Areas Inspiring Mail

We are the whole; we are greater than the sum of our parts.

We are a collective, delivering local innovations to the national stage.

Together, we have the power to effect changes that are both vast and acute.

Let's bring our ideas and collaborate with fellow change-agents.

Together, we will architect the next big thing.

WELCOME TO AIM, WHERE BIG GETS ITS START.

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Capital Metro Area

For more information about the Capital Metro Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please contact Brian Corley by phone at :  (202) 636-1435 or email brian.corley@usps.gov.  To meet the Capital Metro Area Leadership Team please click here.

Presentations
07/09/2018
Harnessing the Power of Visibility AIM Presentation (June 28, 2018)

This document contains the presentation given by Steve Dearing at the Capital Metro Area Inspiring Mail Meeting on June 28, 2018.

Presentations
06/29/2018
Mail Entry and Payment Technology Presentation - Randy Workman (June 28, 2018)

This document contains presentation given by Randy Workman, Manager, Major Mailer Support, at the Cap Metro Aim meeting on June 28, 2018, in Charlotte, NC.

Presentations
06/29/2018
MTAC Update - Lindsey Taylor (June, 28 2018)

This document contains presentation given by Lindsey Taylor, Manager, Industry Engagement Strategy, at the Cap Metro AIM Meeting on June 28, 2018 in Charlotte, NC.

Announcements
01/10/2018
Capital Area Inspiring Mail Meeting Save the Date (January 26, 2018)

This document welcomes all business customers to attend the next Capital Area Inspiring Mail meeting on January 26, 2018 in Baltimore MD.

Presentations
01/26/2018
Informed Delivery Overview - Vicky Stephens (January 26, 2018)

Presentation given at Capital Metro Area Inspiring Mail meeting on January 26, 2018, in Baltimore, MD.

Presentations
01/26/2018
NPF Overview - Judy de Torok (January 26, 2018)

Presentation given at Capital Metro Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on January 26, 2018, in Baltimore, MD.

Presentations
01/26/2018
Move Update Overview - Janine Egloff (January 26, 2018)

Presentation given at Capital Metro Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on January 26, 2018, in Baltimore, MD.

Publications
08/18/2017
Capital Metro AIM Agenda (August 29, 2017)

Agenda for the August 29, 2017 Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group Meeting.

Announcements
03/27/2017
Cap Metro AMIFG Meeting Agenda (March 2017)

Agenda for the March 27, 2017 Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group Meeting.

Presentations
03/27/2017
COO Operations Overview-David Williams (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017.

Presentations
03/27/2017
NPF Overview-Judy de Torok (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017

Presentations
03/27/2017
Mail Acceptance Update-Pritha Mehra (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017.

Presentations
03/27/2017
MTAC Update Presentation-Chris Lien and Dale Kennedy (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017.

Presentations
03/27/2017
Price Changes-Sharon Owens (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017.

Presentations
03/27/2017
Intelligent Mail Updates-Isaac Cronkhite (March 2017)

Presentation shown at Capital Metro Area Mailing Focus Group meeting on March 27, 2017. 

Eastern Area

For questions about the Eastern Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please contact Shari Myers by phone at (412) 494-2109 or email shari.j.myers@usps.gov. To meet the Eastern Area Leadership Team, please click here.

Presentations
03/08/2019
Eastern Area Service Performance (March 5, 2019)

Presentation given by Dr Joshua Colin, Eastern Area Vice President, at Eastern Area AIM meeting, March 5, 2019, Akron, OH. 

Presentations
03/08/2019
MTAC and NPF Update (March 5, 2019)

Presentation given by Judy de Torok, Manager, Industry Engagement and Outreach at Eastern Area AIM Meeting, Akron OH.

Presentations
03/08/2019
Transforming the Customer Experience at USPS (March 5, 2019)

Presentation given by Kelly Sigmon, Vice President, Customer Experience, at Eastern Area AIM, Akron OH.

