Tradeshows are awesome. Inspiring speakers, mountains of free branded swag, and most importantly, all sorts of ways to grow your fame as a player in your industry, make connections, and generate new business leads.
But tradeshows aren’t just fun. No! Tradeshows can be an effective way to grow your fame as a player in your industry, make connections, and generate new business leads.
However, they can also be expensive and time consuming, and under deliver on investment. Not to mention the awkward social events, bland buffet lunches, and horrifying hotel carpeting.
But all that usually isn’t the fault of the tradeshow. (Well, maybe the lunches are.)
It’s because businesses often underestimate the planning and effort that it takes to make a tradeshow a success. Tradeshows are a hard slog. However, done well, they can really deliver.
In this guide, we take you through the five steps to tradeshow and expo success.
- Build Buzz
With Tips from Tradeshow Experts
We bring the theory to life with top tips from tradeshow experts who’ve aced more tradeshows than we’ve had hot dinners.
- Shane Adcock, Hurunui Tourism
- Rebecca Jelley, SKOPE Refrigeration
- Nicolette le Cren, Perception
- Geoff Marks, Lake Wanaka Tourism
- Lisa Bond, Whale Watch Kaikoura
At the end of the free guide you’ll be equipped with practical tips and inspiration to make your next tradeshow pay off properly. And hopefully you’ll have fun, because while tradeshows are hard labour, they don’t have to be a grind.
Sound good? Download your free tradeshow guide below.