The Las Vegas Chapter of the Exhibit Designers and Producers Association (EDPA) will host a breakfast meeting during EXHIBITOR2010 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. March 17 at Mandalay Bay. John Rose, president of EDPA National, will be the guest speaker. Those interested can visit the Web site at www.123signup.com/register?id=zzghr.
In other news, The Living the Brand, Vegas in 2010 luncheon was held Feb. 17 with about 25 members in attendance. The guest speaker, Hugh Sinnock, from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), discussed the mission of the authority, its funding, and year-to-date results for the City of Las Vegas. He also shared challenges they face and what is being done to increase visitation.
Looking into the future, the Eighth Annual Tradeshow Education Scholarship Golf Classic will take place on June 10 at the Rhodes Ranch Golf Club in southwest Las Vegas. The proceeds fund scholarships for children whose parents work in the industry.
Sponsorship opportunities are available by visiting the Web site at www.edpalv.com or by calling (702) 651-9611. Another way to help is through the Opportunity Prize raffle, featuring donated items. Confirmation of prizes must be made by March 10 and shipped by June 1. Visit the Web site or call the number above for additional information.