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Trade Show Executive's Fastest 50 Awards & Summit June 18-20, 2019 Harrah's Resort Atlantic City REGISTER NOW!


Marc Acampora, Show Director/Sales Director, Informa

Mary Atkins, Data Analyst, Informa Markets

Dorothy Banks, Exhibit Sales Coordinator, National Safety Council

Carlos Baudett, Director, Trade Expositions, International Council of Shopping Centers

Mary Bender, VP of Sales & Corporate Operations, Taffy Events

Tom Bohn, Chief Executive Officer, NAVC

Liz Bothwell, Group Marketing Director/Podcast Host, Informa

Anthony Bourke, CEO & Founder, MACH 2 Consulting

Ryan Brown, VP, Sales, NTP Events

Thomas Carbott, Senior Vice President, MHIA

Kathy Compton, Sr. Vice President, Brand & Engagement, American Institute of Architects

Liz Crawford, Senior Vice President, Trade Shows, RV Industry Association

James Cross, Group Show Director, Global Strategic Management Institute

Jon Cruthers, Vice President, Associated Equipment Distributors

Thom Dammrich, President, NMMA

Kelly Denman, CEM, Event Coordinator, W.T. Glasgow, Inc.

Krista DeBrosse, International Tradeshow Manager, PMMI

Carly DiVito, Group Account Director, Corcoran Expositions, Inc.

Lara Durben, Communications Director & Asst. Exec Dir, Midwest Poultry Federation

Hanieeh Emam, Show Manager, Informa

Cassandra Farrington, CEO, Marijuana Business Daily

Martitza Finocchiaro, VP, Asia America Trade Show Miami USA

Michael Finocchiaro, President, Asia America Trade Show Miami USA

Jose Garcia-Pineyro, President, Show Winners Corporation

Kristin Gibson, Sr. Vice President, SPARGO, Inc.

Mike Grant, VP of Operations, Reed Exhibitions

Sabrina Haines, Trade Show Exhibits Manager, Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Assn.

Courtney Harold, VP, Sales and Marketing WPA, World Pet Association

Sarah Hatcher, Sales Manager, Messe Frankfurt, Inc.

Kate Holden, Marketing Director, IBEX, LLC

Sheldon Kaye, Director of Technology, ConvExx

Martin Kelly, Managing Director – Americas, Terrapinn

Kate Kisner, Marketing Manager, Informa Markets

Lori Kisner, Managing Partner, Market Maker Events

Allison Konczyk, Director, Trade Show Operations, PMMI

Hilda Koskiewicz, Conference Program Manager, National Safety Council

Eileen McKeown, Vice President, Marketing and Sales, IIAR

Kristy Meade, Show Director, Messe Frankfurt, Inc.

Pauline Minhinnett, Sr. Director of Meetings/Chief of Staff, American Society of Human Genetics

Manolita Moore, VP of Exhibit Sales & Operations, NAVC

Carrie Morin, Senior Manager, Exhibits and Sponsorship, American Society of Human Genetics

Trish Moubayed, Sales Manager, Reed Expo

Diane Nicolo-Pocino, CMP, VP of Events & Programs, New Jersey Builders Association

Kristina Nicos, Marketing Specialist, Informa/Aviation Week

Katie Orrell, Senior Marketing Manager, New Hope Network

Nicolette Peluso, Experience Director, Terrapinn

Ashley Pencak, Senior Manager, SmithBucklin

Steven Pomerantz, Senior Marketing Manager, Informa/World of Concrete

William Reed, Chief Event Strategy Officer, American Society of Hematology

Rachel Rettberg, Director, Meetings & Events, ITS America

Brian Rubin, VP, Operations, Informa Markets

Dave Rule, President, IIAR

Mara Sacasas, Exhibit Sales Manager, NAVC

Eileen Sahin-Murphy, Manager, Event Partners & Trade Show, Minor League Baseball

Shari Sally, Director of Sales, Consumer Technology Association

Angela Scalpello, Executive Coach and Former UBM SVP of Organizational Development, The Scalpello Group LLC

Stephanie Selesnick, CEO, International Trade Information, Inc.

