January 29th Meeting RSVP

Who: Open to All Vacation Rental businesses, allied members, and all hospitality businesses

What: Smoky Mountain Vacation Lodging Association Luncheon

Featured Speaker: Captain David Puckett-Gatlinburg Fire Department
Captain Puckett is a Fire Captain with the Gatlinburg Fire Department. He also serves as the Wildland Coordinator and Chairman of Gatlinburg’s Firewise Committee. During his 18 year tenure with the City of Gatlinburg as a firefighter paramedic, Captain Puckett specialized in wildland firefighting. From there he focused on public education about fire prevention within the Wildlife Urban Interface (WUI). Captain Puckett’s main focus is on loss prevention of any kind.

Presentation Topics:

I.   What is Firewise
II.  What does Firewise mean to property owners, rental managers and guests
III. Becoming Firewise and what training opportunities are available.
IV. Advantages of being Firewise
V.  Emergency Alerts/Notifications available to owners/managers/guests
VI. How property owners, rental managers, and guests can prepare

When: Tuesday January 29, 2019
11:30 AM Registration and Networking;
Lunch & Presentation @ Noon

Where: Courtyard Marriott Pigeon Forge (in The Roosevelt
Ballroom)
120 Community Center Drive
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863