Your Trade Show Team
Meet Your Skyline New York Team
Comprehensive exhibit services are great – but only if you have the right people to capitalize on them. Our team members are leaders, experts, creators, motivators, and collaborators. We set our aspirations and standards high…and we know how to deliver.
Our local team is backed up by Skyline Exhibits, Inc., one of the world’s largest producers of lightweight modular trade show exhibits and pop up graphics. Skyline customers have 24/7 access to the most extensive global service network anywhere – some 1,500 team members in 128 design centers in 31 countries, which includes full service rental, product and graphics production centers in Las Vegas, Chicago, Toronto, Orlando and of course, Skyline World Headquarters in Eagan, Minnesota.
Bob Watson, President
As Skyline’s owner and boating enthusiast, Bob is extremely passionate about finding the best solution for his clients’ trade show needs. As an industry veteran with 30 years of experience in exhibit sales and design, Bob is the fearless leader and creative genius behind Skyline New York. His passion for creating unforgettable brand experiences, assimilating new technologies and immersing new techniques lets his clients achieve the results they truly desire.
Larry Centola, General Manager
As the overseer of all things Skyline New York, Larry is our General Manager. With over 30 years of experience from companies such as ECOFA and Renaissance, Larry brings us an array of management skills and expertise in production and I&D. With Larry at the reins, he makes sure Skyline New York functions effectively and efficiently for its clients and employees.
Kristin Bay-McCormack, Director of Sales
With over 18 years of successful experience at Skyline, Kristin is our ace. Kristin specializes in on-target strategic exhibit marketing programs focused to meet client objectives and provide a competitive edge on the show floor. Kristin’s extensive background includes Domestic & International Turnkey Trade Show Exhibiting services, Custom Designed Trade Show Displays - Exhibit Rental Programs, Corporate Interiors and Showroom, Design, Revenue generating exhibit marketing programs with flexibility to address varying booth sizes and configurations and Onsite Labor Supervision throughout the country. Whether it is at a trade show in front of new prospects or a corporate event to existing clients, her ability to consistently exceed her clients’ expectations is a key measure of her success.
Clay Scanlan, Account Executive
Clay is an Account Executive with Skyline New York. He has over 20 years of domestic and international Sales and Customer Service Management experience. For Clay Customer Service is not just a department, it is an experience. Clay served his local community as a volunteer firefighter for nearly 9 years and is calm, cool, and collected in high pressure situations. To put this to the test in the fall of 2013 he was selected as a contestant for the NBC gameshow “The Million Second Quiz” – he missed reaching the money chair in a tie-breaker. Prior to living in New York he lived in Colorado and still cheers on the Denver sports teams along with his wife and three children.
Elizabeth Neidell, Marketing Manager
Elizabeth is a marketing guru and the voice of Skyline New York. With an MBA and a background in direct marketing, advertising, customer loyalty/retention and digital marketing, she makes sure you like what you see online and know what you're getting when you make that call! And when she’s not busy working on the company's marketing strategy, developing emails, managing social sites, writing blogs or working on the company website, she's spending time with her husband, two daughters or working out at the gym.
John Lagreca, Project Manager
As Project Manager of Skyline New York, John is a real hands-on kind of guy. With 20+ years of expertise in trade show/retail management and supervision, he runs the show at Skyline-literally- ensuring smooth set up and tear down of displays for our clients. Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with family, bike riding with his daughter and cheering on the Pittsburg Steelers.
Liz Kasavana, Office Manager/Accounting
The original "It" girl...from juggler to detective to den mother, Liz does "it" all!! Whether it's Accounts Receivable/Payable, logistics, customer service, right-hand (wo)man...she's got it covered and fast. As part of the Skyline New York family since 2006, Liz is a central part of the team and the oil that keeps everything running smoothly. Efficient is her middle name.