Tag Archives: Urban Expositions

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

Urban Expositions to Spotlight Maker’s Market Division

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ATLANTA-Trade show producer Urban Expositions will rebrand the Handcrafted section of its gift shows as Maker’s Market and expand its promotional and marketing efforts in 2015. Makers’ Market will bring together artisans and designers featuring handstyled crafts in categories such as tabletop, textiles and home decor. The section will be featured at Urban’s Philadelphia, Seattle,More »

Last updated: September 3, 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

Urban Expositions Appoints Ulrich VP Marketing

Joan Ulrich

ATLANTA-Urban Expositions has appointed Joan Ulrich to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and specialty shows. In her new role, Ulrich oversees marketing strategy, planning and execution. She also is responsible for buyer relations for Urban Expositions’ increasing portfolio of gift, souvenir and specialty shows. She works with Urban’s team members—Dirk Gal,More »

Last updated: August 1, 2014

Promos Paying Off for California Gift Show

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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

Gulf Coast Gift Show Shifts Dates

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ATLANTA-The Gulf Coast Gift Show will shift to a Wednesday-Friday opening pattern for its next edition, which is scheduled for Oct. 22-24. The show will also move from its previous location, the Edgewater Beach Resort Conference Center in Panama City Beach, Fla., to the Boardwalk Beach Resort in the same community. The latter was theMore »

Last updated: June 16, 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