Our TSNN Awards Sponsors
The Expo Group
The Expo Group helps grow revenues and advance causes through the design and execution of compelling, memorable experiences. Imagination fuels our passion to create trade shows, events and exhibits that engage people on a higher level.
Growth-focused experience design: We Invest, You Grow. Boost revenue from attendees, exhibitors and sponsors by purposefully designing shows, events and exhibits.
Enable affordable Innovation: We enable you to try new things by sharing the financial risk of new technological approaches to better engage all your key audiences.
We’ll work how you work: We invest in learning how you work best – delivering a personalized show/exhibitor experience, unique to each of our customer’s goals, objectives and organizations.
The Expo Group Today. Tomorrow. Together.®: An unyielding commitment to exceed our clients’ expectations today, bringing them confidently into an ever-changing tomorrow and doing so in personal partnership, together
The company manages live events and exhibits across North America from its headquarters near Dallas and through offices in Atlanta, Boston, Orlando, Las Vegas, Chicago, Austin/San Antonio and Washington D.C.
* Phone: 972.580.9000
* Email: Dana Freker Doody, Vice President, Communications & PR email@example.com
* Learn: theexpogroup.com/blog
* Visit: The Expo Group, 5931 W. Campus Circle Drive, Irving, Texas 75063
City Sponsor - Dallas, TX
As the ninth-largest city and part of the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the nation, Dallas covers approximately 343 square miles and has a population of 1,241,162. The ultra modern and sophisticated city attracts worldwide travelers, making the area the No. 1 visitor and leisure destination in Texas.
The Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Omni Dallas Hotel
Shining in the heart of downtown Dallas, Omni Dallas Hotel connects via sky bridge to the Dallas Convention Center and is close to popular restaurants, shops and the Dallas Arts District. Local history and flavor are showcased throughout our guest rooms, meeting spaces and restaurants with pieces from local Dallas artists.
Stunning views of downtown can be enjoyed from our terrace pool deck and spacious fitness center. Enhance your stay with our on-site dining options and rejuvenating spa services. Our hotel meets the U.S. Green Building Council LEED Gold Certification standards, placing it on the forefront of environmental awareness and conservation in the city.
Production Transport offers the finest shuttle bus and ground transportation programs in all of the major convention destinations across the United States and Canada. Founded in 1982, the key to our continued success is our experience, reliability and quality of service. We bring over 30 years of experience, a commitment to excellence and phenomenal customer service to every program, regardless of size or scale. Whether your attendance is one hundred or one hundred thousand, our team will always treat your attendees as VIP guests.
Trade Show Ready has been providing solutions for trade shows, conferences and B2B events for almost 15 years. We qualify, engage and generate loyal attendees, exhibitors and social media followers through marketing and technology.
Trade Show Ready is the only company that solely focuses on trade show telemarketing: Delivering a strong return on investment (ROI) for your next trade show or industry event is our focus at Trade Show Ready. Whether you need to cleanse data, increase attendance, generate qualified exhibitor/sponsorship leads, market your venue, or renew association memberships, our company is the choice for many independent and association event professionals.
With more than 120 client shows in 2018, we continue to provide our clients with the best available industry event and trade show telemarketing services.
Our team of Event Specialists, which is comprised of full time, centrally located employees, is dedicated to client success and strives to always add value to their marketing efforts. Many of our clients have used our services for years, as they see value in our telemarketing solutions. We have client testimonials and case studies showing an excellent ROI in all areas of expertise.
Nick McCallion, President
1375 SE Wilson Ave. Suite 125, Bend, OR 97702
“WHOA.” “WOOT.” “WOW.”
These are actual comments following an Ungerboeck for Exhibitions demo — the first and only true “enterprise” solution for show organizers. Mixing and matching vendor applications is a thing of the past. Information gaps no longer exist. Inefficiencies and lost information are zapped.
With Ungerboeck, everything you need is there in one single, elegant, and incredibly powerful system. Of course, that is what you’d expect from the global leader in event management solutions.
Ungerboeck’s digital event software comes in six languages, handles international currencies and tax schemes, and is both PCI compliant and GDPR-compatible.
Come discover what has your peers going whoa, woot, and wow.
Director of Exhibition Solutions
Phone: +1 703-981-8487 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
TSNN Sustainability Award Sponsor
GES is an award-winning, global, face-to-face marketing partner that provides a wide-range of services, including official show services, strategy, creative and design, marketing, sponsorship and measurement services, audio visual with ON Services, a GES company, event accommodations with onPeak, a GES company, registration with Visit by GES and engagement with Poken by GES.
For more information, visit www.ges.com.