Larry Settembrini, Vice President, ReedPOP

Scott Sherpe, SVP, Marketing, Informa Markets

Kellie Shevlin, Executive Director, Craft Beverage Expo

Noelle Skodzinski, Editorial Director, Cannabis Business Times

Jeffrey Slipek, Marketing Communications Manager, HMP Global

Teresa Sorenson, Events/Exhibits Manager, Midwest Poultry Federation

Barbara Stroup, Managing Partner, Market Maker Events

Gregg Tabachow, Product Manager, American Nurses Credentialing Center

Heather Teplitz, Director of Stakeholder Success, National Apartment Association

Rachel Thomas, Director of Exhibit Services, SGIA

Kevin Thornton, Vice President of Operations, Informa Markets

Jordan Tuchband, Industry Vice President, JIS Events

Jess Tyler, VP, Events, Marijuana Business Daily

Dan Valha, Senior VP of Events and Exhibits, NAVC

Michael Villani, Emcee, Michael Villani Productions

Luke Vinci, President, Global Strategic Management Institute

Kathy Vinson, Vice President – Operations, Space Foundation

Yancy Weinrich, Senior Vice President, Reed Exhibitions

Angela Weller, Senior Director, Event Services, AEM

Joy Williams, Senior Account Executive, Informa

Jim Wulfekuhle, VP Sales & Marketing, International Woodworking Fair, LLC

Christine Zahn, Dir. Corp. Alliances & Exhibition Ops, American Thoracic Society



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

Bliss Beasley, Business Development, CMAC /expomarkit

Kimberly Bottom, Business Development Lead, CNTV

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

Scott Crawford, VP National Sales, GES

Wayne Crawford, VP Sales, Core-apps

Rick Dobson, Director of Exhibition Solutions, Ungerboeck

David DuBois, President and CEO, International Assn. Exhibitions/Events

Ben Dunlap, Regional VP, Map Your Show

Carrie Ferenac, President and Co-Founder, CNTV

James Forlenza, Senior Vice President, Events & Meetings, MCI, USA

Rick Freeman, Director of Sales, Visit Fort Worth

Wendy Freiwald, Global Director of Business Strategies, EXPOCAD

Adam Gordon, Sales Executive, LVCVA

Jerelle Gordon, National Sales Manager, The Venetian Resort

Jennifer Halze, Event Marketing Manager, FREEMAN

Sandi Harvey, Vice President of Sales, MEET AC

Jeffrey Hoffend, VP Sales, Fern

David Hofflich, President, Oscar & Associates

Charles Janda, Photographer, Oscar and Associates

Eric Kaser, Vice President Sales, Americas, Ungerboeck Software

Charles Keller, National Sales Manager, NexxtShow Exposition

Russell Kice, Senior National Sales Manager, Pennsylvania Convention Center

Kristen Koenig, Sr Manager, Digital Sales & Partnerships, FREEMAN

Alex Land, Sales Executive, Las Vegas CVA

David Lawton, Chief Sales Officer, Convention Data Services

Vicki Lepore, CEM, CASE, Solution Sales Executive, SmartSource

Sam Lippman, President, Lippman Connects

Jose Lopez, VP Trade Show Division, AFR Trade Show Furnishings

Bill Martin, Strategic Solutions Director, Experient

Michelle Mayer, National Sales Manager, FERN Expositions

Beth McEntee-Rome, Vice President Business Development, onPeak

Joan Mooney, Director of Sales, MEET AC

James Marota, Director of Sales, Atlantic City Region, Caesars Entertainment

Keith Murphy, Senior National Sales Manager, McCormick Place/SMG

Robin Murphy, Strategic Sales Executive, Experient, Inc.

Michelle Neely, Event Services Manager, Orange County Convention Center

Sarah Michelle Panko, Client Content Manager, CNTV

Vinnie Polito, Managing Director, FREEMAN

Mike Reynolds, National Account Director, MEET AC

Kevin Richards, National Account Director- Trade Shows, PHLCVB

Richard Simon, CEO, United Service Companies

Misty Sparks, In Market National Sales Manager, Caesars Entertainment

David Sukala, Sales Manager, National Accounts, Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau

Clay Swingle, Video Associate, CNTV

Craig Thompson, Assistant Director of Sales, Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland

Jay Tokosch, CEO, Core-apps LLC

Katherine Truesdale, Sales Manager, Society of Independent Show Organizers

Steve Van Der Molen, Vice President of Meeting Operations, AC Region, Caesars Entertainment

Matthew James Walker, Video Associate, CNTV

April Walsh, Marketing Manager, FREEMAN

Jim Wood, President & CEO, MEET AC

Jay Zamora, Onsite Coordinator, Experient, Inc.