Presentations
03/08/2019
Enterprise Payment System and Business Customer Gateway (March 5, 2019)

Presentation given by Janine Egloff, Business Mailer Support Analyst, at Eastern Area AIM Meeting, March 5, 2019, in Akron OH.

Announcements
02/07/2019
Announcements
02/06/2019
Eastern Area AIM RSVP - March 5, 2019 - Akron, OH

COMPLETE THE RSVP FORM, AND USE ONE OF THE THREE METHODS BELOW TO REGISTER. (eMail Preferred)

Publications
01/16/2018
Eastern AIM Meeting Agenda (March 2018)

This is the agenda information for the Areas Inspiring Mail meeting on March 6, 2018.

Presentations
07/26/2017
Periodical Presentation - Eddie Mayhew

Presentation at the Areas Inspiring Mail meeting on July 21, 2017

Publications
06/12/2017
NEW! Eastern Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting Invitation (July 2017)

The invitation for the Eastern Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on July 21, 2017.

Publications
06/12/2017
Eastern AIM Meeting Agenda (July 2017)

This is the agenda information for the Areas Inspiring Mail meeting on July 21, 2017.

Publications
06/12/2017
AIM RSVP Form (July 2017)

This document is the RSVP form for the Areas Inspiring Mail meeting on July 21, 2017.

Announcements
03/23/2017
Eastern Area Mailing Industry Focus Group Save the Date (April 20, 2017)

This document contains Save the Date information for the next Eastern Area Mailing Industry Focus Group Meeting for April 20, 2017.

Announcements
11/04/2016
Eastern Area Meeting Agenda (December 2016)

This document provides information about agendas for Mailing Industry Focus Group events.

Presentations
12/01/2016
Eastern Area Focus Group Keynote - David Williams (December 2016)

An overview of service performance, peak season readiness, a Mail Transport Equipment update, and a recap of political and election mail.

Presentations
12/01/2016
MTAC Informational Update - Judy de Torok and Chris Lein (December 2016)

An overview of MTAC leadership changes and Work Group status updates. 

Presentations
02/01/2017
PostalPro Deck: Mike Filipski (MTAC Workgroup 176)

This presentation provides an overview of the RIBBS redesign and transition to PostalPro.

Presentations
12/01/2016
Full-Service (FS) Postage Assessments - Randy Workman (December 2016)

This presentation details the process for Full-Service postage assessments.

Great Lakes Area

For more information about Great Lakes Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please contact Patti Tyc by phone at (630) 539-4786 or email patti.j.tyc@usps.gov.  To meet the Great Lakes Area Leadership Team, please click here.

Presentations
03/09/2019
Enterprise Payment System - Great Lakes AIM Meeting (March 7, 2019)

Presentation given by Angela Dyer, Manager, Business Mailer Support at the Great Lakes AIM Meeting.

Presentations
03/09/2019
Harnessing the Power of Visibility - Great Lakes AIM Meeting (March 7, 2019)

Presentation given by Blaise Steele, Program Manager, Mail & Package Information Technology, at the Great Lakes AIM Meeting.

Presentations
03/09/2019
Informed Delivery Offers - Pilot Overview - Great Lakes AIM Meeting (March 7, 2019)

Presentation given by Steve Krejcik, Director, Strategic Technical Business Development, Pitney Bowes Presort Services, at Great Lakes AIM Meeting.

Announcements
02/20/2019
Great Lakes AIM Meeting Invitation March 7, 2019

Great Lakes AIM invitation and agenda.

Presentations
08/21/2018
Harnessing the Power of Visibility - Great Lakes AIM_August 2018

This document contains "Harnessing the Power of Visibility" presented by Blaise Steele at the August 16, 2018, Great Lakes AIM Meeting.

Presentations
08/21/2018
Great Lakes AIM Presentation - Jim Wilson - August 2018

This document contains the presentation given by Jim Wilson, Director, Addressing and Geospatial Technology, at the August 16, 2018, Great Lakes AIM Meeting.

