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Alachua County Veterinary Managers
Contacts: Katie Hill 352-472-7035 or e-mail or Keri Bentley 352-870-4452 or e-mail
Meetings are held every other month. Please contact Katie or Keri for meeting dates, times and location.
Central Florida Veterinary Managers Group
Contact: Melissa Mauldin 407-370-2287 or e-mail
Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of every other month, typically from 12pm - 2pm. Contact Melissa for upcoming events.
Collier Office Manager Association
Contacts: Kelly Hill 239-262-3633 x 19 or e-mail Stacey Cox 239-774-6400 or e-mail
Contact for upcoming meetings.
Emerald Coast Veterinary Practice Managers Group
Contact: Dana Quinlan, CVPM 850-243-7144 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: Meetings are held once a month. Please contact Dana for more information.
Jacksonville Practice Manager's Meeting
Contact: Chris Webber 904-278-3870 firstname.lastname@example.org
For meeting dates, times and locations:: Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Locations differ monthly.
Lee/Collier Veterinary Managers Group
Contact: Scott Irby 239-673-7426 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: 2nd Thursday of the month at Islamorada Fish House. Please contact Scott for more information.
Veterinary practice or office managers from Lee and Collier Counties working together to improve management skills in the area.
North West Florida Managers Group
Contact: Jennifer Pulmano, CVPM 850-477-2194 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: Meetings are held the last Thursday of every month at the Egg & I on Davis Highway, Pensacola. Contact Jennifer for upcoming events.
North West Florida Managers Group shares daily insights and industry information with managers, administrators and bookkeepers in our area. We are open to people who are filling some management shoes now or anticipate such positions. Our topics have included employee manuals and job descriptions, avoiding missed charges, staff training, working with associates for mutual success, inventory management, uniform policies, VHMA practice diagnostic and benchmark reports, vacation & time off protocols and much more. We are thrilled to share what works and what has not to enhance veterinary management in our area!
Ocala Veterinary Management Group
Contact: Amy Giattino 352-208-4478 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: Meetings are held every other month and generally start around 6:30 p.m.
Palm Beach Veterinary Managers Group
Contact: Nicole Wood 714-337-4644 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month and they vary between lunch and dinner. Please contact Nicole for more information.
The Palm Beach Veterinary Hospital Manager's Group goal is to share ideas, host CE meetings on management related topics, and provide a networking group for the hospital managers in shoutheast Florida through roundtable discussions. For more information you can also request to be a member through our yahoo group page.
South East Florida Veterinary Managers Group
Contact: Sandy Forehand 772-360-7865 or e-mail
For meeting dates, times and locations: Meetings are held the third Thursday of every month and will be alternating between lunch and dinner. Locations will be announced as they are planned.
The Treasure Coast Managers Group's goal is to share ideas, host continuing education meetings on management related topics, and provide a networking group for the hospital managers in the southeast Florida area through roundtable discussions. For more information you can also request to be a member through our yahoo groups page https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/SEFloridaVeterinaryManagers.
Suncoast Veterinary Managers Association
Contacts: Amanda Holtz, President at 727-376-6767 or e-mail
For meeting dates: Meetings are held monthly on the second Tuesday of the month. We alternate lunch and dinner meeting each month. Contact us for time and location as they change each month.
Group Web site: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Suncoast-Veterinary-Managers-Association/142457419134592
As Veterinary Practice Managers we realize the many unique challenges that we face on a daily basis.The objective of the association is to find common ground with fellow managers and to share ideas, experiences, education, and provide a support system.
Sunshine Veterinary Managers Group
Contacts: Candy Fluharty, CVPM at 941-625-0742 or e-mail
For meeting dates: Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month.
Location/Times: Location and time varies at a local restaurant in the Port Charlotte/Punta Gorda area.
We welcome anyone that has any interest in trying to grow as a manager or improve their hospital!