Gwen Hill, CTSM, Senior Vice President of Houston-based ExhibitForce was inducted as the 2017 President of the Exhibit Designers + Producers Association (EDPA) at its annual ACCESS Conference in Orlando.
As EDPA President, Hill will champion EDPA in its mission to foster education, leadership, and networking for the advancement of its members and the exhibition industry. She has been active in the EDPA since 2004, most recently serving on its Executive Board of Directors as Vice President of Education.
As Senior Vice President of Business Development for ExhibitForce, Hill leads the firm’s sales and business development initiatives. A proven business development executive with more than 15 years of experience in communications, marketing, and development, Hill joined ExhibitForce in 2002. In addition to her leadership role with EDPA, she is an active member of the Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association (HCEA) and E2MA. Hill also serves as a Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) Mentor to other candidates on the path to obtaining CTSM credentialing.
ExhibitForce is the award-winning technology that redefines best practices in business and event management. Serving as a single ERP and CRM platform to drive sales and operations, ExhibitForce tools are designed to streamline processes and deliver bottom line results by providing 24/7 access to networked data and customized communication channels.
The Exhibit Designers + Producers Association (EDPA), founded in 1954, is an internationally recognized national trade association with more than 300 corporate members from 18 countries that are engaged in the design, manufacture, transport, installation and service of displays and exhibits primarily for the exhibition and event industry.