DALLAS–Dallas Market Center said this week it surpassed 20,000 “Likes” on its Facebook page. The Facebook page serves as a resource for buyers, exhibitors and fans covering a range of industries including home, gift, gourmet, fashion and much more. The platform provides opportunities to share trends, showcase product offerings, facilitate the exchange of ideas and … More »
MEMPHIS, Tenn.-Lauren Heamon has joined Creative Co-Op as sales director, part of an expanded key account department. She reports to Thom Petrouski, vice president of sales. Heamon has more than 20 years of experience selling national accounts with an extensive background in sales, account management and product development, Creative Co-Op said. “I am thrilled to … More »
LOS ANGELES–California Market Center, in announcing its 2015 market dates, said its winter LA Gift & Home Market will be held Jan. 21-26, 2015, and the summer market will be held July 15-20, 2015.
LAS VEGAS–Eighteen people have received hotel and hospitality prizes in conjunction with Las Vegas Market, part of an inaugural “Block the Book” promotion sponsored by International Market Centers and Connections Housing last month. “Las Vegas Market continues to enhance market amenities and our ‘Book The Block’ campaign is proving to be an extremely fun and … More »
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 »
LAS VEGAS-CNBC analyst Ron Insana will be the keynote speaker at the Las Vegas Market CEO Summit next January, along with two other confirmed speakers. The forum will address businesses issues of importance to industry executives, including presentations on financial, operational and global subjects by some of the nation’s foremost visionary speakers. Steven Baker, vice … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-dconstruct Jewelry of Winnipeg, Manitoba; Circa Asia of Novato, Calif.; and Anointment Natural Skin Care of Sackville, New Brunswick, have all been named to receive NY Now’s Eco-Choice Awards for the summer edition of the show later this month. dconstruct Jewelry’s Wild Silk Jewelry was named Most Innovative for its use of … More »
CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has announced the winners of its #SpottedwithSurya Instagram contest, which ended July 15. The first place winner is Whitney Reed for Gum Wall in Seattle, Wash., who will receive $1,000 worth of Surya products. Second place winner Ingrid Brown for Amazon Jungle in Manaus, Brazil will receive $500 worth of Surya products. Third … More »