Presentations
08/21/2018
Presentations
08/27/2018
Pritha AIM - August 2018 Final

Presentation given by Pritha Mehra at the Southern AIM Meeting in Dallas Texas on August 14, 2018.

Announcements
07/17/2018
Great Lakes AIM Summer Session Invite - August 16, 2018

This document contains invite and schedule of events for August 15 & 16, 2018, Great Lakes Areas Inspiring Mail Summer Session. 

Presentations
03/09/2018
Great Lakes AIM Presentation (March 8, 2018)

This document contains the presentation given by Randy Workman and Steve Krejcik at the Great Lakes Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on March 8, 2018.

Announcements
02/26/2018
Great Lakes AIM Meeting Agenda - March 8, 2018 (February 26, 2018)

This document contains the agenda for the upcoming Great Lakes Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on

Presentations
08/17/2017
USPS Update - Joe Corbett

This document contains a presentation about the August 17, 2017 Great Lakes Area Meeting.

Presentations
08/17/2017
Enterprise Analytics - Isaac Cronkhite

This document contains a presentation about the August 17, 2017 Great Lakes Area Meeting.

Presentations
08/17/2017
PCC Update - Mike McInturf

This document contains a presentation about the August 17, 2017 Great Lakes Area Meeting.

Presentations
08/17/2017
MTAC Update - Tom Hughes and Erv Drewek

This document contains a presentation about the August 17, 2017 Great Lakes Area Meeting.

Announcements
01/06/2017
Great Lakes February 2, 2017 Meeting Agenda (February 2017)

The next Great Lakes Area Mailing Industry Focus Group Meeting is Thursday, February 2, 2107 at the Carol Stream Processing & Distribution Center, 500 Fullerton Ave., Carol Stream, Illinois in the Great Lakes meeting room.

Northeast Area

For questions about the Northeast Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please call Jamie Milikowski at (860) 285-7391 or email James.R.Milikowski@usps.gov. To meet the Northeast Area Leadership Team, please click here.

Presentations
04/02/2019
Industry Perspective on 2019 - Michael Plunkett - Northeast Area AIM Meeting

Presentation given by Michael Plunkett, President and CEO, Association for Postal Commerce (Postcom)

Presentations
03/21/2018
Northeast Area Service & Peak Season Update, NE AIM Meeting March 14, 2018

This document contains the presentation, "2017 and Beyond," given by Mark D. Dahlstrom, Northeast Area Manager, Operations Support, on March 14, 2018 at the Northeast Area AIM Meeting, 

Presentations
03/21/2018
Price Change Presentation, Northeast AIM Meeting, March 14, 2018

This document contains the presentation, "Structural Changes Under Consideration for the Next Price Change," given by Steven R. Phelps, Manager, Regulatory Reporting & Cost Analysis Controller, at the March 14, 2018 Northeast AIM Meeting.

Presentations
03/21/2018
Product Innovation Presentation, Northeast Area AIM Meeting March 14, 2018

This document contains the presentation "Adapting to a Changing Marketplace" given by Gary Reblin, Vice President, Product Innovation at the Northeast Area AIM Meeting on March 14, 2018. 

Presentations
03/21/2018
Move Update Presentation, Northeast AIM Meeting, March 14, 2018

This document contains the presentation, "Move Update, Census Method and Green & Secure," given by Janine Egloff, Business Support Analyst, at the Northeast AIM Meeting on March 14, 2018.

Presentations
11/02/2017
Northeast Area AIM Presentation (November 2017)

This document contains a presentation given during the Northeast Area Inspiring Mail meeting on November 2, 2017.

Presentations
11/09/2016
USPSĀ® Scorecard, Made Easy? - Rose Flanagan (November 2016)

This document provides information on the importance of Mailer Scorecard.

Pacific Area

For questions about the Pacific Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please call Keith Pittman at (858) 674-3118 or email William.K.Pittman@usps.gov/.  To meet the Pacific Area Leadership Team, please click here.

