Skyline Exhibits & Design
Safely Enter The Tradeshow “Bubble”
November 2, 2020
As of this writing many Owners, Organizers and Producers of Tradeshows are making tough decisions about upcoming events in the first quarter of 2021:
·Do we go forward?
·Do we have to make changes...
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Still Feeling the 2020 Corona-Blues?
October 6, 2020
While everyone has had a different experience and reaction to the non-stop insanity of 2020, I think many of us still feel stuck in the fog. Even though the chaos isn’t officially “over,” wouldn’t...
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Five Things We Miss With the Temporary Loss of F2F Marketing
June 5, 2020
Sure, as a company whose business is reliant on trade shows we miss – well, the business! Yes - revenue, activity, challenges, opportunities, solutions and seeing our clients succeed have been a...Read More
Trade Show Services from Skyline Exhibits & Design
October 22, 2019
Watch & listen as Josh Reed, Director of Operations, discusses the Service aspects of our SHOW READY promise. Josh discusses the services available from award-winning design to set-up and...Read More
You’re in My Personal Space…
September 3, 2019
I was just invited to a webinar to learn how business-to-business marketers can utilize text messaging to greater effect. While it’s obviously no secret that many target consumers continue...
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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly - Dressing to Impress Through Trade Show Attire
August 22, 2019
Visuals are a big part of tradeshow exhibiting success. What attendees see should help them:Initially notice your company amongst the visual zoo called the exhibition floor Deliver a message that...
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Five of the Biggest Mistakes Exhibitors Make
July 15, 2019
Are there more than five mistakes that trade show exhibitors make? Of course! But the list below was compiled scientifically by barging into the offices of our staff members who, collectively, have...
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What Is an “Image Impact Environment?”
April 25, 2019
Think of all the spaces you have to make an impression on an audience. Most businesses think of trade shows, corporate festivities, sales meetings and customer-focused events. But in fact, Image...
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Renting Vs. Owning: An Exhibitor’s Choice
April 1, 2019
Some clients that are new to exhibiting are in awe of the fact that its possible to get a highly customized look even if they don’t own the booth.Conversely, some clients who own a booth...
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FIVE TRADESHOW MYTHS THAT NEED TO GO AWAY
March 18, 2019
My brother is a lawyer. When he tells people what he does for a living he’s usually greeted either with dumb jokes or disdain. But, always with understanding. After 25 years in the tradeshow...
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The Rookie Diaries: 7 (MAJOR) things I learned in my first year as a Project Manager in the trade show industry
January 5, 2017
1. There is ALWAYS something new to learn: NEVER assume you know everything. Whether it’s your first month or your 10th year, there is always something new to learn within the tradeshow industry....
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Take It From Someone Who Has Been on Both Sides of The Booth
November 9, 2016
After 21 years in the healthcare industry, serving in both sales and marketing roles, I made a professional career move to trade show marketing. While in healthcare, I was consistently asked to...
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The Hidden Value of Trade Shows is Very Real
October 24, 2016
All companies that invest in exhibit marketing should have a good understanding of “why” they are investing? “What” they hope to achieve? “Who” they need to get in front of to accomplish the...
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Numbers, Stats & Reality!
October 20, 2016
According to the results of EXHIBITOR Magazine's 2016 Economic Outlook Survey which gauged the opinions, expectations, and experiences of nearly 400 exhibit and event professionals, 2016 is likely...
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Trade shows, Events, Environments & Tshirts.
October 3, 2016
What do these all have to do with each other? Design. What brings this to mind is our experience of running in a Susan G. Komen Race for The Cure 5k this past Saturday. We had a great group of 10.5...
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I want a Crate Not a Condo!
September 27, 2016
When reviewing the total cost of new exhibits a frequent hiccup in otherwise smooth pricing reviews is when they buyer bumps into the expense of ‘Crating’. Sometimes referred to as ‘cases’ or ‘...
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How “Experienced” are your booth Attendees?
September 19, 2016
If I were to tell you the thrill of driving a racecar doing laps on a track at speeds incomprehensible to the common driver, you would hear “words.” You might get a partial glint in your eye as you...
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The Devil is in the Details
September 6, 2016
We’ve spotted a troubling trend. While the two giants among tradeshow General Contractors (Freeman and GES) have made great improvements in recent years in terms of customer service and on-line...
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All insurance is expensive until you need it!
August 29, 2016
Within many of our client companies we’ve noticed a gap in a logistical area of responsibility dealing with “who checks on insurance coverage for your Exhibit assets?” Marketing folks are brand...
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The Art of Networking
August 3, 2016
An overview of Happy Hour with John Russo of Sandler Training Whether you’re in sales or not, if you play any role in the tradeshow world, chances are you’re going to find yourself in business...
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It All Starts at Face to Face
February 26, 2016
Remember the party days of your youth. You came in with your friends, made a beeline for a place in all the craziness, and somehow through the mass of people, loud music, and roar of conversations...
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February 15, 2016
Mrs. Costello, my 7th grade English teacher’s favorite line (at least what she frequently repeated to me) was “don’t disrupt the class.” I generally implore my clients to do the opposite: “stand...
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SONOCO PROJECT NAMED FINALIST IN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS COMPETITION
January 4, 2016
Skyline Exhibits & Design announced that their 40x50 tradeshow exhibit for Sonoco was named a finalist in Exhibitor Magazine’s third annual Portable/Modular Awards competition. Nominated in the...
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Be The Wienermobile Of Your Trade Show
December 14, 2015
Oscar Mayer knew there was a need for some type of special promotional vehicle, but what would it be? A simple car with branding? A food truck that hands out fresh made hot dogs? Or would it be an...
