Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 31, 2013
Hanley Wood Exhibitions has named trade show industry veteran, Tracy Garcia, CEM, as Show Director of the International Roofing Expo® [IRE] and International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo.
"Tracy Garcia has a great deal of expertise and an outstanding track record," said Donna Bellantone, Vice President of Operations. "Her considerable knowledge and skills will play a vital role in developing initiatives to grow the show."
Garcia has more than 25 years of trade show management experience. Most recently Garcia was Director of Exhibits at Institute of Food Technologists, a Trade Show Executive Gold 100, which recognizes the 100 largest trade shows in the U.S.
Garcia has also held positions with SmithBucklin and several associations, where she managed and produced their trade events.
Garcia is a member of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events [IAEE], the Major American Trade Show Organizers [MATSO] and the Trade Show Exhibitors Association [TSEA].
Garcia succeeds Lindsay Roberts, who has served as Show Director since 2010, and is now the Show Director of the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo.
The 2014 International Roofing Expo will be held February 26-28, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.
For information about the Int’l Roofing Expo, please visit http://www.TheRoofingExpo.com or call 972.536.6415 or 800.684.5761. Additional show information can be found on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/RoofingExpo, LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=1963938, Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/RoofingExpo, Pinterest at http://www.pinterest.com/RoofingExpo, and YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/RoofingExpo. Twitter users can follow the show using #RoofingExpo or @RoofingExpo.
About International Roofing Expo
The International Roofing Expo is the must-attend event for commercial and residential roofing professionals to stay abreast of market directions, trends and cutting-edge technology. Formerly owned by NRCA, the show was sold to Hanley Wood Exhibitions in May 2004. The official show sponsor is NRCA; the official show publication is Roofing Contractor; and the official digital destination is Roofing-Authority.com.
About Hanley Wood
Hanley Wood, LLC is the premier media, event, information and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries. Through its operating platforms, the company produces award-winning digital and print publications, Newsletters, websites, marquee trade shows and events, Market Intelligence data and strategic marketing solutions. The company also is North America's leading publisher of home plans.