Lori Suhr Completes Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) Program
Lori Suhr has joined the ranks of the trade show industry's top talent by completing EXHIBITOR's Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) accreditation program, the only university-affiliated certification program in the trade show and event marketing industry.
Lori started the certification process in 2010 in order to improve her company's trade show marketing strategies. She has successfully accomplished all of the CTSM program requirements: a 28-course core curriculum, a comprehensive examination and acceptance of a Candidate Portfolio. Lori will be recognized in March 2013 as one of the new CTSM graduates at the annual awards ceremony at EXHIBITOR2013.
For over 15 years, Lori has spent her career in the healthcare industry managing trade shows and events. Traveling all over the world, her career has comprised Fortune 100 pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and Sanofi. In 1982 & 1986, she was selected by J&J Senior Executive Management to staff the TYLENOL™ Crisis Management Hotlines. With the current economic downtown, Lori has reinvented herself to achieve any opportunity as a freelance consultant. Along with attaining her Certified Manager of Exhibits/Healthcare (CME/H) designation, Lori's expertise has established herself as a seasoned professional in the event marketing industry. She holds a BS degree in Business Administration from Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ and has now completed her CTSM certification.
Created in 1992, the Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) program, sponsored by EXHIBITOR, is affiliated with Northern Illinois University Outreach to assure academic standards are met. All CEUs earned in the program are awarded by NIU. EXHIBITOR's CTSM program has over 3,000 professionals enrolled. For more information, go to www.ctsm.com.
Held every March in Las Vegas, EXHIBITOR SHOW is the leading educational conference and exhibition for trade show and event marketing professionals worldwide. The weeklong conference draws more than 5,000 attendees. EXHIBITOR2013 will take place at The Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, March 17-21, 2013. For more information, go to www.exhibitor2013.com.