Who Is Attending?


5Net4 Productions
Lew and Clare Shomer

Access Intelligence, LLC
Macy Fecto
Don Pazour
Kerry Smith

All Baby & Child Corporation
Larry Schur

Anne Holland Ventures, Inc.
Cassandra Farrington

ANSA Productions Inc. -
LA Auto Show

Denise Ronayne
Terri Toennies

Bobit Business Media
Ty Bobit

Business Media Russia
Alexei Matveev

Jeff Pressman

Continental Exhibitions
Walter Charnizon

Diversified Communications
Mary Larkin
Michael Lodato
Janice Rogers
Ted Wirth

E.J. Krause Tarsus Mexico
Paul St. Amour

Eaton Hall Exhibitions
Scott Goldman

Elite Exhibitions
Sam Murray
Toby Walters

Emerald Expositions
Darrell Denny
Phil Evans
Lori Jenks

Exposition Development Company
David Audrain
Anna Anisin and Mitch Hesse

Byron Mignanelli
Luke Vinci

Hamburg Messe und Congress
Bernd and Martina Aufderheide

Hannover Fairs USA, Inc.
Larry Turner

Informa Exhibitions
Ken McAvoy
Charlie McCurdy

IWSC Group
Allen Gibbons

JD Events LLC
Joel Davis

Lippman Connects
Sam Lippman

Macgregor Communications
Bob Macgregor

MAD Event Management LLC
Martha Donato
Marty Glynn

Messe Muenchen GmbH
Stefan Rummel

National Media Pty Ltd.
Mark Harvey

Niche Media
Carl Landau

Northstar Travel Group
Alicia Evanko

Northstar Travel Media, LLC
Tom Kemp

Palm Beach Show Group
Scott Diament

RAI Amsterdam
Maurits van der Sluis

Reed Exhibitions
Hervé Sedky

Smarter Shows
Mindy Emsley
Emma Stokes

SingEx Exhibitions Pte. Ltd.
Aloysius Arlando
Adrian Sng

Standards Business Media
Peter Stamats

Taffy Event Strategies
Jen Hoff

Tarsus Group Plc
RD Whitney

Tarsus Media
Rachel Wimberly

Greg Hitchen

The National Sports Forum
Ron Seaver

Trade Show Consulting
Chuck Cross

Tony Calanca
Leslie Gallin
Tim Hart
Scott Schulman

Unicomm LLC
John Golicz

Urban Air Market
Danielle Cohen

Vendome Group LLC
Mark Fried

Juli Anne Patty
Andy Wuebben

Xpert Consulting
Nancy Walsh


Choose Chicago
Darrell Baker

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau
Stephen Aird

Laura Purdy  (Enercare Centre/Beanfield Centre/Exhibition Place)

Visit Anaheim
Junior Tauvaa

Visit Dallas
Deborah Burleson


  • “The impact of SISO is so much bigger than its size. It feels more like a global council of important tribes than a traditional trade association.”
    David Adler, CEO & Founder, Bizbash Media
  • “As busy, independent, for-profit organizer, SISO keeps our company connected to all the key players working in this industry and allows great relationships and ongoing learning of best practices from the best in the business. All invaluable assets to help move our business forward."
    Howard Hauben, CEO, H2 Events
  • “The SISO membership represents the entire for-profit tradeshow community and the annual SISO conferences are must-attend events for their educational and networking value.”
    Joel A. Davis, Founder & CEO, JD Events
  • “SISO connects strategic minds through invaluable networking opportunities and face-to-face executive conferences focused on excellence and inspiration.”
    Dana Teague, Vice President, Informa Global Exhibitions
  • “Participating in SISO puts you on the leading edge of the events world.”
    Charles McCurdy, CEO, Informa Global Exhibitions