Category: Exhibitions Mean Business
Janet Sperstad on Trust, Trade Shows and How they Work Together: Part Two
Janet Sperstad, CMP-Fellow, breaks down the brain on trust and offers tips for show organizers on applying this information to make future events more successful.
Janet Sperstad on Trust, Trade Shows and How they Work Together: Part One
Janet Sperstad, CMP-Fellow discusses how trust and neuroscience relate to exhibition management.
Advocacy Puts Action Into Your Bark, says EMB Ambassador Rob Cohen
Read DS&L Vice President Rob Cohen’s top tips on how you and your team can become an effective EMB Ambassador.
Low Tech and Persistence Yield Advocacy Results for EMB Ambassador Mark Taylor
Exhibitions Mean Business Ambassador Mark Taylor of Apogee Exhibits shares his story of how he connected with Senator Chuck Schumer using an unexpected tech tool and persistence.
COVID-19 Update from IAVM President & CEO Brad Mayne, CVE
IAVM President & CEO Brad Mayne, CVE provides a COVID-19 update on what IAVM and its members are doing to fight the pandemic and serve those who have been negatively affected by the virus during this unprecedented time.
Sue McCart Shares Her Passion for Advocacy
Sue McCart is on a mission to get her peers involved in advocacy. Why? To ensure that they get as much out of it as she has. An IAEE member since 1983, former chair of […]
MWC Cancelling – Doing the Right Thing
Read Gary Shapiro’s statement on why the cancellation of Mobile World Congress 2020 strengthened GSMA’s brand promise and the loyalty of their customers.
Jessica Finnerty, CEM Jumps into Advocacy
Jessica Finnerty, CEM, could see Washington, D.C. from her office window. But she never imagined she’d one day experience what went on in the rarified halls of the U.S. Congress. That was five years ago, […]
U.S. Event Professionals Meet at Capitol Hill to Advocate for $97B B2B Exhibitions Industry for Exhibitions Day
DALLAS, June 5, 2019 — The Exhibitions Mean Business campaign will host its sixth annual “Exhibitions Day” on June 4-5 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Exhibitions professionals from across the country will meet face-to-face with Members of Congress […]
Know Before You Go: Infrastructure Support at Exhibitions Day 2019
Without proper travel infrastructure, it is extremely challenging to accommodate trade shows in the U.S. that welcome thousands of out-of-state and international travelers. At Exhibitions Day 2019, advocates will share this need with Congressional members/
#HERESWHY Q&A: BILL MCGLADE
In the latest installment of our #HeresWhy Q&A sessions, we interviewed Bill McGlade, Vice President of Account Management at Personify A2Z Events.
Know Before You Go: Travel Policies at Exhibitions Day 2019
The exhibitions industry relies heavily on America’s travel sector. From hotels, cars and transportation services, these channels of movement make it possible for people to get to and from events around the country and the world, allowing businesses and economies to continue to flourish.
#HERESWHY Q&A: DON WELSH
In the latest installment of our #HeresWhy Q&A sessions, we interviewed Don Welsh, president and CEO of Destinations International.
#HERESWHY Q&A: RANDY ACKER
In the latest installment of our #HeresWhy Q&A sessions, we interviewed Randy Acker, President and COO of EXHIBITOR Media Group
#HERESWHY Q&A: ANGI VAN BERG
In the latest installment of our #HeresWhy Q&A sessions, we interviewed Angi Van Berg, Vice President of Trade Show Sales at Louisville Tourism
#HERESWHY I WENT TO EXHIBITIONS DAY 2018
For the special Exhibitions Day edition of our #HeresWhy sessions, we interviewed Julie Smith, Senior Vice President of Exhibition Sales at GES
How Online Booking Scams Are Hurting Our Industry and What You Can Do
Upwards of 15 million fraudulent bookings are caused by these scams each year, resulting in more than $1.3 billion in lost revenue for hotels and money from consumers. Consider joining us and representing your organization at this year’s event.
#HERESWHY Q&A: ED SEVERAL
In the latest installment of our #HeresWhy industry Q&A sessions, we interviewed Ed Several, Senior Vice President at Reed Exhibitions
#HERESWHY Q&A: DANIEL MCKINNON
In our next installment of our #HeresWhy industry Q&A sessions, we interviewed Daniel McKinnon, Vice President of Client Solutions at FreemanXP