How to create effective and exciting business events from huge trade shows to power meetings?
Meetings planning guru Susan Friedman shares her secrets of success and reveals how she remains a star in the convention and event industry (which generates $100 billion worldwide and provides 1.5 million full-time jobs in the U.S.).
Filled with practical tips on how to keep events on time and on budget, this guide gives expert advice on managing hidden costs and planning around event emergencies.
Readers get clear counsel about the fine print of event planning from contracts and insurance, to zoning and liquor licenses, to dealing with volunteers and union workers.
Susan Friedmann, CSP (Lake Placid, NY), is President of The Tradeshow Coach, an organization that works with national and international exhibitors planning trade shows and special events.
Susan has executed trade show programs for clients such as American Express, IBM, Sun Microsystems, Kimberly-Clark, Eli Lilly, and Deere and Co.
Susan has a Web site, and an online newsletter read by more than 7,000 clients and industry decision-makers.