Jess Tyler leads the team producing MJBizCon, the multiple-award winning trade show that tens of thousands of cannabis professionals attend each fall in Las Vegas. A true trade show veteran, Tyler has held various events and publishing roles with Access Intelligence, American Society of Civil Engineers, and Experient, a Maritz company. She is a proud member of the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) and the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) serving on the Major American Trade Show Organizer Council (MATSO) and having earned her Certified in Exhibition Management (CEM) designation. She holds a BA degree from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. MJBiz was acquired by Emerald X, LLC in January 2022.