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Face-to-face Marketing Expert to Speak in Greenville & Charleston
October 5, 2015
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A look at our Notes for Designing Candidates' Exhibit Booths
September 3, 2015
Our firm was recently contacted by the Federal Association of Knowledgeable Electors (FAKE) to ascertain design criteria for leading Presidential candidates and offer a recommendation whether or...
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CEIR delivers State of the Industry at ESCA Conference
July 24, 2015
By Zeenath Haniff The Exhibition Services & Contractors Association (ESCA) held its annual ESCA Summer Educational Conference June 28-July 1 at the Resort at Squaw Creek in California. Brian...
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The Flag Issue.
July 6, 2015
Let’s talk about ‘the Flag issue’ in a marketing context. Marketing is at least partially about “Brand” awareness or enhancement and creating memorable “Impressions.” Marketers spend our time...
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Hey Valued Customer – Throw This Out For Me
June 25, 2015
Do you remember the last time you were at a trade show? There were thousands of exhibitors and before you left your home you chose ten companies to talk business with. When you got there the...
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Things Presidential Hopefuls Can Learn From Trade Show Exhibitors (& Vice Versa)
June 5, 2015
By November 2016 U.S. voters will ultimately be choosing from two, maybe three, legitimate candidates when casting their ballots for President. But as of this writing there are about 15 declared...
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JULY WEBINAR: 10 MISTAKES EXHIBITORS MAKE
June 1, 2015
You've got a tremendous investment in time and moneyin marketing your business at trade shows. Don't get in the way of your own success! Join Us for a Free Webinar Presented bySkyline Exhibits...
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JUNE WEBINAR: TRADE SHOW PROMOTIONS: GETTING MORE OF THE RIGHT PEOPLE INTO YOUR BOOTH
June 1, 2015
A Free Webinar Presented bySkyline Exhibits. Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Two Convenient Times: 11:00 AM CDT & 1:00 PM CDT. 1 hour webinar: 30 minutes presentation, 30 minutes Q&A. The...
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Do You Have A Tasty Thief To Steal Your Prospects Attention?
May 11, 2015
I saw an updated, but familiar face in some recent McDonalds ads. The Hamburglar is back! He has an updated look. Many of the kids who first saw him a generation ago are now parents themselves and...
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A Walk In Our Client's Shoes.
May 8, 2015
The last two days have been a series of contrasts. Time went by in a flash, but the days were very long. I find myself drained and exhausted; yet energized and eager to repeat them. I vacillate...
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Crucial Conversations a la Trade Show
March 31, 2015
After many years of saying “I’ve got to get my hands on that book” this weekend I found my way to Barnes & Noble and picked up a copy of “Crucial Conversations.” While I strongly recommend the...
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Trade Show Selector Tool!
March 26, 2015
Find trade shows for your industry here! The Skyline Trade Show Calendar is a searchable database of trade shows from around the world .
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APRIL WEBINAR: DESIGN YOUR EXHIBIT AS A MARKETING TOOL
March 23, 2015
April 15, 2015
Free Webinar: Design Your Exhibit as a Marketing ToolAttend our free webinar and learn the process of developing effective exhibits that generate more leads, sales, and better...
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Marketing Reminders Are Everywhere!
February 20, 2015
On a dreary Saturday morning I attended a “special emergency meeting” of a Property Owners Association. The meeting, called after 5% of the ownership signed a petition, was for the sole purpose of...
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They say that “numbers don’t lie, people do.” Be careful when you meet a number and be sure how it is being used and who is using it
January 23, 2015
Sometimes supposed experts gain credibility by spouting numbers, facts and figures. I’m just back from a seminar where the ‘so-called’ expert claimed to close “98% of the deals she writes.” She was...
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FREE WEBINAR: THE VALUE OF TRADE SHOWS
January 16, 2015
February 18, 2015
Free Webinar: The Value of Trade Shows Wednesday, February 18, 2015 11:00am CST & 1:00pm CST Are trade shows worthwhile? And will they continue to be? Yes! This new webinar...
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Hint: Follow Up Matters!!!
December 19, 2014
So you’ve made it through the show and returned to your office anxiously looking forward to diving into the qualified leads your booth staffers generated at the show. But wait, whats that other...
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NEW WEBINAR: TECH FOR TRADE SHOW EXHIBITORS
December 15, 2014
A FREE Educational WebinarPresented by Skyline Exhibits Wednesday, January 14, 2015 11:00am CST & 1:00pm CST
Want to use tech to enhance and advance your trade show program Then theTech for...
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YOUR BRAND IS EVERYWHERE YOU GO – AND THEN SOME!
December 2, 2014
As a marketer who spends time managing, enhancing, creating, publicizing & exhibiting diverse client Brands at trade shows & events that are critical for our clients, I wanted to create a...
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5 REASONS TO INTEGRATE YOUR TRADE SHOW ACTIVITY WITH OTHER MARKETING INVESTMENTS
November 21, 2014
By Steve Hoffman, CTSM Most marketing communications that are externally aimed are designed to ultimately attract, inform and/or entice prospects. Tradeshows already have a large group of your best...
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NEW WEBINAR: 18 HIDDEN RULES FOR TRADE SHOWS
November 17, 2014
A FREE Educational Webinar
Presented by Skyline Exhibits Wednesday, December 10, 2014 11:00am CST & 1:00pm CST Trade shows are governed by many hidden, unbending rules. But you won’t find these...
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A Proud Platinum Sponsor of the South Carolina Public Relations Society's Annual Development Day event!
November 7, 2014
OnFriday November 7th, Skyline Exhibits & Design of Greenville, SC will once again be the Platinum Sponsor of the South Carolina Public Relations Society's Annual Development Day event....