When “Face Time” is FaceTime: How to Manage Virtual Workers

Originally published by Lindsey Pollack 20 September 2016 No longer just for hipster start-ups, even prominent companies – think IBM, American Express and 3M — now abound with virtual workers. In fact, nearly one-quarter of […]

Expo! Expo! Offers a Varied Menu of Solutions-Based Education Sessions

Originally published by Trade Show Executive, September 2016 edition In last month’s column I talked about the various offerings you can expect at Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition this December in Anaheim. This […]

5 Creative Ways to Make your Mark with Personalized Pens

Originally posted by 4imprint 1 Aug 2016 By: Becky Dillenberg Grocery store. Bank or credit union. School. Restaurant. Just think of the many places you pick up promotional pens each day. You’re not alone!According to […]

IAEE Interview with Cynthia Cortis, Events Director, SmithBucklin

Nicole Bowman, Vice President of Marketing & Communications with IAEE, sat down with Cynthia Cortis, Events Director with SmithBucklin, to gain insight on the appeal of China and international considerations when planning events abroad. Cynthia […]

Take My Advice – Attend Expo! Expo!

As I write this I’m 29 years old.  I’ve been working in the world of meetings and trade shows since GES hired me right out of college. In 7 years and three positions, I’ve managed […]

CEM Faculty Spotlight on Michael Dargavel, CEM

Michael Dargavel, CEM is the Vice President of Association and Events Management, a full service, multiple association management company. Michael produces several events each year including four trade shows, which have risen in the Top […]

Pure Gold: Workplace Lessons from the 2016 Olympics

Originally posted by Lindsey Pollak 19 August 2016 The explosive power of gymnast Simone Biles. The incredible determination of swimmers Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps. The feats we see at the Olympics are the result […]

A Helpful Trade Show Checklist for Sure-Fire Success

Originally published by 4imprint If your company is exhibiting at a trade show, don’t leave home without this helpful trade show checklist. Trade shows can be a great place to interact face-to-face with current and […]

CEM Faculty Spotlight on LeeAnn Norton, CEM

CEM Faculty Spotlight on LeeAnn Norton, CEM, Director of Vendor Relations & Events with Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) LeeAnn Norton, CEM has over 20 years in show management experience. LeeAnn has served on […]

MATSO Programming at Expo! Expo! has 4 Major Program Changes to Address Members’ Primary Needs

This year I’ve worked closely with IAEE staff and the MATSO Council via newly formed Education and City Working Groups to deliver on the most important benefit for major show organizers according to a needs […]