Exclusive Webinar to Provide a Complete Overview of Show Services for HITEC 2007 Exhibitors

  • Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP)
  • 04.16.07
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) will host a complimentary online education session exclusively for Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference (HITEC®) 2007 exhibitors on April 18 at 1 p.m. EDT.

Tina Anson, national director of exhibitor services for GES Exposition Services will present, “Understanding Show Services and Navigating the Service Manual.” It is the second in a three-part series of complimentary webinars for exhibitors prior to HITEC 2007, June 25 - 28 in Orlando, Fla.

"This special online session is something that HITEC 2007 exhibitors will not want to miss because it will provide a complete picture of the available services for exhibitors," said Brenda Burke, CHTP, 2007 HITEC advisory council chair and director of hotel technology with Hilton Hotel Corp. "By the end of the session, exhibitors will know the ins and outs to exhibiting at HITEC and will be fully prepared to enjoy their time at HITEC."

The one-hour webinar will be an informative online session where exhibitors will learn ways to save time, money and work more efficiently during HITEC. It will cover topics such as:
  • 2007 HITEC service manual
  • General contractor responsibilities and other show contractor information
  • Labor options, including EACs
  • Drayage/material handling
  • Inbound shipping options
  • Ordering services, deadlines, show site orders
  • Outbound preparation and move out overview

This is the second year that HFTP has provided complimentary online educational sessions exclusively for HITEC exhibitors. The final session in the three-part series for HITEC 2007 will be in May and will focus on exhibitor etiquette.

In addition to the webinars, HITEC exhibitors have access to an online marketing kit, which offers a number of promotion tools including: 
  • Complimentary HITEC brochures to send to their customers, and a complimentary trade show registration program for qualified buyers
  • Company listing on the HITEC Web site, in the HFTP online buyer’s guide and in the HITEC program
  • Pre-show attendee list rental
  • Press conference timeslots in the press room and access to a list of attending industry press
  • Private appointment hours before the show opening on Wednesday and Thursday
  • Exclusive advertising and corporate sponsorship opportunities

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