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Amy Bartz, Director of Sales, Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers

Marian Bossard, Executive Vice President, The Toy Association

Todd Brockman, Chairman, The MichaelBass Group

Anthony Calanca, Executive Vice President, Informa

Thomas Carbott, Senior Vice President-Exhibitions, MHI

Kimberly Carcone, Vice President, Market Events, The Toy Association

John Catalano, Senior Director, SME

Tom Cindric, Senior Vice President, Informa Global Exhibitions

Daniela Ciocan, Marketing Director, Cosmoprof North America

Darel Cook, Director, Promotional Products Association International

Brian Cuthbert, Group Vice President, Diversified Communications

Mary Dolaher, CEO & Founder, Dolaher Events

Chris Dolnack, Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer, National Shooting Sports Foundation

Katie Dominesey, Vice President, Reed Exhibitions

Paige Donahue, Senior Vice President, Meetings and Events, Police Security Expo/Sitework Associates

Lori Douglass, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, CryptoBlockCon

Cassandra Farrington, CEO, Marijuana Business Daily

Christine Flanagan, Vice President of Operation, Reed Exhibitions

Julie Freedman, Operation Director, Emerald Expositions

Kelly Fox, Senior Vice President, Institute of Food Technologists

Marisa Freed, Show Director, Informa Exhibitions

Leslie Gallin, President, Footwear, Informa Exhibitions

Tom Gattuso, SEMA Show Trade Shows Director, SEMA

Lacey Gautier, Show Director, Informa Exhibitions

Karen Gebhart, Vice President Business Development, Helicopter Association International

Lenay Gore, Senior Director of Meetings and Tradeshows, American Public Transportation Association

Elena Grant, Vice President, Marketing, Taffy Events

Mike Grant, Senior Vice President, Operations, Reed Exhibitions

Megan Hall, Director, Diversified Communications

Desiree Hanson, Vice President, WWIN & AXN, Clarion UX/Urban Expositions

Christopher Harar, President, NTP Events

Kai Hattendorf , Managing Director/CEO, UFI

Rob Hiner, Director of Marketing & Creative, Performance Racing Industry

Kevin Holtzclaw, President & CEO, International Woodworking Fair

Waco Hoover, Co-Founder & CEO, XLIVE

Eric Horn, Associate Executive Director, Business Development, Professional Beauty Association

Lori Jenks, Senior Vice President, Operations, Emerald Expositions

Kirsten Khoury, Operations Manager, Emerald Expositions

Hilda Koskiewicz, Conference Program Manager, National Safety Council

Madeline Kruzel, Vice President/General Manager, Dolaher Events

Neeta Lakhani, Senior Operations Manager, Emerald Expositions

Mary Larkin, Executive Vice President, Diversified Communications

Mariella Ley, General Manager, Dolaher Events

Sam Lippman, Producer, Lippman Connects

David Loechner, President & CEO, Emerald Expositions

Douglas Lugo, Director, Informa Exhibitions

Peter MacGillivray, Vice President of Events & Business Development, SEMA

Karen Malone, Vice President Meetings, Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society

Ken McAvoy, Executive VP, Corporate Development, Informa Exhibitions

Rick McConnell, President, Informa Global Exhibitions North America

Jason McGraw, Senior Vice President, Exposition & Event Services, Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association

Tim McGuinness, Vice President, Global Trade Expositions, International Council of Shopping Centers

Susan McSorley, Director, Conventions and Exhibits, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Denise Medved, Vice President Sales and Business Development, Consumer Technology Association

Stephen Miner, President/CEO, Solar Energy Trade Shows

Heidi Mitchell, Senior Trade Show Manager, National Safety Council

Lorri Monty, SEMA Show Director of Operations, CEM, SEMA

Craig Moritz, Assistant Director of Sales & Exhibits, Society of Petroleum Engineers

Nath Morris, Executive Vice President, Expo, U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

Andrea Nielson, Senior Operations Director, Emerald Expositions

Kristen Novick, Senior Operations Manager, Emerald Expositions

Andrew Ortale, Vice President, Events and Business Development, ASIS International

Vinnie Polito, Principal, Marketing Design Group

Jeff Pressman, President & CEO, ConvExx

Rochelle Richardson, Vice President, LIGHTFAIR International

John Riddle, Show Manager, Riddle & Associates

Elli Riley, Senior Director Exhibits & Meeting Services, Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society

Alida Roberts, Senior Operations Manager, Dolaher Events

Annie Rotberg, Director, Attendee Services, Global Pet Expo

Shari Sally, Director, CES Sales, Consumer Technology Association

Cindy Sample, Director of Operations, The National Association of Music Merchants

Angela Scalpello, Consultant, The Scalpello Group LLC

Melissa Schilling, Director, Exhibitions & Conferences, National Shooting Sports Foundation

Stephanie Selesnick, President, International Trade Information, Inc.

