NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The COMEXPOSIUM Group, one of the world’s leading event organizers, today announced that Stephen Corrick will be joining Comexposium Group in Los Angeles, to become USA Regional CEO. Stephen will lead the Group’s strategy in the region, sourcing new acquisitions in the USA, and pursuing the integration of existing activities across properties including MMS, iMedia and ad:tech. Notably, he comes aboard as the ad:tech property marks its milestone re-launch of its signature New York City event and celebrates its 20th anniversary and ringing in a new era of innovation.
“With three decades of experience in trade shows and conferences organization business, Stephen has a deep knowledge of the European and U.S. markets and how they have evolved in this arena. We expect he will bring this depth of experience to bear across the portfolio and that our myriad communities of tech innovators will be greatly strengthened as a result,” said Renaud Hamaide, CEO of Comexposium, ad:tech’s parent company.
Stephen has held leadership positions at UBM, including Senior Vice President and Portfolio Director of the Manufacturing Group and Vice-President of Sales for the Electronics Group.
In these roles, he has driven key strategic initiatives encompassing event launches, acquisitions and key partnerships. In this capacity, Stephen helped launch events throughout North America, including spearheading the launch of the Advanced Manufacturing’s Groups international business. He leverages considerable experience in the U.S. and International B2B markets, having worked in various sectors including Technology, Medical, Food & Beverage, Art and Manufacturing.
“I’m thrilled to join the Comexposium team during this time of great revitalization across their portfolio—with so much happening the U.S. in particular,” Stephen said. “I inherit a deep legacy of evolutionary thinking, just as the primary industries we serve enter a fresh era of innovation and seek conferences and a level of community connectivity that reflect that forward looking vision.”
The COMEXPOSIUM Group, one of the world’s leading event organizers, is involved in more than 170 B2C and B2B events across 11 different sectors, including IT, security, digital, high-tech, food, agriculture, fashion, construction, optics and transport. Comexposium hosts more than 3 million visitors and 45,000 exhibitors around the world.
Comexposium operates across 30+ global economic growth zones, such as: Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, USA.
ad:tech is the original industry authority for marketing and media technology, where marketing, technology and media communities assemble to share new ways of thinking, build strong partnerships, and define new strategies to compete in an ever-changing marketplace. Several annual events around the world deliver immersive education through keynote speakers, timely topic-driven panels and hands-on workshops as well as showcase the latest products and solutions to help deepen understanding and create new ideas that will drive innovation. Attendees leave ad:tech inspired by what’s new and what’s next, armed with the tools and techniques they need to shift and re-imagine their own businesses. For more information, visit www.ad-tech.com. Follow @adtech on Twitter