(Richmond, VA) – On December 7, 2017, KVCF Solutions’ James Hoffman and President of the Virginia Smoke Free Association Jay Taylor participated in the Vapor Technology Association’s (VTA) “Vapor Game Plan 2018: State Strategy and Retail Conference” in Chicago, Illinois. The conference¬† focused on state advocacy and strategy, local government initiatives, and the national retail and regulatory environments.

After speaking on a panel entitled “The Professional Face of State Advocacy” James remarked, “The conference was an excellent opportunity to meet industry professionals from across the country, and to discuss both national and state strategies in preparation for a more coordinated effort to protect and advance the vapor industry and tobacco harm reduction (THR) in 2018. KVCF Solutions and the Virginia Smoke Free Association look forward to participating in future events as we strengthen our partnership with the VTA and its other members.