CNIC 2010 - Hotel & Transportation


CNIC 2010 - Hotel & Transportation

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1000 PGA Tour Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Phone: (904) 285-7777
Fax: (904) 285-0906

The mind works best when challenged, stimulated, and, most importantly, relaxed. Discover this ideal combination at the Sawgrass Marriott, an extraordinary Florida meeting venue set against a breathtaking natural setting…where brilliant sunshine warms a gleaming beach and moss-draped oaks and magnolias frame impossibly blue lagoons. More than a mere place to stay, Sawgrass Marriott is a destination beyond compare, with vibrant sights to explore in every direction:

  • Situated directly on Florida's northeast coast in Ponte Vedra Beach
  • Just 18 miles from downtown Jacksonville
  • Only 22 miles from the historical attractions and cultural sights of St. Augustine
  • Approximately two hours from Orlando, Florida
  • Just a two-and-half-hour drive from Savannah, Georgia
  • Approximately a four-hour drive from Charleston, South Carolina
  • Less than six hours from Atlanta, Georgia


SNA Discounted Room Rates:
$169 per night, Single/Double
*$15 charge for each additional person per night

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out: Noon
Cancellation policy: Reservation must be cancelled 3 working days prior to arrival date to avoid penalty of one night’s room and tax charge.

Rooms are issued on a first come, first served basis until December 4, 2009. Please note, the SNA discounted rate will not be available after the cut-off date of December 4, or prior to that date if the room block is full. Please make your reservations early to take advantage of the discounted rate. All rates are subject to all prevailing taxes and assessments. Visit to make your reservations online; click on Reservations and then enter “CNICNIA” under Group Code.


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Midway between St. Augustine and Jacksonville, the charming seaside village of Ponte Vedra lies along a stretch of brilliant blue Atlantic Ocean. This small town is known for both world-class golf and world-class spas, and it offers plenty of recreational activities, fine dining and shopping. Take a few days and take in all that Ponte Vedra has to offer! For more information, visit

Although in the winter the temperature can dip below freezing, for the most part the weather is fair, with average temps in the low 50s.


Nearby Airports
The Sawgrass Marriott is located 35 minutes from Jacksonville International Airport (JAX). When making your airline reservations, you may use MacNair Travel Agency at (800) 833-4382 and or various online services to reserve your tickets.

Ground Transportation
At JAX, all ground transportation services, including rental car agencies, taxis and limousine services, are located on the lower level of the terminal building adjacent to baggage claim. For more information about ground transportation, visit

Pearl Executive Shuttle, Inc. is the official airport shuttle provider for the 2010 Child Nutrition Industry Conference. Participants will receive shuttle service to and from the Jacksonville Airport to the Sawgrass Marriott Hotel for $60.00 roundtrip. To make a reservation contact Pearl Executive Shuttle, Inc. by phone (888) 997-3275, fax (229) 293-7897, or online at Please reference 2010 Child Nutrition Industry Conference when making your reservation.


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
To make it easy to maintain your certification, SNA will update your certification record with your paid registration and attendance at CNIC 2010. You will receive the pre-approved number of 18 CEUs. This includes education, breakout and Innovation Station sessions. The 18 CEUs do not include Pre-Conference or Post-Conference sessions.

Photos courtesy of Sawgrass Golf Resort & Spa