Partner Resources

AACS Partners receive a variety of promotional benefits at AACS events throughout the year (see below for Partner levels and benefit details). Listed below are the 2024 AACS & Quarterly Partner Events event dates, important information, and resource for our Partners. Questions about your Partnership? Please email Kimber@beautyschools.org.

 

2024 AACS Events

Congressional Summit & Hill Day | March 12-13, 2024 | Washington, D.C. Register here!

Career Educators Alliance (CEA) Conference | July 21-22 | Houston, TX Register here!

AACS Annual Conference | October 25-27 | Houston, TX More info coming soon.

 

Quarterly Partner Events (held during NACCAS workshops)

AACS Partners at the Silver, Gold, and Platinum levels receive a tabletop exhibit (including 2 exhibitor registrations) to interact with attendees at each of the quarterly NACCAS workshop events. Partners at the Copper level and below have the option to purchase a tabletop exhibit at these events, if space allows. Please contact Director of Events, Kimber Nation, at kimber@beautyschools.org to inquire about availability. Partners can use the resources listed in the boxes below to help plan their exhibitor space and logistics (or download this information as a PDF here).

Quarterly Partner Expo Resources
Date:  March 23 – 25, 2024 
Location:  Orlando 
Hotel:  DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld 
Hotel address:  10100 International Drive 

Orlando, FL 32821 

Hotel phone:  (407) 352-1100 
Hotel reservation booking link:  https://book.passkey.com/e/50766585 
Hotel rate:  $149 (plus taxes and fees) per night 
Shipping information:  The DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld has a UPS Store located in the main lobby. Boxes 0-5 pounds are $10.00 & 6-10 pounds are $12.50.  Boxes 11 pounds and up are $18.75 per box, Boxes 26 – 50 pounds are $37.50 and boxes 50 – 75 pounds are $56.25.  Pallets are a flat charge of $275.00 and must be pre-arranged for delivery. Outbound fees subject to any outbound freight/handling charges: 
Shipping label:  Orlando Shipping Label.pdf 
Electricity/AV orders:  Link to come 
Set-up  Friday, March 22, 5:00 – 8:00 PM 
Tear-down  Monday, March 25, 11:00 AM 
Date:  June 8 – 10, 2024 
Location:  Crystal City, Virginia 
Hotel:  DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC—Crystal City 
Hotel Address:  300 Army Navy Drive 

Arlington, VA 22202 

Hotel Phone:  (703) 416-4100 
Hotel reservation booking link:  https://book.passkey.com/go/AACSICWNACCAS 
Hotel rate:  $199 (plus taxes and fees) per night 
Shipping Information:  A handling & delivery charge of $10.00 per package (up to 40 pounds) will be charged.  Packages exceeding 40-pounds will incur a $30.00 per box fee. Palate rate is $150.00 each. The hotel will not assume any responsibility for the damage or loss of any merchandise or articles left or sent into the hotel prior to, during, or following your function(s). The hotel cannot assume responsibility for storage of boxes received more than three (3) days prior to the scheduled program. Boxes may be delivered Monday through Friday from 8:00AM – 3:00PM. Boxes larger than 4′ x 4′ in size or shipment of ten (10) or more boxes cannot be delivered more than 48 hours prior to the event. 

The hotel is not responsible for packing or for supplying any packing materials. Any materials left behind without shipping instructions will be discarded within three (3) business days 

Shipping Label:  Address your shipment using the following information: 

DoubleTree Hotel Crystal City 

300 Army Navy Drive 

Arlington, VA 22202 

HOLD FOR: 

AACS 

June 8 – 10, 2024 

Attention: YOUR NAME & COMPANY NAME 

Electricity/AV orders:  Information/link to come 
Set-up  Friday, June 7, 5:00 – 8:00 PM 
Tear-down  Monday, June 10, 11:00 AM 
Date:  September 14 – 16, 2024 
Location:  Las Vegas 
Hotel:  Horseshoe Las Vegas 
Hotel Address:  3645 S. Las Vegas Blvd 

Las Vegas, NV 89109 

Hotel Phone:  (877) 603-4390 
Hotel reservation booking link:  https://book.passkey.com/go/CosmetologySchools 
Hotel rate:  $129 (plus taxes and fees) per night 
Shipping Information:  All packages received will be subject to the current shipping/handling charges. Packages should be scheduled for delivery no more than seven days in advance. 
Shipping Label:  Address your shipment using the following information: 

Your Name & Company Name (GUEST—AACS 9/14 – 9/16/24) 

c/o Horseshoe Hotel Las Vegas 

3645 S. Las Vegas Blvd 

Las Vegas, NV 89109 

_____ of _____ 

Electricity/AV orders:  American Association of Cosmetology Schools Electrical Order Forms.pdf 
Set-up  Friday, September 13, 5:00 – 8:00 PM 
Tear-down  Monday, September 16, 11:00 AM 
Date:  December 14 – 16, 2024 
Location:  Austin, TX 
Hotel:  Hyatt Regency Austin 
Hotel Address:  208 Barton Springs Road 

Austin, TX 78704 

Hotel Phone:  (512) 477-1234 
Hotel reservation booking link:  Link to come 
Hotel rate:  $189 (plus taxes and fees) per night 
Shipping Information:  Exhibitors should plan to hand-carry their materials or must make their own arrangements to ship their materials to a local UPS or FedEx location. 
Shipping Label:  N/A 
Electricity/AV orders:  Information/link to come 
Set-up  Friday,  
Tear-down  Monday, December 16, 11:00 AM