Steve Shum, Director of Marketing, Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Kaitlin Stewart , Manager, Trade Show Operations, Global Pet Expo

Michelle Swayze, Senior Marketing Manager, Informa Exhibitions

Gary Thuro, Chief Marketing and Sales Officer, Solar Energy Trade Shows

Sara Truesdale Mooney, Vice President, Strategy & Business Development, Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Larry Turner, CEO, Hannover Fairs USA, Inc.

Michael Villani, Emcee, Michael Villani Productions

Yancy Weinrich, Senior Vice President, Reed Exhibitions

William Wise, Group Vice President, Security Portfolio, Reed Exhibitions

Karen Zisko, Registration Director, SEMA



Mindy Abel, Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliance, Visit Anaheim

Bill Anderson, General Manager, Rosemont Convention & Tourism Bureau

Jay Altizer, President, GES North America, GES

Larry Arnaudet, Executive Director, Exhibition Services & Contractors Association

David Audrain, Executive Director, Society of Independent Show Organizers

Darrell Baker, Vice President Sales, Trade Shows, Choose Chicago

Bliss Beasley, Vice President, Expomarkit Media Group

Damon Bell, Senior Director of Convention Sales, Georgia World Congress Center Authority

Aaron Bludworth, CEO, Fern

Joe Bocherer, Chief Commercial Officer, Georgia World Congress Center Authority

Deanna Burgess, Corporate Vice President of Sales, Station Casinos LLC

Gregg Caren, Executive Vice President Convention Centers & Business, SMG

Bert Castillo, Managing Director, Invision Capital

Judy Chambers, CEM, Sales Executive, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority

Nicholas Cordaro, President, Complete Show Services

Michael Cox, Executive Vice President, Fern

Paul Cunniffe, Business Development Vice President, Freeman

Nancy DeBrosse, Senior Vice President Strategic Account Management, Experient

Mike Dickinson, Account Executive, Convention Data Services

Tom Dolan, Director of Citywide Sales, Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau

David DuBois, President and CEO, International Association of Exhibitions and Events

Rose Dubrovich, Vice President, onPeak

Pat Fallon, Vice President Business Development, Compusystems

Carrie Ferenac, President, CNTV

Ken Fix, Illustrious Director of Sales, Reaction Audio Visual

Wendy Freiwald, Director of Global Sales, A.C.T. EXPOCAD

Jeff Fugate, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Experient

Jerry Gildea, Vice President of Sales, Map Your Show

Timothy Hemphill, Vice President Sales & Marketing, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Jeffrey Hoffend, Vice President National Sales, Fern

David Hofflich, President, Oscar & Associates

Michael Howe, Executive Vice President, onPeak

Rajiv Jain, CEO, a2z, Inc.

Julie Kagy, Director of Operations, Exhibition Services & Contractors Association

Don Kline, CEO, Map Your Show

Mara Kolter, Business Development Manager, Convention Data Services

Jose Lopez, Vice President Trade Show Division, AFR Trade Show Furnishings

Brian Manoogian, Senior Vice President, Freeman

Chris Meyer, Vice President of Sales, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority

Jen Mitchell, Vice President, Business Development, CompuSystems

Sean Morris, Executive Director of Sales, Venetian | Palazzo Hotel

Julie Mullins, Vice President, Convention Sales, Choose Chicago

Jamie Murdock, Vice President, Sales, Experient

J Ocana, COO, Reaction Audio Visual

Yulita Osuba, Deputy Director, Orange County Convention Center

Victoria, Papageorge, President, Victoria’s Event Productions

Marco Parrotto, Vice President of Sales, Complete Show Services

Sallee Pavlovich, Director of Corporate & Trade Show Sales, New Orleans & Company

Jeff Quade, Chief Sales Officer, GES

Michael Reynolds, National Account Director, Meet AC

Richard Simon, CEO, United Service Companies

Julia Smith, Senior Vice President, Exhibition Sales, GES

Chris Stephens, Executive Director, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

Jeff Stora, CEO, Reaction Audio Visual

Junior Tauvaa, Senior Vice President, Sales & Services, Visit Anaheim

Jay Tokosch, CEO, Core-Apps

Angi Van Berg, Vice President of Trade Show Sales, Louisville Tourism

Steve Walker, Executive Director, City Wide Sales, MGM Resorts International

Nancy Walsh, Senior Vice President, Freeman

Candice Wright, Regional Manager, United Security Services

Marcelo Zolessi, CEO, CNTV