Archive for February, 2010

Design Your Exhibit as a Marketing Tool

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Learn the process of developing effective exhibits that generate more leads, sales, and better overall results.  In this free one-hour Webinar you’ll learn of tips and compelling real-life accounts demonstrating how to:

  • Ensure your message gets across to your customers and prospects
  • Utilize specific elements to make your exhibit a more productive workspace
  • Squeeze more out of your exhibiting budget, ensuring it is viewed as an investment rather than an expense

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Trade Show Gear Checklist

Monday, February 15th, 2010

Got what you need for your next trade show or event?  You can never be too prepared.  Here’s a list to help you in planning a successful event:

Essential Checklist

Prepare & Succeed

Essential

__ Exhibit

__ Business cards

__ Literature and brochures

__ Product samples, if any

__ Computers, as required

__ Pens (Highlighters)

__ Lead sheets, log book or scanner

Personal

__ Good shoes (can make the difference between an enjoyable show experience or a horrible one, despite whether the      event was a success or not)

__ Aspirin/Pain relievers

__ Antibacterial water-free hand wash (you’ll shake more hands than you probably care to)

__ Facial Tissues

__ Bottled Water

__ Band-Aids

__ Energy Bars/Candy

__ Breath Mints

General travel

__ Confirmation nos. (hotel, rental car, airline)

__ ID, credit cards and cash

__ Clothes and required personal items

Repair and cleanup (You never know when a minor-emergency might arise)

__ Strong tape

__ Sewing kit

__ Scissors or pocket knife (not carry-on)

__ Cloth or paper towels

__ Recommended cleaning agent for your exhibit

__ Trash bag

__ Screwdrivers or appropriate wrench (not carry-on)

__ Extra fasteners (screws, nuts, etc)

__ Extra extension cord

__ Extra light bulbs

__ Electrostatic duster with extension

Shipping

__ Shipping labels for return shipment

__ Packing tape

__ Instructions for return shipment

Have you come across any other items which you deem as “essential” to your trade show excursions? If so, leave a comment and educate our community.

Design Your Exhibit as a Marketing Tool

Friday, February 12th, 2010

TexMed & Xtreme Xhibits presents

Join us for a Webinar on February 24 at 12 PM CST

Learn the process of developing effective exhibits that generate more leads, sales, and better results.  In this free one-hour Webinar you’ll learn of tips and compelling real-life accounts demonstrating how to:

  • Ensure your message gets across to your customers and prospects
  • Utilize specific elements to make your exhibit a more productive workspace
  • Squeeze more out of your exhibiting budget, ensuring it is viewed as an investment rather than an expense

Attendance at this Webinar, coupled with your exhibitor registration for TexMed 2010, qualifies you for an Apple iPod drawing to be conducted at TexMed on May 1, 2010.

Register for Tradeshow WebinarSpace is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now:  https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/500551096

Title: Design Your Exhibit as a Marketing Tool
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST

Presenter: Xtreme Xhibits Senior Account Manager Danny Kent

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, 2003 Server, Vista

Macintosh-based attendees
Required: Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or newer