National Automobile Dealers Association’s (NADA) board of directors announced that the NADA and ATD Convention and Expo, considered the “Automotive Industry Event of the Year,” will be held in Las Vegas every two years instead of once every four years.
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From July 19-22, approximately 150 exhibit industry professionals, including exhibit marketers, vendors and suppliers, gathered at Boston Marriott Quincy for education and collaboration during Exhibit and Event Marketers Association’s (E2MA) Red Diamond Congress.
At the Red Diamond Congress held July 20-22 near Boston, Mass., Exhibit & Event Marketer Association (E2MA), an organization for corporate marketers and their suppliers in the face-to-face marketing medium, elected its 2015 officers and welcomed several new members to…
Welcome to the last part of the 3-part series. If you didn’t read Part 1 or Part 2, go read them!
The Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR), an organization that serves to advance the growth, awareness and value of exhibitions and other face-to-face marketing events, announced a new landmark study that provides an in-depth look at how exhibitors evaluate the…
International Association of Exhibitions and Event (IAEE) and the Malaysian Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers and Suppliers (MACEOS) have entered into an agreement to extend their offerings to members of both organizations in the interest of advancing the exhibitions…
AmpliVox Sound Systems introduced its new SW300 Mity-Lite PA system, a compact PA that maximizes portability and versatility for rooms up to 1,500 square feet and event audiences of up to 350.
Blue Telescope, the interactive exhibit agency, has been honored with three 2015 Summit Creative Awards.
Healthcare Convention and Exhibitors Association (HCEA) is looking for medical meeting and healthcare convention marketing experts to submit presentation proposals.
Display Supply & Lighting Inc. (DS&L), a leader in lighting, supply products and product selection and installation oversight services, introduced its LED Driver Converter designed to convert most of DS&L’s MR16 style fixtures to work with virtually any LED replacement…
Strategic objectives are crucial in successful association bidding, emotional factors are still important in the final decision, but associations are paying even more attention to their bottom-line results.
Let’s face it; many parts of the job market today are mainly candidate dominated. (Sales is certainly one.) The candidate is “in the driver’s seat.”
“We don’t like their sound, and guitar music is on the way out.” Decca recording company rejecting the Beatles, 1962
When people think of the most desirable convention cities, they often think of beachy destinations offering a variety of visitor attractions – places like LA and Orlando.
School’s out for the summer nearly everywhere, and millions of college students are flocking to a variety of businesses, large and small, for those coveted summer internships.
Exhibit City News (ECN), a trade publication serving the meeting, tradeshow and convention industries, announced today its upcoming series focusing on event labor and installation and dismantle services, or I&D.
My first exposure to the phrase ‘together everyone achieves more’ came in 1985.
What an awful thought—asking for a raise.
It is fitting that only days after people around the globe came together for Earth Day (April 22), the world’s fair, Expo Milano 2015, opened in Milan, Italy with the theme, “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.”
What rhymes with “heavenly” and has the power to inspire great change right here on planet earth in only one week? The answer is Sevenly – a small company with a big reach.
The Moss Chicago facility has moved to a newly built-out 68,000 square-foot operation at 222 North Maplewood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612.
Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB), a business development organization, and show organizer Reed Travel Exhibitions (Reed) will renew their commitment to the region’s leading business events tradeshow, the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) for three years.
The Immersive Education Initiative, a non-profit international education and research collaboration, announced July 29 the official IMMERSION 2015 speakers, exhibits, presentations and workshops.
Despite breaking records annually for either attendance or exhibit space, EXPO PACK México never stops seeking ways to offer exhibitors and attendees a better event experience.
When the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) purchased the Riviera hotel-casino for $191 million to build the Las Vegas Global Business District (LVGBD), The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) kicked into high gear to help ensure a qualified…
Meet AC, a tourism economic development agency, welcomed the AnimeNEXT Convention for the first time in Atlantic City, N.J.
The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), the national trade association representing recreation vehicle manufacturers, signed a three-year contract with Convention Data Services (CDS), a data management firm.
Grand Hyatt Denver and Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center hotels, both located in downtown Denver, announced July 29 that each property will renovate its meeting and event spaces. Estimated at a combined cost of $10 million, the project…
imago, the conference and events arm of Loughborough University, launched its new event management website that will allow organizers to make the most of its local knowledge and expertise.
This year marks the 10-year anniversary of Spectra Venue Management’s Saint Charles Convention Center in St. Charles, Mo., as well as numerous achievements along the way.
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel in Lake Buena Vista, Fl., has appointed a group sales account director.
Beyond Exhibit Logistics (Beyond), a provider of install, dismantle, warehouse and support services, added a significant number of staff to its team in locations around the country.
Nth Degree, a full-service global event marketing and labor management company, strengthened its global presence by adding a new account director to its London office.
OCTANORM USA Inc., a provider of structural building systems used worldwide in the design and fabrication of custom exhibits and displays, announced its Western United States Regional Sales Manager.
Event Safety Alliance, a non-profit safety trade organization serving the needs of the live event industry, announced the appointment its executive director.
The Association of Women in Events (AWE) officially announced its Inaugural Board of Directors, and held the first board meeting on July 23 at Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C.
MG Design, a provider of exhibit and event services, announced the promotion of an employee to Account Director.
AFR Furniture Rental, a provider of tradeshow and event furnishings, posted a new blog introducing its new and familiar chief branding officer, Tricia Schmitt.
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel, a nationally respected and recognized leader in the convention hotel arena, promoted an employee to associate director of sales.