Stephen Nold is a well-respected speaker, writer and consultant on the use of innovation and technology to increase operational efficiencies and revenue. He’s the founder of TeccSociety, a membership organization for technology professionals in the events, community and conference arenas, and president of SCN Partners, a consulting firm focused on solutions for tradeshows and events… read more →

Alex Plaxen, President and Founder of Little Bird Told Media, began his events career obtaining his Master’s degree from The George Washington University, focusing on events and meeting management. In addition to his industry work, Alex has been an active member of PCMA and MPI. He currently sits on the PCMA Capital Chapter as the.. read more →

Shannon is very passionate about events and technology! With a decade of paralleled experience in both the event and tech industries, she comes with a wealth of sales and marketing experience working with some major technology giants such as Blackberry, SAP, and EventMobi. She was also a social event entrepreneur for 10 years specializing in.. read more →

Eric Udler is the President of All Show Services. He founded and produces Super Pet Expo, a consumer pet shopping extravaganza that takes place in the New York and Washington DC metropolitan areas. Eric also produces the New Jersey Home Show which has 30,000+ consumers and 350+ exhibitors. Prior to entering the public events world,.. read more →

Kursha Woodgate is Managing Director of Mexia Communications, an award-winning no-nonsense PR and digital communications consultancy with a focus on the meetings sector. A regular presenter at numerous meetings industry gatherings Kursha combines communications and marketing strategy expertise with a broad range of campaign experience which is highly valued by participants. Kursha has shared her knowledge on.. read more →

Robert Dunsmore is the Director of Live Events at GES. He is a frequent blogger and public speaker and currently a board member for ISES. Robert has shared his knowledge on how to employ the best value channel for delivery, how you are going to tell the story, critical mass, conversations and purpose.   To.. read more →

Erika Lohmar is the President and owner of Akire Productions. Erika has developed her career in special events & marketing for the past 10 years. Throughout the years she has produced high-end weddings and large-scale corporate events across the country. She has assisted in scenic set design, creative multimedia concepts, venue negotiations, technical details and.. read more →

Toby has spent the last 20 years leading the events and leisure industry creating new businesses and marketing existing venues and suppliers. As co-founder of Pressfirst, Toby has experience of online marketing platforms and understands the importance of great content. Toby is the CEO of Eventopedia. Toby is passionate about improving the industry and is currently the.. read more →

Nicola joined etouches in November 2011 as the Vice President of Strategy, and recently transitioned into Global Marketing, leading the company’s growth with innovative and metric oriented marketing, concentrating on a global user experience. Nicola brings over a decade of knowledge and experience from the events industry, previously working with the Colloquium Group, Reed Exhibitions.. read more →

Victor is a creative strategist at MOVE People & Experience Marketing in the Netherlands and advises clients like Heineken, Google, Nintendo, EBay, Adobe, Kentucky Fried Chicken and YouTube on how to change people’s mind and behaviour in meetings and conferences. Victor successfully knows how to touch, move and inspire his audiences to see new possibilities.. read more →