spot_img

Former First Lady Laura Bush And NBC’s Jenna Hager Wow ASI Fort Worth Audience

 

The ASI Show®launched its inaugural trade show in Fort Worth with a keynote with former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter, Today Show correspondent Jenna Hager. The mother-daughter duo wowed business owners and entrepreneurs with their deep appreciation for the opportunities they’ve enjoyed as part of a political dynasty, along with the special privilege of helping others succeed.

“We’re such a fortunate, wealthy nation,” said Mrs. Bush, who works tirelessly on global healthcare, empowering women in emerging democracies, education reform and supporting America’s military. “Every generation should have the opportunity to be educated… Kids deserve the chance to learn and pursue their dreams.”

ASI’s three-day Fort Worth show, which ended Wednesday at the Fort Worth Convention Center, grew to over 4,300 attendees, up 17%, with 433 exhibitors, up 12% over 2018. The show attracted exhibitors and distributors from 43 states and four countries.

After hosting an annual show in Dallas every year since 2003, ASI moved its show to Fort Worth, citing its walkable downtown, hotels and affordability. According to Visit Fort Worth, the show’s economic impact on the city was about $2.8 million.

“We’ve had a great time in Fort Worth,” said attendee Denise Long, of First Impression, echoing the sentiment of many. “We loved Dallas…but we really love the freshness and energy of Fort Worth.”

In 2017, Texas alone accounted for $2.95 billion in sales of promotional products, and at $8.5 billion, the South leads the nation in total sales of logoed items companies, schools and non-profits typically give away to promote their company, brand or event.

Mrs. Bush and Jenna Hager enjoyed an easy rapport with the moderator of the Q&A, ASI CEO Timothy M. Andrews, who asked about living in the White House, working in the family “business” of politics, writing bestselling books together – and their favorite promotional products (a Laura Bush bobblehead and Jenna and Henry mousepads).

“I was blown away by the attendance numbers, the growth in exhibitor participation and the incredibly positive feedback I’ve gotten from people loving our very first Fort Worth show,” said Rita Ugianskis-Fishman, senior VP and GM of ASI Show.

SOURCE: Advertising Specialty Institute

 

 




I want to grow my online platform to create awareness about ethical consumerism, environmentalism, and the plant-based lifestyle. My main mission is to share information that empowers people to make better choices and create a VEG NEW WORLD :)


Your support is vital and is helping me share the collected information with thousands of readers and viewers. I try to deliver exclusive stories and relevant content in a challenging commercial environment. Your contribution helps me to cover the costs that my service requires. Please consider contributing (no matter how small) to keep the information flowing so you can remain informed and have life changing interviews and stories to share.

spot_img

Subscribe

Related articles

Remy Robotics exits stealth mode with launch of third autonomous robotic kitchen

  Pioneer in robot-enabled delivery-only restaurants expands its reach and...

GUUD Modern Muesli Launches Functional Cereal Line

New ‘Fuel’ Products Take Breakfast to the Next Level GUUD,...

Yoga guru offers free guided meditation for World Meditation Day

  Available online for participants across the globe, or in-person...

Fleur & Bee Releases Beginner-Friendly Retinol Moisturizer

Clean skincare brand Fleur & Bee officially debuts its...
spot_img
Betty Tűndikhttps://vegnew.world
Hi everyone! Nice to e-meet you! Here are a few things you should know about me. I am a conscientious, open-minded, adaptable to new experiences, and ambitious Business Development Manager with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics - Banking, Finance, and Accountancy. Through my studies, I've also obtained many naturopathic and nutrition degrees as well. Part-time jobs have added marketing, network marketing, event management, and store management skills to my experience throughout my career. Throughout my career, I have also been a Hotel Manager and owned a Bar/Restaurant & Internet Cafe. My online marketing and social media interactivity experience was gained when I and my husband started a business with an online/organic webshop & healthy lifestyle consultancy. I've improved my English at Cambridge Academy of English - 2003, in Cambridge. I live a conscious lifestyle, and try to protect the ecosystem. Animal lover and capable of helping others without judgment or negative reactions, this is thanked my knowledge in holistic therapies and the naturopathy courses I've followed. I cannot leave for my spiritual growth and the continuous development in alternative and holistic therapies, so I'm learning at Kyron School of New Consciousness, receiving a Bio Energo-therapist diploma. Thanks to all my experiences I've decided to venture into publishing and writing, while also continuing to learn many new things daily. I hope you enjoy reading my hand-picked news and check back for my weekly articles.