Who Is Attending?

2022 SISO CEO Summit Attendees


ALM Media
Mark Fried

Simon Foster
Robert Gray

Billington CyberSecurity
Tom Billington

Bobit Business Media
Erin Fields

Cintermex Exhibitions
Gonzalo Escamez Sada

Clarion Events Ltd.
Lisa Hannant
Simon Kimble

Clarion Events North America
Liz Irving

Steve Corrick

Community Leaders Institute
Dana Whitney
RD Whitney

Jeff Pressman

Geoff Dickinson

Diversified Communications
Mary Larkin
Janice Rogers
Ted Wirth

Eaton Hall Exhibitions
Scott Goldman

Eric Lisman
Hervé Sedky
Karalynn Sprouse

Fast Forward Events
Ken Loyst
Michelle Metter








Group C Media
Ted Coene

Hamburg Messe und Congress
Bernd Aufderheide

IDG Communications
Nicole Peck

Informa Markets
Kelly Helfman
Ken McAvoy
Charlie McCurdy
Ed McNeill
Mark Temple Smith
Nancy Walsh

JDC Events
Jennifer Collins

Lendit Conference LLC
Bo Brustkern

Macgregor Communications
Bob Macgregor

MAD Event Management LLC
Martha Donato
Marty Glynn

Shawn Pierce

Messe Dusseldorf GmbH
Wolfram Diener
Tom Mitchell

Messe Frankfurt Inc (North America)
Konstantin von Vieregge

MVP Media Network
Luke Vinci

North Star Travel Media, LLC
Tom Kemp
Robert Sullivan








Paul Miller

Palm Beach Show Group
Scott Diament

Reed Exhibitions
Lance Fensterman
Yancy Weinrich

Seaver Marketing Group
Ron Seaver

Taffy Event Strategies
Jennifer Hoff

Tarsus Group Ltd
Douglas Emslie
Paul St. Amour
Rachel Wimberly

Terrapinn Ltd.
Andrew Ever
Greg Hitchen

Trade Show Executive
Andrea Doyle
Gabrielle Weiss

Kai Hattendorf


Melissa Ooi

Berkery Noyes Investment Bankers
David Loechner

Nancy DeBrosse
Michelle Wyatt

Choose Chicago
Tamara Jones

Bliss Beasley
Mary Trainor

Custom Registration Inc.
Tim Foster

Excel London
Simon Mills
Jeremy Rees

Rich Stone

Jimmy Mouton

Chris Karl
Kathleen Thomas

Koller Search Partners
Ed Koller

New Orleans & Company
Sallee Pavlovich

Visit Detroit
Claude Mollinari



  • “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