 

Announcements
01/13/2019
Announcements
01/13/2019
Presentations
08/27/2018
Gary Reblin_August_8_2018_Innovating Today for Tomorrow's MAIL_AIM

Presentation given by Gary Reblin at Pacific Area AIM.

Announcements
07/28/2018
Pacific Area Inspiring Mail Meeting Agenda - August 8, 2018

Agenda for Pacific Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on August 8, 2018.  (Updated)

Announcements
06/11/2018
Save the Date! Pacific Area Inspiring Mail Meeting (June 11, 2018)

This document contains information for the next Pacific Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting, scheduled for August 8, 2018 at the Los Angeles ISC, Global Business Conference Center.

Announcements
01/05/2018
Update! Pacific Area Inspiring Mail Meeting Announcement (February 8, 2018)

The announcement for the Pacific Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on February 8, 2018.

Announcements
02/08/2018
Pacific Area AIM Meeting Agenda (February 8, 2018)

This document contains the agenda for the February 8, 2018, Pacific Area AIM meeting,

Presentations
02/08/2018
Pacific Area Update, Larry Munoz Pacific Area VP (February 8, 2018)

Pacific Area Operations Update presented by Larry Munoz, Pacific Area Vice President, Area Operations

Presentations
02/08/2018
MTAC Update - Lindsey Taylor, Industry Engagement & Outreach (February 8, 2018)

This presentation provides Mailers Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) update, presented at February 8, 2018, Pacific AIM Meeting.

Presentations
02/08/2018
First Mile to Last Mile - Kevin McAdams, VP, Delivery Operations (February 8, 2018)

This document contains presentation given by Kevin McAdams, VP, Delivery Operations, at Pacific Area AIM Meeting on February 8, 2018.

Presentations
02/08/2018
2018 National Postal Forum (NPF) Update - Bridgett Carroll, Pacific Area Marketing Manager (February 8, 2018)

This document is a National Postal Forum Update given by Bridgett Carroll, Pacific Area Marketing Manager, at the February 8, 2018, Pacific Area AIM Meeting.

Announcements
03/06/2017
Pacific Area Focus Group Meeting Invitation (March 2017)

The invitation for the Pacific Area Focus Group Meeting on March 30, 2017.

Presentations
10/13/2016
Pacific Area-AVP Presentation (October 2016)

This document contains a presentation given during the Pacific Area Mailing Industry Focus Group meeting on October 13, 2016.

Presentations
10/13/2016
Pacific Area CIO Presentation (October 2016)

This document contains a document presented at the Pacific Area Mailing Industry Focus Group Meeting on October 13, 2016.

Presentations
10/13/2016
Pacific Area MTAC Update (October 2016)

This document contains a presentation given during the Pacific Area Mailing Industry Focus Group meeting on October 13, 2013.

Southern Area

For questions about the Southern Area Inspiring Mail Meetings, please contact Natalie Sorvari by phone at (214) 267-3147 or email Natalie.Sorvari@usps.gov   To meet the Southern Area Leadership Team, please click here.

 

Presentations
03/09/2019
Marketing Update Southern Area AIM Meeting (March 6, 2019)

Presentation given by Jakki Krage Strako, Chief Customer and Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, at the Southern Area AIM Meeting in Tampa FL.

Presentations
03/09/2019
MTAC and NPF Update Southern Area AIM Meeting (March 6, 2019)

Presentation given by Judy de Torok, Manager, Industry Engagement and Outreach at the Southern AIM Meeting in Tampa FL

Presentations
03/09/2019
Pricing Process Overview - Southern Area AIM Meeting (March 6, 2019)

Presentation given by Steve Phelps, Acting Vice President, Pricing and Costing, at Southern AIM Meeting in Tampa, FL.

Presentations
03/09/2019
National Service Performance - Southern Area AIM Meeting (March 6, 2019)

Presentation given by Robert Cintron, Vice President, Network Operations, at the Southern Area AIM Meeting, Tampa FL

Announcements
02/15/2019
Southern AIM Meeting Agenda March 6, 2019

Agenda for March 6, 2019, AIM meeting, Tampa FL

Presentations
08/28/2018
Southern Area AIM 8_14_18_ Robert Cintron

Presentation given by Robert Cintron, VP, Network Operations, at the Southern Area AIM Meeting on August 14, 2018.

