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A highly curated meeting program for suppliers and retailers

KENNESAW, GA (APRIL 9, 2018) - Urban Expositions, a leader in the gift and souvenir tradeshow business announced today, the launch of MATCH, a curated meetings program for suppliers and retailers designed to personalize the show experience and accelerate sales. The MATCH program will be included in the upcoming Las Vegas Souvenir Gift & Resort and Smoky Mountain Gift events taking place later this year with additional shows planned for 2019.

“MATCH was developed through extensive customer feedback,” said Liz Irving, vice president of marketing, Urban Expositions. “Our focus is on providing a productive business environment where we can connect pre-approved buyers and sellers with mutual interests during our events. To date, the customer response to our program has been terrific.” 

The MATCH Program offers a unique meeting format and is tailored according to each customers’ needs. The event concierge team personally identifies the product sourcing needs, makes recommendations, and ultimately plans and schedules the meetings during the event on behalf of the customer. The meeting agendas are set in advance of the show allowing for the meeting to be highly productive and personalized. 

For more information on participating in the September 25-28, 2018 Las Vegas Souvenir MATCH program, contact April Holinek at  or call 678-370.0326.

For more information on participating in the November 4-7, 2018 Smoky Mountain MATCH program, contact Christina Bell at or call 678-370-0335.

Founded in 1995, Urban Expositions, now operating as Clarion UX and owned by Clarion Events, produces and manages a portfolio of 36 trade and consumer events, serving a range of industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Aviation, Apparel, Foodservice, Specialty Retail, Gaming, Automotive and Enthusiast Lifestyle, with offices in Kennesaw, GA, Chicago, IL, Trumbull, CT, Portland, OR, and Boca Raton, FL.