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Actor Michael Villani to Emcee TSE Gold 100


Oceanside, CA – Veteran actor Michael Villani will be the emcee for Trade Show Executive’s 2nd Annual Gold 100 Awards & Summit in September.

Villani’s film and television career includes roles in the popular movies Dreamgirls and alongside Robert Redford and Michelle Pfeiffer in Up Close and Personal. He also was an actor in numerous television series, including Criminal MindsHill Street BluesHard Copy and Magnum P.I.

Villani has an extensive resume in commercials for major corporations such as McDonald’s Corp., Hilton Hotels and Ford Motor Company. He was the venue announcer for the volleyball competition at the 2008 and 2004 Olympic Games.

Trade Show Executive will host the Gold 100 Awards & Summit September 23-25 at the Terranea Resort & Conference Center in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.

The executive-level Gold Summit portion of the event features a full roster of educational sessions that will cover the trends and issues in the trade show industry. The black-tie Gold Awards on September 24 will feature the Grand Awards, which salute the organizers of the largest and most influential exhibitions in ten categories.

Reach Darlene Gudea, VP/publisher & editor of Trade Show Executive, at (760) 630-9111 or

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