National Trade Productions Inc. (NTP) has hired a new director of sales and event services.
Bradford Smith’s previous experience includes Freeman Companies, Nielson Business Media, E.J. Krause, as well as several association positions including Director of Exhibition Sales at Newspaper Association of America. He is an active member of the International Association for Exhibition and Events and has worked with various task forces over his career. Brad earned his Certification in Exposition Management (CEM) in 1998.
“Brad’s diversity of experience, coupled with his reputation for leadership and success, make him an instant asset for NTP,” said Andrew Ortale, NTP’s executive vice president. “His hire confirms again that National Trade Productions is the premier management company in the trade show industry.”
Brad will capitalize on his broad international project management expertise in global markets such as Mexico, China, Hong Kong and Argentina to further build upon NTP’s rich international experience.
“I’m delighted to join NTP with its history of excellence in trade show management,” said Smith. “I’m looking forward to contributing to NTP’s many new initiatives.”