National Chicken Council member companies and those aligned with the chicken industry provide generous financial support to the NCC’s Chicken Marketing Seminar, helping to make the seminar more successful and enjoyable for all meeting participants. The seminar is scheduled July 21-23 at the Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, 35-40 minutes from the Spokane Interntional Airport.  NCC is most grateful to the following companies that have thus far confirmed their sponsorship support once again for this summer’s meeting:

  • Express Markets
  • JBT FoodTech
  • Interstate Container
  • Pactiv Corporation
  • QST Ingredients
  • Watt PoultryUSA

Online registration is open for the July Seminar.  To register and for information about the seminar, a preliminary agenda, transportation, and how to make hotel reservations, visit  Each meeting participant must register separately online using their unique username (your company email address on file with NCC) and NCC password.  If you do not know your password, you can recover your password on file with NCC as you start the registration process.

Register early and be eligible to win free accommodations at the resort.  All those who register with NCC by the close of business on Monday, May 20 will be entered into a random drawing to award a free lakeview suite for a 4-night stay at the Coeur d’Alene Resort.

The two-day seminar explores trends in food marketing, consumer purchasing behavior, and new products to help you better succeed in today’s competitive marketplace.  Analysts also provide forecasts for chicken and competing meats and the annual supermarket-foodservice round table gives chicken marketers the opportunity to hear directly from their customers.  The seminar also incorporates a number of relaxed networking opportunities, including a golf tournament, all in a beautiful lake-front setting.

For questions about the seminar, contact Maggie Ernst, NCC’s senior director of meetings and member services at