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Agenda & Events

Monday, December 5
Bob Freitas Business Seminar (Full Schedule) 8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Opening Session 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Awards Luncheon 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Opening Night at the Baseball Trade Show™ 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 6
PBEO Job Fair 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Baseball Trade Show 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Women in Baseball Leadership Event 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 7
PBEO Job Fair 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Baseball Trade Show 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Presidential Election 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Gala 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 8
Closing Session 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Banquet 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Full Schedule of Events
A full schedule of events, including league meetings, is now available for download.

Photo: Texas Rangers

PBEO Job Fair
The 18th annual Professional Baseball Employment Opportunities (PBEO®) Job Fair is the one-stop shop for your staffing needs. As in the past, clubs may post positions in advance and conduct on-site interviews with available candidates at no cost. Each year, the event hosts 400-500 eager job seekers looking to find a position in the baseball industry. Complete your 2012 staff with the help of the PBEO Job Fair. Please visit the employer section of for more information or to post a position for the event.

Bob Freitas Business Seminar (Additional Fee for Non-members)
Known as a staple of the Baseball Winter Meetings™ for the past 21 years, the Bob Freitas Business Seminar gives you the opportunity to learn some of the best kept secrets in the business. The seminar is divided into tracks to allow attendees to customize their experience. Take advantage of the most comprehensive seminar dedicated to educating and improving every facet of a professional baseball organization.

Awards Luncheon
Join us for the Annual Awards Luncheon, one of the highlights of the Baseball Winter Meetings. The industry's most celebrated awards are handed out as outstanding performances from players, executives, front office staff and scouts are honored before more than 1,000 of their peers from Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball.

Opening Night at the Baseball Trade Show
Kick off the Baseball Trade Show at "Opening Night," a reception on the Trade Show floor where you can share cocktails and laughs with both baseball executives and exhibitors. Start your browsing and buying on the Baseball Trade Show floor with upwards of 300 exhibiting companies. For more information, visit

Women in Baseball Leadership Event
Since 2008, Minor League BaseballTM has hosted an annual event at the Baseball Winter Meetings to provide information and networking opportunities for women employed by Minor League BaseballTM and Major League Baseball clubs and leagues. Women have chosen a professional career in the game of baseball and this event has been designed to allow those women executives to interact and obtain guidance on career development and enhance professional skills through a series of discussions. Each attendee has the opportunity to share ideas and discuss working in baseball with other women currently in the industry. For those interested in networking and finding out more about how this event can benefit you both personally and professionally, please contact Heather Raburn at, or (727) 456-1777.

Don't miss out on the social event of the baseball season! The annual Gala will provide you the opportunity to socialize in an informal setting with all of your baseball peers. This year's Gala is being held at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Enjoy food and drinks, share past memories and create new ones with your baseball friends, new and old.

The Banquet is an annual event that highlights some of the most prestigious awards in the game of baseball. The King of Baseball, John H. Johnson Presidents Award, Larry MacPhail Promotional Award, Warren Giles Award, Sheldon "Chief" Bender Award and the Mike Coolbaugh Award winners will all be honored at the banquet. Join fellow attendees for a memorable dining experience and an evening of recognition.

Event times are subject to change without notice.
Check back regularly for up-to-date information.

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