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!

Show Director – Outdoor Power Equipment Institute

The International landscape, outdoor living, and equipment exposition (GIE+EXPO) seeks a seasoned Show Director. The show, in its fortieth year, is held annually in late October at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY.

The show has grown in each of the last ten years and was the 6th largest trade show in the United States in 2019. It has been on the “Gold 100” for decades.

The show is owned by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Alexandria, VA and has offices in Louisville, KY.

The show has been managed by the same outside management vendor for 40 years. With retirement of management leadership, the show staff and future management are being brought “in house” at the power equipment trade association. The position is located at the association’s Louisville show office. The show is being rebranded and will launch under a new name in 2022. It co-locates with Hardscape North America. For consideration, please email No calls.


Associate Director – Trade Show Operations

National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is seeking an Associate Director – Trade Show Operations. Join a dynamic and experienced operations team providing essential leadership and operational management to produce The NAMM Shows for NAMM Members and attendees, supporting the global music products industry. Work with the biggest brands in the music world. Celebrate and promote music making globally. Be a part of a team that literally makes the world a better place. Apply here.

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