A special message from David Meltzer, GVF Secretary General
realize that many of our members are significantly impacted by travel
restrictions, postponement of conferences, and imposition of work-from-home requirements
upon their employees. In response, GVF
is exploring the expansion our digital services for members to provide
additional platforms for promoting their services and equipment and learning of
the latest developments affecting their business.
Organizing panels of experts
to discuss the latest developments in areas of interest to GVF members to be
viewable by video;
Encouraging members to post
their releases on new products, services, and corporate developments on
GVF.org, our LinkedIn page, and our Twitter account;
Organizing podcasts on
topics of interest;
The interest of members to
form a Marketing Working Group where
members can share ideas on how to maintain promotional activities during
the current period of travel restrictions and consequent postponement of
conferences and other events; and,
Increasing the frequency of
feel free to provide feedback on these initiatives and offer any other ideas.
In addition to exploring the expansion of the above member benefits, I want to remind you of the ability of GVF and our training partner SatProf to provide specialized online training to our members’ employees at discounted rates. The online training is fully operational and available 24/7. Training is self-paced and queries, enrollments, and student services are fully available. As a result, staff who are working from home have the option of using their time for certification training. You can find additional information at gvftraining.org and please email email@example.com with your inquires.
ability to help your company with these services depends on you sharing the
availability of these services and resulting content with your marketing and
human resources colleagues in the company.
If you have not already done so, you will shortly be contacted by GVF to
ask you to provide the contact information for a colleague in your marketing and
human resources groups.
GVF provides digital services during these challenging times, we remain very
open to suggestions on additional services so please let me know if you have