Member Feature- Mark Shadwick

2015-03-20 11-19-08

Name:  Mark D. Shadwick

Title: Executive Director, Trade Show Sales Development

Company: Hargrove, Inc.

Twitter Handle: @Hargroveinc

What are your responsibilities with your company or event?

My primary responsibility is new trade show sales development

Tell us about your company/organization/show:

Hargrove brings brands to life. We transform our clients’ marketing message, creating physical, experiential environments for trade shows, events and exhibits. Hargrove helps corporations, associations and organizations demonstrate their vision with face-to-face experiences, offering clients personalized service delivered with care by our exceptional team. We are a certified woman-owned business and are widely considered a leader in designing and delivering creative solutions across our three production lines.

IAEE DC Involvement (Committees, etc): None at this time.

What drives your involvement with IAEE DC?  The programs are great networking and educational opportunities. I enjoy seeing all of my industry friends that I have made over the years at the programs.

Best IAEE DC Experience: Obtaining my CEM and receiving all of the warm congratulations from my colleagues regarding this achievement.

How long have you been in the DC area?

Since 1987.

What made you choose to live here?

Since the DMV is the largest base of Associations and Planners in the country, I can see no better place to live if you work in this industry.