Wendy Gibson, EVP of Global Marketing
1425 Greenway Drive, Suite 250, Irving, TX 75038
Be sure to say hello to Melissa Ooi, Executive Vice President, at the event (she's the one with a weird Aussie/British hybrid accent) or catch her on Twitter @melissaooi
Melissa Ooi, Executive Vice President
6705 S Eastern Ave
Las Vegas NV 89119
Perfecting the Event Experience®
Look to Experient for consultation and full-service management of face-to-face trade shows, consumer shows, expositions and conferences. We understand they are a substantial part of your business. And as your partner, we assure they run smoothly from beginning to end while keeping your costs within budget and your ROI in focus. With Experient, you have access to unparalleled pre-show consultation, account management, on-site services, event technology and data analytics designed to meet the needs of even the most discerning show organizers. Flexible and insightful consultation, event planning, site sourcing and contract negotiations, registration, housing, mobile platforms, lead retrieval and data management are scalable services that meet the diverse needs of any size event.
Simply put...when you work with Experient, your guests will realize exceptional value from their event experience. At Experient, we are perfecting event experiences that inspire people to achieve extraordinary business results!
Jamie Murdock, Vice President of Sales
Convention Data Services
Convention Data Services (CDS) is the trusted event registration, business intelligence, and lead capture partner servicing top show organizers worldwide. Headquartered on Cape Cod, CDS has built multi-faceted solutions to increase attendance, engagement, and exhibitor ROI along with providing actionable analytics for the events industry since 1986.
At CDS, we are committed to building loyalty, value, and partnerships by delivering innovative solutions that enhance the event experience and strengthen our industry. We take a unique approach to each event and act as an extension of your team, providing solutions from full-service registration to lead management and business intelligence. Your entire event cycle is supported, keeping your business objectives in mind every step of the way.
Our extensive industry experience—and commitment to providing the highest quality customer service—has made us the partner of choice among leading associations and top tradeshow management companies around the world. CDS has more than 100 business and association clients representing major events in the high-tech, energy, manufacturing, medical, healthcare, hospitality, communications, insurance, and transportation industries. Annually, we offer registration and lead retrieval products at 380 tradeshows and conferences.
David Lawton, Executive Vice President of Sales
Email: email@example.com Phone: 508-743-0155
EXPOCAD® is the professional’s choice. Our suite of software products are used by the most elite show organizers and general service contractors in the world. They successfully create, manage and market their global events with an EXPOCAD® solution on platforms that range from the desktop to the internet to mobile devices.
Designed by professionals for professionals, our products are seamlessly integrated, dimensionally accurate and rich with revenue creating features. From the smallest table top show to the largest events on 3 continents, nearly $1 billion dollars in space is managed by an EXPOCAD® solution annually.
Our suite of products includes exclusively designed software for the general service contractor community to professional show organizers in the trade, corporate and consumer industries.
WE’RE WITH YOU ALL THE WAY!
Susie Wilson, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
EXPOCAD® by A.C.T. Inc.
69 S. LaSalle Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Map Your Show
MYS (Map Your Show) is the gold standard when it comes to event and conference management software, partnering with events of all sizes, including 9 of the current Top 10 Trade Show Executive Gold 100 shows. Their user-friendly interface provides event managers with unparalleled tools to organize and execute your event efficiently, including Integrated Directory Floor Plan & Search, Conference Management, Booth Sales, Exhibitor Data Collection, Mobile App, Printed Products and more.
Sell Smarter with MYS Booth Sales. Accelerate space application submissions by empowering exhibitors to choose booths from a live floor plan or submit space requests to show management. MYS gives you the ability to manage payment schedules, process payments, and bundle advertising opportunities.
Connect Exhibitors and Attendees. Heighten the engagement of exhibitors and attendees by utilizing MYS’s integrated directory and planning tool, allowing attendees to prepare for the event in advance and network with exhibitors before, during and after the event.
Increase Your Event’s Revenue. MYS also affords exclusive advertising opportunities, utilizing their professional exhibitor engagement team, making MYS your partner in revenue generation.
Simplify and Streamline Your Planning Process. Organize everything from your call for proposals and speakers to room scheduling, all from one easy-to-use dashboard. With the MYS Conference Management module, managing your event has never been easier.
Choosing MYS as an event and conference management software partner equips every event organizer with the tools to make each event a success.
CadmiumCD is an event software company with more than 15 years of experience providing solutions for Meeting Planners, Exhibition Organizers, Education Directors, and Attendees. The company’s award winning software is trusted by more than 3,500 meeting professionals worldwide. Its software platform makes it easy to collect, manage and share content to all event stakeholders through its modules: Call for Abstracts, Speaker & Exhibitor Data Management, Digital Content Publication, Audio Recordings, Digital Poster Galleries, Online Itinerary Planners, Interactive Floor Plans, Native Event Apps, and Post-Conference Evaluations.
For more information, visit www.cadmiumcd.com or call 1-877-426-6323.
Contact: Joe Felperin 19 Newport Dr., Forest hill, MD 21050
410-638-9239 firstname.lastname@example.org www.cadmiumcd.com
Community Brands Event Tech Group
The Community Brands Event Tech Group is an integrated suite of solutions that maximizes efficiency, streamlines data flows and improves ease of use for the event planner and attendee.
