Tag Archives: California Gift Show

Urban Expositions Tabs Coward for California Gift Show Sales

Jamie Coward

ATLANTA-Jamie Coward has joined Urban Expositions in the newly created position of sales manager for the California Gift Show. In her new role, Coward is assisting in the overall sales efforts for the semi-annual show, which takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center. She will put a particular focus on the show’s Makers MarketMore »

Last updated: October 24, 2014

New Exhibitors Join LA Mart

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LOS ANGELES-The LA Mart’s Gift & Home Market in January will welcome new showrooms and amenities. Among the newcomers are The Grommet, offering gifts and products by makers;  Kiss That Frog, a supplier of French home décor; Be Home, producer of handmade, ecologically friendly lifestyle products; Aga John, supplier of furnishings and floor textiles; NobleMore »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

Urban Expositions Hires Flaherty, Wade for Sales Posts

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ATLANTA-Urban Expositions has named Robin Flaherty sales manager for the Windy City Gift Show, and has appointed Nora Wade sales manager for the California Gift Show. Both positions are new ones for the trade-show management company. In her new role, Flaherty assists in sales efforts for the Windy City Gift Show, with a special focusMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

Promos Paying Off for California Gift Show

California Gift Show

LOS ANGELES–Urban Expositions said its efforts to revitalize the California Gift Show have begun to pay off. The summer edition of the show, which wrapped up here last week, included many new initiatives and attracted “thousands” of attendees from Southern California and other western states, the company said. “There’s little question that retailers come toMore »

Last updated: July 30, 2014

Western Gift Markets Form Alliance

How the West Is One

LOS ANGELES-The management teams of the California Market Center (CMC), LA Mart and California Gift Show have joined forces to launch a co-promotional campaign for Summer 2014 called “How the West Is One.” The new campaign is designed to maximize the buying experience for attending retailers, and it is being billed as a one-stop destinationMore »

Last updated: April 14, 2014

Urban Expositions, SnapRetail to Offer Retail Boot Camp

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ATLANTA–Trade show producer Urban Expositions and SnapRetail, a provider of marketing automation software for independent retailers, have teamed to provide a series of educational seminars with exclusive content for Urban Exposition trade show attendees. SnapRetail will provide a free retail marketing boot camp consisting of a series of seminars on the latest trends in socialMore »

Last updated: March 19, 2014

Urban Expositions Restructures Team, Promotes Executives

Chris Menefee Joins Urban Expositions Sales Team

ATLANTA-Trade-show manager Urban Expositions has created new roles and responsibilities for a number of its executives and gift-show team members. Donna Guess, vice president/sales management, has been promoted to the newly created position of vice president of operations. In her new post, Guess is responsible for event operations at all Urban Expositions trade shows. SheMore »

Last updated: March 11, 2014

CMC Sets Dates for Summer L.A. Gift & Home Market

California Market Center Changes October Show Dates

LOS ANGELES-The next L.A. Gift & Home Market will be held from July 15-21 at the California Market Center. The market will run concurrently with the L.A. Mart’s GALLA show and the biannual California Gift Show at the L.A. Convention Center. Gerry Seibel, vice president of gift and home for CMC, said, “Coordinating the L.A.More »

Last updated: March 7, 2014