2018 CAMPference Sponsors

Title Sponsors

Ben E. Keith

Service/Product: Food Service Distributer
5505 Kaepa Ct.
San Antonio, TX 78218

Camp Leaders

Service/Product: International Staffing
P.O. Box 1017
Austin, Texas 78767


Service/Product: Web-based Camp Business & Data Management System
5766 Central Avenue
Boulder, CO 80301

CampMinder is a web-based camp management and communication system designed by camp professionals, not a cookie-cutter database. It's a fresh perspective; a systematic approach to running a successful business. Our network of camps is succeeding despite the challenging economy.


Service/Product: International Summer Staff
901 E Street, Suite 300
San Rafael, CA 94901
1-800-999-2267 x104

CCUSA is a designated J-1 visa sponsor and a leading recruiter of high quality international staff for summer camps. Contact CCUSA today to show your camp to the world. 1-800-999-2267

Everything Summer Camp

Service/Product: Footlockers and Camp Gear
501. S. Clark St
Boyd, WI 54726
866-304-5362 ext. 1553

Home of the number one Summer Camp Trunk! We are a one stop shop for all your summer camp needs!

Hardie's Fresh Foods

Service/Product: Fresh Food Distributor
1005 N Cockrell Hill Rd
Dallas, Tx 75211

Locally grown in Texas, Hardie's is a family-owned food distributor celebrating 75 years in business.

Performance Foodservice

Service/Product: Broadline Foodservice Distribution
4141 Lucius McCelvey Dr.
Temple, Texas 76504

Performance Foodservice delivers more than 125,000 food and related products, but that’s not all. We dedicate ourselves to restaurant owners & operators who find their purpose in early mornings, late nights and elbow grease. Our job is all about making our customers thrive!

Shaded Root Coffee

Service/Product: Coffee
8805 Sovereign Row
Dallas, Tx 75247

Shaded Root Coffee is proud to have its base of operations located in Dallas, Texas. Our goal is to not only invest our time roasting an excellent product but also to improving the quality of life for others. We strive to partner with local farmers in specific regions whenever possible. This regionally focused mindset helps us have a greater impact on the local economy. Our quality standards are just about as big as the state we live in. So go on and kick back with a bag of our small batch coffee. We promise you won’t be disappointed.

Platinum Sponsors

Ad Specialties of Houston

Service/Product: Ad Specialty Items
13154 Kimberley
Houston, TX 77079

I have attended Campference for the past 25 years. I have many ideas and items for your camp's promotional needs.

BXS Insurance

Service/Product: Insurance
106 West Tyler Street
Athens, TX 75751

Dedicated to serving the Camp & Conference Ministries across the south.

Hibbs Hallmark Insurance

Service/Product: Camp insurance
P.O. Box 8357
Tyler, TX 75711

Hibbs Hallmark is one of the leading camp insurance providers in the United States with over 30 years experience insuring America's finest camps. Call us for a free second opinion on your camp insurance strategy.

Labatt Food Service

Service/Product: Food Distributer
4500 Industry Park
San Antonio, TX 78218
800-324-8732 ext. 8231

The Original Mattress Factory

Service/Product: Camp Mattresses, Dorm Mattresses, Memory and Latex Foam, Bunk Beds, & More
900 East Vickery Blvd.
Ft. Worth, TX 76104

Est. 1896 in Ft. Worth, Texas, The Original Mattress has been building quality mattresses for 4 generations! Ask for our show specials!

Gold Sponsors

American Bedding MFG., Inc.

Service/Product: Furniture and Mattress Products
2110 Redfern Drive
Athens, Tennessee 37303

Company: Waterproof mattresses and replacement mattress covers in BED BUG PROOF DESIGNS, wood and metal bunk beds, folding cots, wood and metal furniture, linens, online w/prices at www.americanbeddingmfg.com. Email - sales@americanbeddingmfg.com, phone 1-800-203-2507.

American State Bank

Service/Product: Financial
5202 Od Jacksonville Hwy.
Tyler, Texas 75703

Richard Solomon is a Senior Vice President for American State Bank, Tyler, Texas, a privately held community bank that serves clients all over Texas. His banking career spans 30 years in the public and private sector with the last 20 years as a commercial banker. More importantly, he has spent the last 10 years serving the youth camp industry in Texas both as a banker and a volunteer. He is a passionate camp supporter and is currently on the Board of Lakeview Methodist Conference Center, Palestine, Texas. Lakeview serves youth and families for the Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church, and is the sixty year home to Texas A&M University’s Fish Camp. Richard recently published an article in Camping Magazine (November/December 2017 issue) entitled, “Top Ten Banking Products and Services Important for Camps”, and spoke at Christian Camp and Conference Association’s 2017 national conference in Colorado Springs. Richard received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his Graduate Banking degree from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. Richard can be reached at rsolomon@asbtx.com or office 903-266-5565 or cell 903-530-8281.

