The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award for 2016 Presented

Irving, Texas – April 27, 2016 – The Expo Group is pleased to announce the fifth annual The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award was presented to Keith Tomaszewski of Johnson Controls at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards ceremony yesterday.

Keith has worked at Johnson Controls for nearly 21 years and has served as Exhibit Manager since 1997.  In this role, Keith manages more than 250 local, regional and national exhibits. Known as a “pro’s pro”, Keith possesses the qualities all outstanding exhibit


It's time to honor the unsung heroes of the event and exhibit marketing world. The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award is all about the people – those living the tradeshow life, boosting ROI, capitalizing on trends, negotiating with vendors and spreading the marketing messages of their respective organizations. 

Nominations are now open and the awards will be handed out soon at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress in Orlando as part of Engagement World

Here is an excerpt of an interview with the inaugural winner, Glenda Brungardt, CTSM from Hewlett Packard, as she shares her experience


Welcome to The Exposure  Podcast #6 from The Expo Group. The Exposure Podcast is produced and hosted by Todd Carruth and Dana Freker Doody.

Our goal is to provide you information that concerns the exhibit and events industry in an entertaining and, hopefully, somewhat addictive way.

David Grindle and his wife, Julie, at The Expo Group Show Manager of the Year Awards

This month, Todd and Dana complain about the Texas Heat, congratulate EMY award winner, Jessica Gauvin and talk to 2014 SMOTY Award winner, David Grindle.  

We also share Todd's travel plans in August, celebrate a twitter


2015 The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award Winner Presented with Trophy, Donation

 

Boston, Massachusetts – July 21, 2015 – The Expo Group is pleased to announce the fourth annual The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award was presented yesterday afternoon to Jessica Gauvin of SIG SAUER at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards ceremony.

Jessica first became involved with exhibits and events as an Account Manager for an exhibit house in Wilmington, Mass.  After five years she saw a unique opportunity to move to the client side of the industry working with New Hampshire


Welcome to The Exposure  Podcast #5 from The Expo Group. The Exposure Podcast is produced and hosted by Todd Carruth and Dana Freker Doody.

Our goal is to provide you information that concerns the exhibit and events industry in an entertaining and, hopefully, somewhat addictive way.

This month, we talk about  using strategy in your show's goals, the importance of your client's journey, and the best way to present new information to a group of people.  

We also discuss The Expo Group's Exhibit Marketer and Show Manager awards program, the importance of social media props (like the one above


Michael D. Lynn accepts a slightly oversized check from April Hurley

From our recent podcast, here's a transcript of an interview with 2014 The Expo Group's Exhibit Marketer of the Year Winner, Michael D. Lynne. 

Click here for more information about the award and to nominate a deserving exhibit marketer.   And you can listen to the entire podcast here

Todd: Michael, thanks for joining us and welcome to The Exposure Podcast.

Michael: Todd, pleasure to be here.

Todd: Since we’re launching this month our big promotion for “Exhibit Marketer of the Year,” tell me how did you find out that


2014 The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award Winner Presented with Trophy, Donation

2014 Exhibit Marketer of the Year Michael D. Lynn

Chicago, Illinois – July 29, 2014 – The Expo Group is pleased to announce the third annual The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award was presented last night to Michael D. Lynn of L-3 Communications at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards Gala.

Michael, a veteran of the events industry, is the Director of Exhibitions, Events & Protocol for Aerospace Systems Division for L-3 Communications.   From executing memorable experiences for his


Nominations for the 3rd Annual Exhibit Marketer of the Year are now open and we recently spoke with inaugural winner, Glenda Brungardt, CTSM from Hewlett Packard, on her experience at the awards event and the importance of recognizing those who strive for excellence in their field. 

The Exposure: Did you enjoy the EMY Awards event?  Where is your award right now? 

Glenda:  Yes – very much enjoyed the awards event and wish more could be there to experience it.  My award is sitting on my bookcase in my living room. 

The Exposure: What qualities do you think an outstanding Exhibit Marketer


Nominations Period Open for The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year Award
 

Irving, Texas – May 7, 2014 – Nominations are now being accepted for the awards program honoring exhibit marketers who exemplify excellence in their field.

The Expo Group Exhibit Marketer of the Year award will be presented at the 2014 E2MA Red Diamond Congress Gala in Chicago this July to someone who is making a difference in their organization through effective strategic and logistical exhibit management.

An independent panel of judges will review the nominees and are looking for those exhibit marketers who


2013 The Expo Group Exhibit Manager of the Year Award Winner Presented with Trophy, Donation

Chicago, Illinois – Aug. 1, 2013 – The Expo Group is pleased to announce the second annual The Expo Group Exhibit Manager of the Year Award was presented last night to Robin Herman of Plum Inc. at the E2MA Red Diamond Congress Awards Gala.

Ray Pekowski presents Robin Herman of Plum Inc. with The Expo Group's Exhibit Manager of the Year Award

Robin was nominated by her Plum Organics colleagues, who described the sound strategies and creative tactics she employs for her company at various shows.


Do you know an unsung hero that runs your events? A miraculous manager?  An extraordinary exhibit leader who deserves some attention? Help them get the recognition they have earned by nominating them for The Expo Group 2013 Exhibit Manager of the Year (EMY) awards. Nominations are now open here.

The EMY awards were created in 2012 to honor those who make a difference in their organizations through effective exhibit management.

Demonstrating value, marketplace engagement and multi-channel initiatives are among the criteria that will be subjectively judged by an independent panel of industry