ABOUT TRADETEC

Chicago TradeTec lunch and learn seminar event

Offering continued education to our clients through hosted training and seminars.

Chicago TradeTec Horn Trade Show Exhibit

We create memorable experiences for your clients through unique and functional exhibit design.

Chicago TradeTec Trade Show Services

We approach exhibit design from three distinct angles, how it looks, how it works and how much it costs, so you benefit from every angle.

Chicago TradeTec trade show floor

TradeTec supports the trade show industry by sponsoring educational programs and industry events.

Chicago TradeTec installation

We know what it takes to get your exhibit to the show, set it up and take it down. We anticipate every step to avoid surprises.

WHO IS TRADETEC SKYLINE CHICAGO?

TradeTec helps build brands with innovative exhibits, corporate events, dedicated marketing campaigns and legendary customer service that is unmatched in the industry. More than a trade show booth company, we are your brand marketing partner with a commitment to execution that delivers predictive performance and dramatic results. TradeTec creates memorable connections between your brand and your customers. Go to www.ttchicago.com to learn more!

“Your design team, project support and dedication to your customers are superb! It is great to find a company with representatives that are so easy to work with.  TradeTec Skyline will have my business for a long time to come.”

Ghislaine Francis
National Events Coordinator | SIMS Recycling Solutions

“Our experience with TradeTec has been top notch. They have gone above and beyond with every engagement. They are extremely committed and passionate about what they do, and it shows in their overall effort, attention to detail and responsiveness.”

Julia Vaughn
Marketing | MACH7 Technologies

“What has thrilled me most about doing business with TradeTec is their responsiveness, timeliness, product quality and ongoing communication.”

Ray Strack
VP General Affairs | Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.

TradeTec Management Team

Ken Buckman, CEO, Chicago TradeTec

KEN BUCKMAN, CEO

Ken Buckman, CEO, loves the excitement, heartbreak, thrill and agony of being given the privilege to run a company.  Through almost 23 years and an encyclopedia worth of insane to truly entertaining experiences, Ken feels like things are just now starting to get interesting.  The economy over the last five years added several chapters of "thick skin" and an even better appreciation for the incredibly talented and energetic team Ken gets to work with daily.

Troy Trice, President, Chicago TradeTec

TROY TRICE, PRESIDENT

Troy Trice, President, has been in the trade event industry since 2001. He became General Manager and co-owner of TradeTec in 2010. His experience in sales has helped him understand the obstacles and areas of focus to be successful within this industry. He is passionate about sales and advancing opportunities, building new relationships and goes above and beyond for his clients. Troy is dependable, organized and a problem solver. As President, Troy oversees all operations, support and services.

Brian Lanning, Director of Sales, Chicago TradeTec

BRIAN LANNING, DIRECTOR OF SALES

Brian has spent over 17 years helping clients create memorable brand experiences.  He has been involved in all facets of face-to-face marketing, from the warehouse to the boardroom, from concept design to implementation.  This fast paced, high energy, ever changing business fits nicely with Brian’s lively personality, and nothing feels better to Brian than exceeding client’s expectations and creating relationships that go beyond the business world.

Cory Preis, Director of Operations, Chicago TradeTec

CORY PREIS, DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Cory has been deeply embedded in the world of trade shows for over 8 years.  Cory is an Architect, in the sense that he can creatively extrapolate process and procedures to build an organization/culture that is most effective and efficient. Cory is OSHA Certified and continues to expand his education in management and leadership. He an effective problem solver and has many responsibilities in overseeing the entire operation of our business.

Chris Ybarra, Creative Director, Chicago TradeTec

CHRIS YBARRA, CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Chris has over 10 years of graphic design and industry experience producing trade show environments. His passion for every detail goes into designing the perfect exhibit and event solution for our clients. Chris oversees an award winning design team who share his desire to collaborate and drive a successful experience. They are consistent in staying abreast of industry trends to ensure TradeTec clients have the most innovative solutions and modern expressions to meet their show objectives. Chris enjoys giving back to the industry by mentoring a number of design students as they finish up their degree programs and enter the professional design community.

ABBY GEORGACOPOULOS

ABBY GEORGACOPOULOS, DIRECTOR of MARKETING

Abby Georgacopoulos, Director of Marketing, has over 10 years of experience in design, marketing, communications, digital media, and project management. She is somehow both creative and analytical, which makes her passionate about marketing for results. Abby effectively uses creativity to tell a story, solve a problem, or elicit action. She loves digging in to understand the nuances of her customers and anticipate their strategic needs. When she isn’t on her phone or computer, she is filling her walls with sticky notes and ideas.

WE ARE HERE TO HELP! LEARN MORE ABOUT TRADETEC BY CONTACTING US TODAY!

TradeTec Skyline office and employees

TRADETEC SKYLINE

1136 N. Garfield Street

Lombard, IL 60148

(888) 448-5402

sales@ttskyline.com