C.C. Creations

Service/Product: Custom Apparel and Promotional Products
1800 Shiloh Ave.
Bryan, TX 77803

C.C. Creations is Texas' largest screen-printing company! For 35 years, we have provided our customers with stellar service and quality, custom products. We strive to achieve 100% customer satisfaction on every order! We can meet all of your custom product needs!

General Mills

Service/Product: Food Manufacturer
1 General Mills Blvd
Golden Valley, MN 55426

General Mills is a Food Manufacturer of brands you know and love. Brands such as Pillsbury, Nature Valley, Yoplait also including cereals such as Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Cocoa Puffs, and Chex. We are here to serve food people love and with solutions to help you best.

Gordon Foods

Service/Product: Food Service
11303 Antoine Drive
Houston, Texas 77066

Gordon Foods is a family owned and operated food service company. We are the largest family owned company in the nation with sales exceeding 13 billion in 2016. We have a history of supporting camps with a large focus in christian camps. We have two distribution centers in Texas and look forward to partnering with your camp.

Hole in the Roof Marketing

Service/Product: Apparel
1125 Washington Ave
Waco, Texas 76701

Ugly johns custom boats

Service/Product: Boat sales
32550 Thunder Bay Rd
Afton, Ok 74331

Silver Sponsors

413 Strengthgear

Service/Product: Camp Apparel
709 Bois D' Arc Ave
Tyler, TX 75701


Service/Product: Group Purchasing Organization
5751 Kroger Drive, Suite 263
Fort Worth, TX 76244

CORD is a group purchasing organization for churches, camps, schools, rescue missions, etc. As a partner of the largest procurement company in the world, we are able to provide a lower cost of goods and services for our members through select vendors. Members can enjoy significant cost savings through: Sysco, Office Depot, Konica Minolta, Grainger, Sherwin-Williams, Lowe's, HD Supply, American Hotel Register, Cintas, Ecolab, Service Master, Mity-Lite, and more! Membership is free and there is no cost to join. In fact, it costs not to join!

Heads-Up Hair Accessories

Service/Product: Wholesale bows, headbands, sweatbands, and other spirit wear... for school stores, summer camps & teams
2057 Dryden Rd
Houston, TX 77030-1205

Jim Morris Designer, Inc

Service/Product: Camp Jewlery
608 Earl Garrett St
Kerrville, Texas 78028

With over 35 years at Campference and in the Camp Jewelry business, Jim Morris Designer Inc has created thousands of individual custom designs for camps of all kinds. For awards, tenure, camp retail, and gifts, our silver and gold creations are 100% Texas made for your needs.

Kangaroo Cases

Service/Product: Camp Footlockers
4027 Main St.
Dallas, TX 75226

Kangaroo Cases offer 'Outback Lockers'...our version of summer camp footlockers. We have designed and built heavy duty, lighter weight footlockers, constructed for quality and durability. Featuring: birch hardwood, 10 ABS laminate colors, and steel and aluminum components assembled with our own special processes. Our cases are designed to stand out AND out last!

Outfit Your Logo, llc

Service/Product: Retail and promotional products printed with your name: apparel, toys, water bottles, bags, novelties, mugs, nalgenes, camelbaks, patches, care packages and more!
6565 Kinne Rd, Ste 4
Syracuse , NY 13214

For over 20 YEARS, camps in every state have faithfully relied on Outfit Your Logo to provide the most innovative, comprehensive, high-quality product line of logoed products. Coupling unparalleled customer service and free product selection consulting, we can outfit your logo with the perfect imprinted products for all your needs.

The Fire Ant Man

Service/Product: Fire Ant Control
322 Oak Haven Rd.
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
855-RID-ANTS (743-2687)

For over 20 years, we have protected residential, commercial and agricultural properties in the Texas Hill Country and throughout Texas by controlling the Red Imported Fire Ant with our semi-annual, integrated fire ant management program. We strive to balance our service, expertise, client convenience and pricing to meet our customers' expectations while being environmentally responsible.

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