Global Experience Specialists (GES), a provider of exhibition, event and retail marketing services, announced they have been selected by Penton Media (PM) as its official service contractor for Natural Products Expo West, Natural Prodects Expo East, SupplyExpo and Natural MarketPlace. In addition, PM has renewed its contract with GES for 12 existing shows including Waste Expo, Club Industry National, International Wireless Communications Expo and LDI. The new agreement begins in 2011 and runs through 2013.
“Penton Media has been impressed with the GES team and we are pleased to expand our relationship to include our full portfolio of shows,” said Alan Peterson, president of the tradeshow and conference group at Penton Media. “GES’ award-winning customer service, technology enhancements and continued investment in green options make them the right partner for our shows.”
Exhibitors participating in PM shows can now utilize the GES National Serviccenter®, which was recognized by J.D. Power and Associates for the second year in a row for providing an outstanding customer service experience through its Certified Call Center Programsm.
“GES is honored to partner with Penton Media and service the full portfolio of U.S. shows,” said Sal Infurnari, executive vice president of global accounts, GES. “GES and Penton share a commitment to provide exhibitors with hassle-free customer service and industry-leading technology, which allows them to focus on a successful show.”