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Diane Bjorklund to Join TSE as Director of Events


Carlsbad, CA – Diane Bjorklund will join Trade Show Executive on Dec. 10th as director of events, a new position, reporting to Darlene Gudea, VP/publisher & editor. A familiar face in the industry, Bjorklund was conference director and member services manager for the past four years for SISO, the Society of Independent Show Organizers. Her background also includes four years as human resources supervisor at Laventhol & Horwath.

She will direct TSE’s Gold Gala™ event and annual directory; work with TSE’s Latin American partner, masexpos  magazine, to launch Innovation 2008, a new award ceremony to premier in Mexico next year;  and join the TSE management team in launching TSE’s I-Show™, going live next April.

“We are delighted to have Diane join the staff of Trade Show Executive magazine,” said Gudea. “Diane’s expertise in event management and sponsorships will enable us to launch several events and initiatives ahead of plans, and puts TSE on track to double in size in 2008.”

Reach Diane Bjorklund before Dec. 10th  at (630) 312-8915  or

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