Presentations
08/27/2018
Pritha AIM - August 2018 Final

Presentation given by Pritha Mehra at the Southern AIM Meeting in Dallas Texas on August 14, 2018.

Presentations
08/27/2018
Southern AIM_ Harnessing the Power of Visibility_August 2018

Presentation given by Kevin Bray at the Southern Area AIM Meeting in Dallas Texas on August 14, 2018.

Announcements
07/06/2018
Announcements
06/14/2018
Southern Area AIM Meeting - August 14, 2018 - Grapevine, TX (June 14, 2018)

This document contains information regarding the Southern Area Inspiring Mail Meeting scheduled for August 14, 2018 in Grapevine, Texas.

Presentations
04/23/2018
Judy De Torok_Southern Area AIM Presentation_4_17_18 (2)

This presentation provides updates on Mailers Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC), National Postal Forum (NPF), and Postal Customer Council (PCC) given by Judy de Torok, Manager, Industry Engagement & Outreach, at the Southern Area AIM Meeting on April 17, 2018

Presentations
04/23/2018
Robert Cintron_Southern Area AIM_April_17_2018

This presentation was given by Robert Cintron, Vice President, Network Operations at the Southern Area AIM Meeting on April 17, 2018.

Presentations
04/23/2018
Pritha_Mehra_Southern AIM presentation_17_April_2018

This document contains the presentation  given by Pritha Mehra, Vice President, Mail Entry and Payment Technology at the Southern Area AIM Meeting on April 17, 2018.

Presentations
04/23/2018
Imelda Bruce Southern AIM _April_17_2018

This document contains the presentation given by Imelda Bruce, Manager, Product Innovation Support at the Southern Area AIM Meeting on April 17, 2018.

Announcements
04/02/2018
Agenda for AIM Meeting_Tampa_April_17_2018

Document contains agenda for upcoming AIM Meeting in Tampa, Florida on April 17, 2018

Western Area

For questions about the Western Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings, please call Debra Stoops by phone at (303) 313-5438 or email debra.s.stoops@usps.gov. To meet the Western Area Leadership Team, please click here.

Presentations
04/02/2019
2019 Your Team Can Soar! - Western Area AIM Meeting

Presented by Wes Friesen, President, Solomon Training & Development; Professor, George Fox University;  

Announcements
07/18/2018
Western Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting Agenda - July 26, 2018

Document contains agenda for Western Areas Inspiring Mail Meeting on July 26, 2018, in Minneapolis, MN.

Announcements
03/08/2018
Western Area Joint AIM & PCC Meeting, March 22, 2018

This document contains the agenda for the Western Area Joint Areas Inspiring Mail & Postal Customer Council Meeting on March 22, 2018.

Announcements
03/23/2017
Western Area Mailing Industry Focus Group Save the Date (July 13, 2017)

The joint USPS Western Area Mailing Industry Focus Group and Postal Customer Council event Save the Date information (July 13, 2017)

Announcements
02/07/2017
Western Area Focus Group Meeting Invitation (March 2017)

The joint USPS Western Area Mailing Industry Focus Group and Postal Customer Council event on March 3, 2017 will be held at the James C Brown Jr.

Announcements
02/07/2017
Western Area Focus Group Agenda (March 2017)

An overview of events for the joint Mailing Industry Focus Group and PCC meeting to be held in Las Vegas, NV on Friday March 3, 2017.

Presentations
03/23/2017
Western Area AVP State of the Business Presentation (March 2017)

This presentation provides information about the "State of the Business" meeting held by AVP Greg Graves.

Presentations
03/23/2017
Western Area MTAC Update (March 2017)

This document contains a presentation given during the Western Area Mailing Industry Focus Group meeting on March 3, 2017.

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Areas Inspiring Mail Meetings

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