PostCom Meetings

Join the Association for Postal Commerce Board of Directors, in Alexandria, VA, as it brings the mailing and shipping industry together to learn, share, and discuss the latest developments in postal operations and postal policy. Featuring speakers from the Postal Service, GAO, OIG, and Congressional Staffers. Meet and discuss with leaders throughout the postal community on topics important to your company's success.  

First day of each meeting is our Study Day and all are welcome and encouraged to attend! Second day of each meeting is only open to Board Members and approved guests. 

Dates:  Study Day:  Tuesday, June 4, 8am - 5pm  Board Meeting:  Wednesday, June 5  8 am - 1pm 

Location:   Embassy Suite Hotel, 1600 Diagonal Rod, Alexandria, VA 22314.  Meetings will take place in the "Virginia Ballroom" on the lobby level of the hotel.   Reception will take place in Washington DC.  Transportation will be provided between the Embassy Suites and Reception. 

Getting There: Self-parking is available in the hotel's garage for $15 - $18 a day depending on your arrival and departure time.   The hotel is across the street from the King St - Old Town Metro Station (blue/yellow line). 

Cost to Attend: Meeting Registration Fees include all Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Networking Reception.  

  • PostCom Board of Directors and Guests: Free for each Board Member and 2 Additional Company Attendees 
  • PostCom Enhanced Member: Free for First Attendee, $350 for each Additional Attendee
  • PostCom Standard Member: $350 Each
  • PostCom Subscribers and Non-Members: $500 Each

Sponsorship:  Support PostCom while reaching your target audience!  We have many sponsorship opportunities available for each of our meetings.  Contact us for more information! 

Hotel Room Block: PostCom has secured a discounted nightly rate of $249.00.  Please book by May 4, 2019 at this link

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Study Day Agenda:  This is the Agenda from February Meeting

USPS Pricing and Costing - Sharon Owens, Vice President of Pricing, USPS

Developments in USPS Payment & Mail Entry Marc McCrery, Acting Vice President Mail Entry & Payment Technology, USPS

UPU, International E-commerce, and Recent US Reform Initiatives Jim Campbell, Postal Consultant 

USPS Informed Visibility Update Kevin Bray, Program Manager Mail & Package Information Technology, USPS

New Developments in Privacy Legislation Shannon McCracken, CEO, The Nonprofit Alliance

USPS Government Relations Stephanie Childs, Executive Director, Government Affairs & Public Policy, USPS

USPS Informed Address Update - Bob Dixon, Director of Product Technology Innovation, USPS 

APWU Perspective - Mark Dimondstein, President, APWU 

Legal Update - Ian Volner and Matt Field, Venable LLP and PostCom Legal Counsel

Rose Flanagan, Bob Schimek, Mike PlunkettMike PlunkettBob Schimek, Mike Plunkett and Joe Schick


Save the Dates! 

Tuesday, October 1 - Wednesday, October 2, 2019 

Tuesday, February 11 - Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Tuesday, June 2 - Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Tuesday, October 6 - Wednesday, October 7, 2020