Pinnacle Conference 2019

Savannah, Georgia - April 25-27, 2019

The KGPCo Pinnacle Conference is a 2-day, all-inclusive event offering opportunities to collaborate and discuss innovations and technologies within the communications industry. This invitation only conference is an ideal venue to network with industry leaders and discuss topics most relevant to executing strategies for growth.

Why Attend?
This conference provides meaningful business sessions as well as a variety of activities which encourage team building and networking. Attendees will gain insight into the changing communications landscape and evolving technologies through speaker presentations, panel discussions and product exhibits.

Previous attendees have included executives and decision makers from industry leading Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 3 carriers, as well as LEC, MSO, Data Center/Cloud, and Enterprise companies.

What Customers are saying about KGPCo Pinnacle Conferences:

“Pinnacle Conference is an excellent event that hits the heart of our business both in speakers and products to support our projects.”
 

“This event is truly well done. It offers a good balance of leisure/networking time and informative business sessions.”
 

“High quality, high value event. Extremely well organized with relevant subject matter.”
 

“The Pinnacle Conference allows for easy conversations, technology sharing and exposure to new technologies.”

 

About this year's event

About the Hotel

Andaz Savannah
14 Barnard Street,
Savannah, Georgia, USA, 31401
Tel: 912 233 2116
Website

Savannah, GA Hotel Located in City Market That Blends Hip and Historic
Experience an eclectic boutique hotel in the heart of Savannah, Georgia. With its artful décor, relaxed urban vibe, and new South sophistication, Andaz Savannah delivers a vibrant, modern feel to the Historic District. Relax, work, dine and connect in our fashionable urban oasis on Ellis Square, just steps of the river, trendy shopping and dining, and the city’s cultural diversions.

    Hotel amenities:
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • In-Room Safe
  • Newspaper Delivery upon request
  • Complimentary minibar on select nonalcoholic beverages and snacks
  • 22 Square Dining with locally grown produce
  • Andaz Terrace with heated pool and fire pit
  • 24-Hour gym
  • 24-Hour in-room dining
  • Dry cleaning and laundry service available
  • Valet Parking

    Parking:
  • Garage self-park is available for a small fee at the Whitaker Street Garage
  • Valet Parking with in and out privileges for $30/day

Whitaker Street Parking Garage Operating Hours and Daily Rate:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

  • Monday – Thursday, 5am to 5am - $2.00 per hour or portion thereof
  • Friday, 5am to 5pm - $2.00 per hour or portion thereof
  • $16.00 lost ticket

Evening Parking Rate:

  • Friday, 5pm to 5am - $10.00

Maximum Daily Rate:

  • Monday – Thursday $16.00
  • Friday $26.00
  • Saturday – Sunday $10.00

Weekend Parking Rate:

  • All day Saturday, 5am to Sunday, 5am - $10.00 per day
  • All day Sunday, 5am to Monday, 5am - $10.00 per day
  • After 5am, Monday the daily rate applies

Special Event Parking Rates:

  • $10.00 to $20.00 per day
    (Event rate prevails when posted)

Cash, checks, credit & debit cards (Visa & Mastercard) are accepted.

 

Check-in/Check-out:
Check-in is at 4:00 PM. Check-out is 11:00 AM. All guests arriving before 4:00 PM will be accommodated as rooms become available. The Bell Staff can arrange to check baggage for those arriving early when rooms are unavailable.

 


 

Conference Agenda

Thursday, April 25

Friday, April 26

Saturday, April 27

Sunday, April 28

All Day: Arrivals

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Reception - Sponsored by Intel

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Welcome Dinner - Sponsored by Intel

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast

8:00 AM – 8:15 AM: Trevor Putrah, KGPCo

8:15 AM – 9:15 AM: Chris Rice, AT&T

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM: Break

9:30 AM – 10:15 AM: George Richter, Cox

10:15 AM – 10:30 PM: Break

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Panel Discussion: Deployment

11:30 – 12:30 PM: Lunch

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Group Activities

6:30 PM – 9:30 PM: Dinner: Georgia State Railroad Museum - Sponsored by Corning

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM: Breakfast

8:00 AM – 8:45 AM: Alex Quach, Intel

8:45 AM – 9:00 AM: Break

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM: Paul Challoner, Ericsson

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM: Break

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Supplier Showcase

11:30 – 12:30 PM: Lunch

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Leisure time

5:30 PM – 9:00 PM: Dinner: Vic's on the River - Sponsored by ADTRAN and CommScope

All Day: Departures
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast

 

 


 

Pinnacle Sponsors

 

 


 

 

Activity information

Charter Fishing

Legendary salt marsh is the largest breeding ground of game fish in North America. Guides know the area well and can provide an amazing experience on the water. In-shore fishing focuses on the local Redfish. In season fish also include Black Sea Bass & Speckled Sea Trout, providing non-stop fight and action.

 

Historic Segway Tour

See beautiful Savannah on a Segway. Departing from the historic district, a knowledgeable guide will lead your guests around many of the city’s 22 Public Squares, discussing Savannah’s rich history and architecture at a leisurely pace. This trip allows guests to cover more mileage than historic walking tours, while at the same time venturing off the beaten path.

 

Savannah Food Tour

This experience offers a peek into some of the first class establishments that have made the city famous, with the exclusivity of private dining. The tour visits 6 downtown restaurants before they open to the public, offering bites note even on the menu. They will also scroll through the residential streets of Savannah’s Historic District.

 

Kayak & Hike

Combining Georgia’s salt marsh and Savannah’s history, Wormsloe Plantation brings a fascinating day trip. Paddle on the scenic Skidaway River dock at Jones Island, and take a tour of the oldest plantation in Georgia. Back to the kayaks, and slide out on the tide to the starting point. Trip includes a day pass to further explore and hike the trails of Wormsloe.

 

Spa (Off-site)

Spa Blue and Sweet Heart Spas are both .5 miles away and very luxurious. All treatments will include wine and/or mimosa. Options of 60 or 90 minute massage or a 60 minute facial

 

Golf: Savannah Quarters

Private 18-hole Greg Norman Signature course offers a rewarding playing experience with six sets of tee boxes that allow you to tailor the game to your skill, from beginner to pro. The quintessential southern golf course, it is playable all year round and was voted Best Golf in Savannah by Savannah Magazine. A picturesque 7,066-yard, par 72 course weaves through lagoons, natural areas, and groves of towering cypress and live oak trees.

 


 

 

 


 

Dinner Venues

Friday: Georgia State Railroad Museum

  • Located at the old Central of Georgia Railway Savannah Ships and Terminal Facilities.
  • The Central, chartered in 1833, is one of the oldest railroads in all of America.
  • The Museum, a National Historic Landmark, is hailed as one of the most complete, operational historic railroad sites in the world.

Sponsored by

 

 

Saturday: Vic's on the River

     

  • Live music and southern fare.
  • This fine-dining restaurant in a 19th-century warehouse features classic Southern cooking.
  • Sponsored by
              

     


     

    Airport - Arrivals & Departures

    Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV)

    Arrivals
    KGPCo team can arrange airport transfers to the hotel. You will be met by our airport directors at baggage claim with a welcome signage for easy identification.

     

    Departures
    KGPCo can provide transfer back to the airport. Staff will meet you in the lobby of the hotel to drive you back to the airport on Sunday.

    If you would like KGPCo to arrange airport and hotel transfer, please provide all flight information (for you and your guest), including: airline, flight #, arrival and departure times to kristen.kohler@kgpco.com

     

     

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