Guest Info

We want to pass on some important information to make your travels easier and your convention experience an amazing one!


Crowne Plaza

Foster City* San Mateo

1221 Chess Dr.

Foster City, CA 94404



Sunday January 23, 2011

VIP Set up: 10:00am to 5:00 pm

 VIPs will be setting up their tables and getting ready to meet you.

RESA Leadership Meeting: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

If you are a RESA Local Chapter President, State President, RVP or a National Board member please try to attend the RESA Leadership Training Session from 3:00 pm-4:30 pm Sunday January 23rd. While this meeting is not mandatory we strongly encourage your attendance.

Greeted Registration/Guest Check-in: 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Pick up your name badge and check in. You may also pick up your conference bag, and printed program at this time, or you may pick that up in the morning. Either way you will want to bring it with you to the conference.

Self-Registration/Guest Check-in: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm 


Lynelle Hartman, CSP and Matthew Finlason, HGTV's The Stagers

Lynelle Hartman, CSP and Matthew Finlason, HGTV's The Stagers

Conference Kick Off, Networking and Business Trade Show and Appetizers and No Host Bar: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Monday January 24, 2011

Last Minute Registration/Guest Check in/Continental Breakfast/VIPs Open: 7:30 am to 8:30 am

Awards Dinner and Ceremony 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm: Networking, Tradeshow and No host Bar and Reception

Awards Dinner  6:45 pm to 9:45 pm: Your conference ticket includes the awards dinner. The 2011 RESA Home Staging Industry Awards and RESA Leadership Awards will be presented. 




Dress Code: Business Casual or Casual. Dress in layers in case you get hot or cold.

Feel free to wear any lapel pins that show your membership to associations, designations, training etc. RESA is about unity and diversity so all methods of showing your affiliations are welcomed.

Personal video cameras, Flips, Cameras are all welcomed. We will be filming messages, testimonials etc for use in live podcasts from the conference. These will be uploaded to Active Rain, Twitter, Facebook and You Tube each evening.

Connecting with others: We have had a few requests to post attendees information publically on the website. We do recognize that some people may not be ok with this we do encourage everyone to post on the forum you can make arrangements to meet up, see who is coming, ride shares etc.

Vegetarians, Diabetics, Food Allergies: The menus have been created with keeping Vegetarians, Diabetics and Food Allergic people in mind. If you feel you need something extra please let us know.

Helpful information:

Map of the TI

Ground Transportation:

Shuttles Once you exit the airport doors there are Taxi’s and shuttles readily available.