CEM Jess Tyler joins the award-winning event team of Marijuana Business Daily (MJBizDaily) as vice president of events. In her new role, Tyler will lead the collective efforts behind some of the fastest growing conferences and tradeshows in North America, including MJBizCon, MJBizCon NEXT and MJBizCon INT’L.
Tyler’s most recent experience was as vice president at Access Intelligence, LLC, (Rockville, Md.) where she led event and editorial teams in the healthcare and media space. In her tenure there, she also forged a corporately centralized operations team and managed content creation for several conferences in the aerospace group, including the renowned SATELLITE show.
“Jess’ track record in the media and event space is extraordinary,” says Cassandra Farrington, CEO and co-founder of MJBizDaily. “We are thrilled to bring her perspective and expertise to the MJBizDaily roster of events and to continue to exceed the expectations of our attendees.”
Tyler’s love of tradeshows within the B2B space started while working as a registration coordinator at Maritz Global Events Company Experient where she supported some of the top tradeshows in the world, such as the international Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and MAGIC. She is a proud member of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) earning her Certified Exhibition Management (CEM) designation and also the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO).
Marijuana Business Daily is the leading B2B resource for the medical marijuana and retail cannabis industry. Founded in 2011, it is the most trusted independent publisher and event producer serving America’s cannabis industry entrepreneurs and investors producing America’s oldest and largest cannabis tradeshow: Marijuana Business Conference & Expo (MJBizCon), held in Las Vegas every year. The 2015, 2016, and 2017 events were each named to the Fastest 50 growing tradeshows in North America by Trade Show Executive magazine. The 2018 MJBizCon attendance topped 27,000 in total attendance, a 52 percent increase over 2017. For more info, visit https://mjbizdaily.com/