April 28 – May 1, 2024 

The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

 Relax at this beautiful oceanfront resort in Hilton Head Island, SC….

Located on a lively, vibrant stretch of the Atlantic Ocean, The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa is a stimulating experience for guests in South Carolina. This oceanfront resort in Hilton Head is committed to your well-being, from the soothing coastal colors of the restaurants to the beachy décor of the modern guest rooms. Fuel your day with "farm & sea to table" dining at one of the onsite restaurants or enjoy a refreshing cocktail by one of the three outdoor pools. You are steps away from the beach and rejuvenating treatments at Heavenly Spa by Westin™, not to mention Hilton Head Island's world-famous golf courses. No matter the reason for your visit, This resort will leave you feeling better than when you arrived.

We have over 350 attendees registered!
Interested to see who is coming? Click here to see who's registered! 

Please note: pre-registration for the Annual Conference has closed. We will accept on-site registration. Please click the button below to download and complete the PDF registration form. Bring the completed form with you to the conference and we will get your registration processed on site. 

Stay informed and up-to-date throughout conference. We're implemented a convenient way for attendees to receive event information and reminders straight to their phone! Sign up with Textedly, to stay in the loop with all the latest updates, session schedules, and important announcements during the conference. Never miss a keynote, workshop, or networking opportunity again!
To get started, simply text PTRA2024 to 855-243-6714, and you'll be all set to receive timely reminders and valuable information throughout the event.

Hotel Reservations - ROOM BLOCK SOLD OUT! 

The PTRA room block at the Westin hotel is now full and standard prevailing rates set by the hotel will apply.  You are welcome to call the hotel and inquire about a room as cancellations do occur (888-236-2427). 

PTRA is recommending the Hampton Inn Hilton Head as an additional hotel option. Please note that PTRA does not have a group block at this hotel. The Hampton Inn is roughly 1.5 miles from the Westin hotel. 

Hampton Inn Hilton Head
1 Dillon Rd.
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Phone: (843) 681-7900

The discounted $20 daily resort fee at the Westin hotel includes (this rate only applies to reservations booked under the PTRA room block with the hotel). 

  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Shuttle service to Port Royal Golf & Tennis and Shelter Cover Marina & Town Centre
  • Golf & Tennis discount at Port Royal Golf & Tennis
  • RunWestin Concierge Services
  • Westin Workout Fitness Classes
  • One (1) Hour Steam Room use at Heavenly Spa (advanced reservation required)
  • Westin Family Kids Club Daily Activity
  • Access to the Westin Savannah Water Taxi & Self-Parking
  • Guest Room Wi-Fi Access
  • Free 15 minutes at Business Center Daily
  • Bottled Water (2 daily) replenished daily with housekeeping service



Sponsors & Exhibitors - SPONSORSHIP HAS CLOSED

PTRA has established a variety of sponsorship and visibility opportunities for the 52nd Annual Conference! Our sponsorship program helps ensure the quality of our Annual Conference remains high so that we can continue to provide an incredible experience for all. Click the buttons below for details on conference sponsorship & exhibitor information.


Manufacturer Workshop - Grow Sales with Reps

Join us for a special manufacturers' workshop at the upcoming PTRA Annual Conference in Hilton Head. This workshop will kick off on Saturday morning, April 27 and wrap up by noon on Sunday, April 28. 

This workshop, administered and facilitated by MRERF/IPA, will provide tools for you manage an outsourced sales team. The Grow Sales with Reps workshop helps manufacturing business leaders overcome the most challenging aspects of managing rep firms, so you get the most from your rep relationships to grow sales and become more profitable.

Registration is limited to 25 participants. For more details and to register click the button below!

Please note that separate registration is required to participate in this program through MRERF/IPA via the button above.

PTRA has an amazing offer for those that sign up! Enroll in the GSR program and if you're new to attending a PTRA Annual Conference, your registration fees for the 52nd Annual Conference will be completely covered by us! This incredible deal is exclusive to PTRA members who have never been to a PTRA Annual Conference before. If you're curious or need more details about this fantastic opportunity, don't hesitate to contact PTRA or MRERF. Let's make this event unforgettable together!


Veterans Charity Volunteer Opportunity

PTRA is partnering with two organizations that help support our veterans in the local Hilton Head Island community. Our goal is to make a difference in the lives of local Veterans. PTRA is looking for volunteers to donate their time on Wednesday, May 1st from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. If you cannot donate your time, there are other ways to support! Interested volunteers should contact TJ Phillips (419) 304-5611 to sign up or learn more about this opportunity.

Air Transportation

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for PTRA Annual Conference attendees. Please book your air travel online here or you may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1-800-328-1111. They are available Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (EST) and refer to Meeting Event Code NM38V.

Guest may arrive at one of two airports that serve the area. The Hilton Head Island Airport (HHH) or the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport (SAV). The Hilton Head Island Airport is located on the island and just 5 minutes from the resort. The Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport is a scenic 50-minute ride to the resort. 

Ground Transportation

The hotel does not offer a shuttle to/from the airport. Uber and Lyft are available along with other popular ground transportation methods that serve both Hilton Head Island and Savannah areas. Some suggestions are:

  • Diamond Transportation: (843) 247-2156
  • Coast Transportation: (843) 368-7258
  • White Sands Transportation: (843) 929-2687

Golf Tournament

The PTRA Golf Tournament is scheduled for Monday, April 29th onsite and near the hotel at the Port Royal Golf Club Barony Course from 1:00 - 6:00 pm. More information about the course can be found in the conference brochure.

  • Separate registration is required to participate in the golf tournament ($225pp)
  • Registration for the golf tournament includes golf, golf cart, tournament fees, boxed lunch, and golf games.
  • The course a 10-minute walk from the hotel.
  • Golf Club rentals are not offered through the PTRA registration process. If you are planning to participate in the golf tournament and need to rent clubs, you may do so by reaching out to Jean Maldonado ([email protected]). 
  • Club rentals through the golf course are $60/each (+tax) and the number of rental sets is limited. 

Guest Events

We are thrilled to continue to offer a guest program for attendees that want to bring someone to the conference. The guest registration fee includes participation in the charity walk on Monday, April 29th and the organized daytrip to historic Bluffton, SC on Tuesday, April 30th. In addition, guest registration includes daily breakfasts, the Guest Brunch, Welcome Reception, Closing Banquet, and access to keynote sessions. If this is your first time attending, you are invited to attend the First-Timers Reception on Sunday evening before the Welcome Reception. See the conference brochure for more details!

We cannot wait to see you in Hilton Head! 

Interested in what happens at PTRA Annual Conferences?
Take a look at the highlight reel/recap videos from some of our most recent conferences!
Click the image below to watch the PTRA 51st Annual Conference Highlight Reel.
Click the image below to watch the PTRA 50th Annual Conference Highlight Reel.

Click the image below to watch the PTRA 49th Annual Conference Recap.