This Just In
  • Freeman takes a giant step into the burgeoning realm of augmented reality and virtual reality with its acquisition of San Francisco-based
  • Helios Interactive.
  • Charlotte is moving forward with plans to renovate and add new meeting space to the city’s convention center. Work begins in 2019.
  • The $110 million project includes new pre-function space and 26,000 sf of meeting space. A new skyway will connect to the Westin hotel.
  • Diversified Communications announced the acquisition of Luxperience, an Australian hosted buyer event focused on luxury travel.
  • It is one of Diversified’s first forays into the hosted buyer segment. The move is expected to complement the company’s
  • British Tourism & Travel brand.
  • Hong Kong’s exhibition industry urged support for an expansion of the city’s convention center. The HKECIA said it will meet future demand.
  • The proposal would raze three buildings near the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and add about 23,000 sm of connected space.

Industry Job Board

What jobs are available in the trade show industry? Browse the list below for companies currently looking to add to their team. Each listings includes a detailed description, any job requirements, and the next steps to take if you are interested in applying. Good luck!
November 2017

 

TRADE SHOW/CONFERENCE OPERATIONS MANAGER

Are you a detail oriented, trade show/conference professional who is passionate about customer service? Are you interested in joining a fast-paced team of trade show/conference professionals? We are seeking an Operations Manager to serve an essential support role in planning and executing multiple events. Position is Full-Time, Remote – Independent Contractor.

Responsibilities:

With general oversight from the COO, handle sponsor-exhibitor follow up and logistical planning for events. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, sponsor-exhibitor deliverables/communication (gather, update and maintain sponsor/exhibitor records, deliverables, payments, etc.) F&B, meeting space layout, security, temp personnel, etc.

The ideal candidate must have event operations or sales support experience in a Trade Show/ Conference firm, commitment to stellar customer service, excellent communication skills (written & verbal), be well organized, a self-starter, able to work with a variety of people with varying work styles, have the ability to prioritize workload, and have a drive to continue working until the job is done. This position reports to COO.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications and demonstrated experience:

  • Minimum of 2-3 years previous work experience in Trade Show/Conference operations required - with detailed understanding of event logistics (Show Management production side a plus!)
  • A strong sense of integrity to deliver the best experience to clients
  • Self-motivated to work remotely, efficient time management and ability to prioritize and deliver on multiple deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing daily activities and schedules
  • A project management mindset. Strong attention to detail, with big picture perspective.
  • Creative problem solving abilities / solution driven
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, Google Docs and comfortable learning/using new software & technologies
  • Strong interpersonal and excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to adjust work style to accommodate clients and team members as necessary
  • Able to build strong relationships with clients
  • Travel as required for events, planning meetings and other, as needed

 

Competitive compensation based on experience. To be considered please send resume to: resumesub2018@gmail.com. Qualified candidates will be contacted for further discussion.

 

November 2017

 

TRADE SHOW PROFESSIONAL

Consulting by Peter Romano

Position Summary:

Trade Show Professional looking for consulting opportunities with management companies, convention centers, conference centers and larger companies that exhibit in bigger tradeshows around the country.

I have several years of experience working in all aspects of the T/S industry from marketing,sales, floor management, registration, lead generation, ROI, logistics and transportation

I have worked on events in the Casino, Hospitality, Buildings, Extreme Sports, Security and Outdoor Sports industries.

I have a full office already set up so no need to add costs and I'm adapt at working remotely and getting the job done. I'm close to a major airport so travel is no problem.

I can work as little or as much as you need.

If you think you have an event that could use some assistance please feel free to reach out, my contact information is below:

Peter Romano (USMC)
Mobile 646-942-2042
Email promano1011@gmail.com


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