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HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewelry Shows Attendance Up Three Percent to 38,000 Buyers
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The Hong Kong Trade and Development Council's Hong Kong International Jewelery Show continued to draw strong attendance numbers, with the recent show attracting 38,000 buyers, a 3 percent increase compared with last year's event. A significant portion of the attendance increase at the event, held 16-20 February at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, came from the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) countries, with an 8 percent increase compared with last year's event. More

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Chicago's MPEA Forms New Board that 'Unites Business and Labor'
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Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel have appointed eight board members for the city's Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (MPEA), which owns and operates the McCormick Place convention center. More

Getting Hired in the Meetings Industry
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Finding a meetings job means working your network, being persistent and figuring out how to stand out from the crowd. The following are some quick insights into what the job search is like for meeting professionals today. More




Toy Fair Sees Huge Growth in 2012
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The Toy Industry Association is starting out 2012 on a high note — the group recently announced that the 109th International Toy Fair has seen huge growth in almost every measurable category. "It is the largest we have seen in over 10 years," says Marian Bossard, vice president of meetings and events for the Toy Industry Association. "We were a little bit behind in the number of companies participating but the ones who were there took more space — that is very exciting for us." More

BCMC Names Michael Black International Sales Manager
Boston opens overseas operations in London

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The Boston Convention Marketing Center (BCMC) has added its first international outpost in London, headed by International Sales Manager Michael Black. Black joined the BCMC in November 2009 as a national sales manager in the Boston office, and, after moving to London in 2011, will now focus on widening Boston's brand recognition in the global convention market, as well as bringing international clients and events to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center and Hynes Convention Center. More

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Job Listings
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Latest jobs from www.exhibitionindustryjobs.com

Advertising, Exhibits and Sales Coordinator | The Council for Exceptional Children | Arlington, Va.
Special Events Manager | Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art | Bentonville, Ark.
Tradeshow & Event Planner | Straumann | Andover, Mass.
Event Planner | Confidential | Los Angeles, Calif.
Meeting Planner | American Statistical Association | Alexandria, Va.


Boston Society of Architects Selects Convention Data Services as Registration Partner
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The Boston Society of Architects (BSA) has selected Convention Data Services (CDS) to provide full registration and lead retrieval services for their ArchitectureBoston Expo (www.abexpo.com) through 2014. The Boston Society of Architects, long-time co-producer of Build Boston and Residential Design & Construction, is the collective voice of the local design community. The BSA is committed to professional development for its members, advocacy on behalf of great design and sharing an appreciation for the built environment with the public at large. More

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Register Now for Mid-Year Meeting and SAVE 15 Percent
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Registration is now open for IAEE's Mid-Year Meeting: 30 May – 1 June in Washington, D.C. Ample education and networking opportunities are planned specifically for exhibition organizers, exhibit marketers, vendors and suppliers. Click here for more information. Register before 6 April and receive a 15 percent discount! More
Monroeville Convention Center Welcomes You

The Monroeville Convention Center, Western Pennsylvania’s newest convention center with 100,584 square feet of exhibition space, is located in the heart of Monroeville. In addition to an excellent convention facility, Monroeville offers many popular hotels, fine restaurants and bustling shopping districts. Once you visit, you’ll remember: Greater Monroeville, Greater Opportunities. MORE
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Finding the right intern can be difficult, but with ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com new internship option you can create an account, view resumes, find recruitment resources, and post internships and jobs. With ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com you could reach thousands of talented exhibitions and events industry professionals. Finding this talent is now easier than ever with ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com. Bookmark ExhibitionIndustryJobs.com today. MORE


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IAEE Industry News Available Through MultiBriefs App
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IAEE understands the need to deliver timely, relevant news to its members. In partnering with MultiBriefs to create the IAEE Industry News, the association committed itself to providing updates on a weekly basis. The IAEE Industry News is also available on the MultiBriefs app, available for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch in the App Store. Simply search "MultiBriefs" and download the app free. After it is downloaded, you may add the IAEE feed. News is streamed into your iPhone or iPod Touch each week. Android phone users also may access the app by going to the Android Marketplace and searching "MultiBriefs" to access the Android version of the app.
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