Metal Industries, Inc. once again attended the HARDI annual conference. This year’s conference was held at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans, LA on the dates of December 7 th through the 10 th . Metal Industries brands USAire, NCA, and Performance Aire, were all represented. The HARDI conference is a great chance to meet with industry leaders, purchasing cooperatives, current clients and representatives, and potential prospects. The booth program provided Metal Industries a showcase to highlight product offerings from all of the brands. In addition to the numerous educational sessions, with keynote speeches from Talbot Gee and Vinh Giang. Dr. Alan Beaulieu once again delivered his economic forecast with insightful intellect and a great sense of humor. Attendees left better prepared for facing challenges in their businesses and personal goals. There were several opportunities to socialize and network with fellow industry professionals in a comfortable and convenient setting. The HARDI annual conference allows all who attend to strengthen existing relationships, continue their industry education, and forge new bonds. Metal Industries is already making plans to attend the 2020 HARDI conference scheduled in Orlando.