Heather Hoffman is well-known throughout the industry. That happens when you once held held the title of show director for the International Gift Exposition in the Smokies.
Yvonne Pedigo absolutely loves her job at the Buckhorn Saloon & Museum in San Antonio. With great drinks, great food and wildlife and Texas Ranger artifacts all under one roof, we can understand why.
America's first planetarium offers products that exceed expectations
Now 16 years into the business, Bill Lucey of Rainforest Adventures Discovery Zoo in Tennessee is now among the seasoned veterans of zoo retailers.
Mari Gruber, who started the Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary in 2002, believes in treating people well and promoting appreciation of nature. In her experience, doing so also leads to business success.
As Las Vegas has grown, the Discovery Children’s Museum has grown with it
Brent Walter’s father was a zookeeper, and Brent followed in his dad’s footsteps from an early age. In addition to being an integral part of the Vilas Zoo in Madison, Brent also is a longstanding member of the Zoo & Aquarium Buyer’s Group (ZAG) and its treasurer.
We asked Amy Dufour, a marketing manager for Urban Expositions — one of the biggest players in the retail trade show industry — what the most common mistake she sees companies in the field make. Her answer was two-fold, but both involve the internet.