Our powerful suite of event technology solutions offers everything needed for end-to-end event management, and currently supports over 200,000 events worldwide. Services include: event planning, logistics management, exhibition management, online registration, event marketing, on-site registration, event badge printing, attendee tracking, event apps, live streaming and conference recording.
For more information visit www.cbeventtech.com
Michael Candela – Vice President, Sales, Community Brands Event Tech Group
National Restaurant Association
Restaurants are the foundation of every community. Founded in 1919, the National Restaurant Association is the leading business association for the restaurant industry, which comprises 1 million restaurant and foodservice outlets and a workforce of more than 15.3 million employees. We serve our members by advancing and protecting America’s restaurant and foodservice industry, and we advocate on behalf of the industry in Washington, DC. The National Restaurant Association Show is the industry’s largest trade show and draws more than 65,000 participants each year from across the restaurant and foodservice industry.
Mark your calendars for the 2020 National Restaurant Association Show, May 16-19, in Chicago.
Bear Analytics is a data analytics firm dedicated to translating data into actionable intelligence for event producers, trade associations, and professional societies.
We take the information our clients already collect and unlock the power of organizational data to improve user experiences across membership, events, and communities. Bear’s progressive, data-first approach embraces innovation to deliver insights that inform strategy and incite action.
For more information visit www.bearanalytics.com
Call 202.770.0527 or email email@example.com
Eric Misic, Co-Founder and VP of Business Development
Phone: 571-259-4193 Email: Eric@bearanalytics.com
At SmartSource® Computer & Audio Visual Rentals (www.smartsourcerentals.com), we are full-service event specialists offering integrated hardware, software, & audio visual technology solutions from 20 locations across the US. Our national presence helps you create the most compelling events imaginable. With the finest support team in the industry, we deliver expert technology solutions – the equipment, software, and expertise needed for successful events including general session and breakout rooms. We offer a complete range of AV, IT and technology rentals from 85" 4K, LED, LCD and Touchscreen Displays, LED Tiles, e-Literature Solutions, Digital Signage, Charging Stations, Lead Retrieval, iPad Solutions, Video Walls, Registration, Interactive Technologies, and more to help you drive maximum attendee engagement for all of your meetings, conventions, and events. We bring events to life with innovative solutions & expertise that deliver peace of mind, every time.
Vicki Lepore, CEM, CASE | Account Executive
Freeman is the world’s leading brand experience company. We help our clients design, plan, and deliver immersive experiences for their most important audiences. Through comprehensive solutions including strategy, creative, logistics, digital solutions, and event technology, Freeman helps increase engagement and drive business results. What makes us different is our collaborative culture, intuitive knowledge, global perspective, and personalized approach, gained from our 90 years as an industry leader.
Email: Lauren Wight, Senior Manager, Brand Experience, firstname.lastname@example.org
1600 Viceroy, Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75235
Fitness is a major priority for many and a busy professional career can sometimes interfere with staying fit. EvConFitness.com matches event organizers with local, certified and experienced fitness instructors to make it easier for attendees to keep up with those goals wherever your conference is held. This low-cost service is intended to be easily accessible with minimal travel required. Providing fitness classes is one more way to engage, connect, and network with your attendees. We find the instructor, we provide the insurance, we help you choose a style and timeline, you provide the "fitworking", your attendees get the benefit!
Contact: Hadley McClellan at email@example.com or 713.478.2154
NVYTES provides Exhibitors, Sponsors and Speakers with customized marketing toolkits to promote their presence at an event and share special registration offers. Our system provides these stakeholders with a variety of digital, social and traditional marketing methods that meet their individual needs leading to higher participation and increased attendance.
NVYTES is the affordable and turn-key Customer Invitation program that organizers have been waiting for.
Are you ready to experience the power of NVYTES?
John Tisdale, President/Founder
The Photo Group
The Photo Group is a full service, multi-faceted photography and video company that specializes in the needs of Conventions, Trade Shows and Special Events.
We have spent the past 30 years fulfilling our goal of providing high-quality imagery and services specifically for the convention, trade show and special events market exclusively. With this specific experience and focus our team is able to provide savvy images by capturing the unique moments of this environment. Our team of professional photographers has chosen photography as their one and only career and all bring decades of experience to the table. The Photo Group welcomes the opportunity of becoming a part of your event’s team, now and for years to come.
P.O. Box 309
Bodega, California 94922
UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry
ESCA, Exhibition Services & Contractors Association
Organized in 1928 as the National Association of Exposition Managers to represent the interests of trade show and exposition managers, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ is the leading association for the global exhibition industry. Today, IAEE represents over 10,000 individuals in 52 countries who conduct and support exhibitions around the world.
Over 50 percent of IAEE’s members are directly involved in the planning, management, and production of exhibitions and buyer-seller events. The remainder of our membership consists of those who provide products and services to the industry. Benefits of IAEE Membership include professional development, industry news and publications, industry and professional resources, service partner discounts, advocacy before government and media, leadership development and local chapter membership.