OHS Canada Magazine

Accuform Signs Brad Montgomery earns Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) certification

March 19, 2008

Health & Safety

LAS VEGAS, NV — Accuform Signs Marketing Director, Brad Montgomery joined the ranks of the trade show industrys top talent by completing EXHIBITORs Certified Trade Show Marketer (CTSM) accreditation program, the only university-affiliated certification program in the trade show and event marketing industry.

Brad Montgomery started the certification process in 2002 in order to improve his companys trade show marketing strategies. He has successfully accomplished all of the CTSM program requirements: a 28-course core curriculum, a comprehensive examination and acceptance of an Electronic Candidate Portfolio.

Brad was recognized as one of the new CTSM graduates at the annual awards ceremony during EXHIBITOR2008 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Brad has been in the Marketing Department at Accuform Signs since 2001; there he has helped guide the company towards seven consecutive years of record growth.

Wayne Johnson, CEO for Accuform Signs, knew about Exhibitor Show and encouraged me to attend. This experience provided an opportunity to interact with like-minded peers, and I have been able to attend more Exhibitor shows as a result of those positive experiences, said Brad Montgomery.

About CTSM:
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. EXHIBITORs CTSM program has over 2,000 professionals enrolled.

About Exhibitor2009:
Held every March in Las Vegas, EXHIBITOR is the leading educational conference and exhibition for trade show and event marketing professionals. The weeklong conference draws more than 6,000 attendees. EXHIBITOR2008 will take place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, March 9-12, 2009. For more information about EXHIBITOR and the CTSM program, please visit www.CTSM.com.

About Accuform Signs:
Accuform Signs, located in Brooksville, FL, is the leading manufacturer of facility safety identification products. Founded in 1976, Accuform Signs sells products through a network of safety equipment distributors throughout North America, South America and Asia. From signs, tags and labels, to software and lockout/tag out products, Accuform Signs provides the products and sales support for the distributors that define todays safety industry.

Jan Nelson, CTSM
PHONE: (763) 498-6538

Brad Montgomery, CTSM
Accuform Signs
PHONE: (352) 848-2507


Stories continue below

Print this page

Related Stories