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Congratulations to all of the EDPA ACCESS Award Winners!

EDPA is proud to announce the 2012 EDPA ACCESS Award winners for Hazel Hays, Ambassador, Designer of the Year, Eddies and Chapter of the Year. Follow this link to find out who won and more about each award category. Thank you also to everyone who was there to cheer these award winners on at ACCESS 2012. read full article


Kingsmen’s Chairman, Benedict Soh, accepts Lifetime Achievement Award

Kingsmen Creatives, a communication design and production group in the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East, announces its executive chairman has been accorded the Lifetime Achievement for Outstanding Contribution to Tourism by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB). read full article


Win scholarships from Group Delphi for EXHIBITOR2013

Group Delphi announced it will provide 20 scholarships for trade show managers to attend educational sessions at EXHIBITOR2013. read full article


Skyline Exhibits wins Innovator Awards for Product Development Process & Results

The Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) announced that Skyline Exhibits has won their coveted Outstanding Corporate Innovator (OCI) Award. The OCI is the only global innovation award that recognizes companies for demonstrating sustained and quantifiable success in developing new products and services. read full article


GraphiColor Exhibits Selected for CORP! Magazine’s Salute to Diversity Awards

Anita Mitzel of GraphiColor Exhibits, a trade show display design and production company in Livonia, was selected as an honoree of Corp! Magazine’s “Michigan’s Salute to Diversity” distinction for “Diversity Focused Company.” The winners were chosen in an award ceremony held on Tuesday, August 28, at the MGM Grand. read full article


CEIR Releases Update of “How Exhibit Dollar is Spent” Research Report

Today, the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) has released How the Exhibit Dollar is Spent, a popular fact sheet last updated in 2007. This research provides a breakdown of how exhibitors allocate spending by the following categories: exhibit space, exhibit design, show services, shipping, exhibit staff training, travel and entertainment, promotion, lead management and measurement and other expenses. Additionally, the total estimate in direct spending in nominal dollars is also provided in this report. This research provides a breakdown of how exhibitors allocate spending by the following categories: exhibit space, exhibit design, show services, shipping, exhibit staff training, travel and entertainment, promotion, lead management and measurement and other expenses. Additionally, the total estimate in direct spending in nominal dollars is also provided in this report. read full article


Nomadic Display launches new App of iPad

Nomadic Display, a leading manufacturer of trade show displays, announced the release of their new Nomadic Media on Demand App. The App was developed after recognizing the need for companies to reduce expenses associated with trade shows and events. This powerful tool enables companies to save the time and money required to print, ship and handle printed materials by publishing them as environmentally-friendly electronic media. read full article


Tom Bowman Shows HCEA 2012 Attendees How to Creat Memorable Sales Messages

Tom Bowman, Chairman of Bowman Design Group, an interdisciplinary communications design firm specializing in identity, exhibits, and event marketing, will present to attendees at the Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association (HCEA) 2012 Annual Meeting. read full article


Czarnowski Earns EXHIBITOR Magazine Exhibit Design Award

For the second consecutive year, Czarnowski, a leading exhibit marketing firm, has earned an EXHIBITOR Magazine Exhibit Design Award in the “Excellent Elements” category. This year’s award recognizes the product display/iPad interface Czarnowski designed and fabricated for Gulfstream at the National Business Aviation Association show. read full article


Executive Director Jeff Provost Recaps EXHIBITOR2012

Dear EDPA Members and Friends, Having just returned from Exhibitor2012 in Vegas, last week was a busy one for many of us! We held two EDPA association meetings on March 6th and they both went very well. read full article


Exhibit by EDPA Member ExpoDisplays and Tradeshow Stop Receives 2012 iLounge Best of Show

Griffin Technology recently received an award for iLounge's "Best of Show" at the 2012 International CES Show in Las Vegas. Tradeshow Stop, an ExpoDisplays distributor, commissioned ExpoDisplays to complete the 30'x50' custom exhibit for Griffin Technology. read full article


EDPA Announces 2011 Award Winners

The Exhibit Designs & Producers Association (EDPA) announced their 2011 award recipients at the annual ACCESS conference held at the J.W. Marriott Las Vegas in November. read full article


Exhibition Industry Summit II

Following the significant progress of the first Exhibition Industry Summit held October 6, 2011 in Irving, Texas, the participating organizations have agreed to meet at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga. on February 24 for Exhibition Industry Summit II. The objective of this meeting is to advance discussion about key industry issues identified at the first meeting and establish the framework for ongoing engagement by the organizations. read full article


Leo McDonald- Visionary Giant in the Exhibit Industry

It is with deep regret to inform you that Leo McDonald passed away Feb 1 at his home in Sanibel, Fl. He was truly a leader in the exhibit industry to which many were influenced by his actions and philosophies that served to help many go on to achieve successful careers. read full article


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