ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (Thursday, July 22, 2021) The National Trade Show Alliance, in collaboration with Meet AC and Spectra, will host the Together Again Job Fair & Expo on August 4-5, 2021 at the Atlantic City Convention Center.
This industry event is designed to provide education on how TOGETHER AGAIN unites the entire live events industry, made up of our leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, business owners, contractors, meeting planners and trade show professionals to create connections, business, and job opportunities and navigate a path forward to hold safe and responsible live events.
“Atlantic City is honored to host this vital industry event. As we get back to business, our hope is to build back better and continue to increase trades within the live events industry,” added Meet AC’s President and CEO, Larry Sieg.
The live events industry provides over 6 million jobs and drives more than $419 billion in direct spending to a destination. In addition, 1,700,000 exhibitors rely on events to drive revenue to their business.
"A career in the conference, exhibitions, trade shows, and meetings industry is more rewarding than you can ever imagine. You can get involved in many ways, remote work, project-based work, leadership, own your own business, purchasing, logistics and more,” said Founder and President of the National Trade Show Alliance (NTSA), Laura Palker.
“We are excited to welcome this event to the Atlantic City Convention Center,” said Spectra’s Jason Resetar, Assistant General Manager of the Atlantic City Convention Center. “We are grateful for the opportunity to host all of our industry peers and support the efforts of all those involved.”
About The National Trade Show Alliance (NTSA)
The National Trade Show Alliance (NTSA) is a nonprofit corporation formed in 2020 to connect individuals, businesses, and supporters in the trade show community. NTSA builds awareness, creates workforce development opportunities and resources for people in the trade show community. Together Let’s Be the Voice! Learn more at www.nationaltradeshowalliance.org.
About Meet AC
Meet AC, Inc. is a 501(c)(6) organization formed and funded as a public-private partnership by the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) to create economic development through conventions, sporting events, film production and group tourism. Meet AC focuses on three primary objectives: sales, marketing and services.
Spectra is an industry leader in hosting and entertainment, partnering with clients to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. Spectra’s unmatched blend of integrated services delivers incremental value for clients through several primary areas of expertise: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships. Learn more at SpectraExperiences.com.
About the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority
The only agency of its kind nationwide, the CRDA has used Atlantic City casino reinvestments as a catalyst for meaningful, positive improvement in the lives of New Jersey residents since 1984. Under the 2011 Tourism District Act, the Authority's mission evolved from statewide projects to becoming the state's key economic development agency for Atlantic City. CRDA's expanded responsibilities now include land use regulation, tourism marketing and clean and safe initiatives. The CRDA also oversees Historic Boardwalk Hall (the leading entertainment venue of its size in the country) and the Atlantic City Convention Center. In total, CRDA has invested nearly $2 billion in more than 400 projects statewide, of which $1.8 billion has been invested in Atlantic City, spurring business investments and expansions, and creating permanent jobs in the process. For more information about CRDA and our projects, visit www.njcrda.com, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
For complete Atlantic City tourism information, visit www.doatlanticcity.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Jessica Kasunich, Meet AC
Laura Palker, National Trade Show Alliance