Exhibitions & Trade Fairs (ETF) has announced the appointment of Jason Berman as International Portfolio Director, responsible for driving LNG, WGC and the NGV Global shows.
Berman’s appointment follows the departure of Rodney Cox at the end of August, who has taken up a position as Event Director for the International Gas Union.
ETF Managing Director, Gary Daly, commented that key to Berman’s appointment is his 20 year experience in media, event management and publishing and his innovative thinking which will have great influence right across the business and in particular continue to add value to the shows in the International Portfolio.
“Jason is an experienced Exhibition and Business Manager with decades of experience running a broad range of successful exhibitions. With strong relationships with numerous industry stakeholders, including convention bureau, tourism, government and private bodies, Jason is well positioned to drive our international shows”.
“We have great confidence in Jason to deliver, NGV Global, a new ETF event; one that engages the industry, inspires visitors and most importantly provides a platform for exhibitors and Hosted Buyers to connect and achieve tangible business results” concluded Daly.
Daly also commends Rodney Cox’s efforts at ETF over the past twenty five years.
“Cox has been a great asset to ETF during his time here, developing and growing our international shows and taking them from strength to strength,” he said.
“He leaves our International Portfolio in great shape, creating a platform for Jason to take the portfolio to the next level, and we wish him all the very best.”
ETF, a major producer of consumer and trade shows continues on a path of growth and 2017 is set to be another big year for the exhibition organiser.