza Hotel

Hotel accommodations for our big event is the Capital Plaza Hotel, located in historic Frankfort.   Guest rooms overlook the Kentucky River or the Old State Capital.  Located seconds away from the Frankfort Convention Center and 2 miles from the State Capitol, the Capital Plaza Hotel is also mere minutes from restaurants and nightlife.

Reserve your pillow at the discounted “KRPS” rate!  Here’s how:
- call 502.227.5100 and mention “KRPS” for the special room block price.
- you MUST call to get the rate of $77/night (before taxes & fees).
- this special “KRPS” rate is not available for online reservations.

There is a limited number of rooms available for our event, so don’t delay!  To learn more about the hotel and see room options, visit their website [HERE] or Facebook page [HERE].

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Event Hashtag Announced for Conference

HashtagBird” #KRPS12 ” has been adopted as the official event hashtag for the Kentucky Recreation and Park Society’s 2012 Conference and Trade Show “CAPITOLize Your Opportunities,” which meets in Franfkort, KY in mid-November. Twitter, Facebook, Linked In, and Foursquare users who are participating, visiting and networking at the event are encouraged to share their experience of this annual event by posting with the inclusion of #KRPS12 in their online content.


Twitter Follow Kentucky Recreation & Park Society @KRPS
Twitter Follow KRPS Board Members @rossleigh, @TerriWater
Twitter Follow KRPS Executive Director @haddaway
Follow KRPS members @KRPS/members and @KRPS/agency-members

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