Press release - Alli Johnson

CLARION EVENTS APPOINTS, FASHION TRADE SHOW INDUSTRY EXPERT ALLI JOHNSON AS VICE PRESIDENT OF FASHION EVENTS | WWIN AND ADORN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Contact: Hannah Reagan
678.783.5715 | Hannah.reagan@clarionevents.com

Trumbull, CT (October 30, 2019) - Clarion Events has announced the appointment of Alli Johnson as Vice President of Fashion Events for the company's semi-annual Womenswear In Nevada (WWIN) Show and new fashion accessories and jewelry show launching in August 2020, ADORN.

In her new role, Johnson will oversee all sales, marketing and management functions for WWIN and ADORN, while working closely with and reporting to Senior Vice President of Fashion Events, Desiree Hanson.

With more than 14 years of experience in the industry, Alli Johnson is seasoned in the business of fashion tradeshows. Johnson comes to Clarion Events after advancing within UBM/Informa, from Show Director of POOLTRADESHOW and MAGIC Mens, to Vice President of Sales for the Men’s Fashion Group. She brings with her the knowledge and delivery of a successful sales strategy, as well as her achievements in strong show brand direction. In addition, her strong results-oriented and analytical leadership skills are anticipated to create exceptional, customer-oriented events, while effectively executing revenue goals. 

"I am thrilled to welcome Alli Johnson to the WWIN team. Her extensive experience in the apparel industry and extreme customer focus will help shape the future of the event, which will be especially important as we move into Caesars Forum in August 2020," says Desiree Hanson.

The next edition of WWIN, February 3-6, 2020, will be the last edition held at the Rio Convention Center, before the big move to Caesars Forum in August 2020. 

The first edition at Caesars Forum will welcome an expanded show floor, enhanced educational track,  continued hospitality and the debut of a brand new co-locating show, ADORN, featuring a versatile selection of fashion accessories and jewelry. Building upon WWIN’s reputation as a fabulous hunting ground for women’s accessories, ADORN will bring together best-selling and unique designs from leading brands, emerging artists and vendors from around the world.

For more information, visit www.wwinshow.com

 
ABOUT CLARION
Founded in 1995, Urban Expositions, now operating as Clarion UX and owned by Clarion Events, produces and manages a portfolio of 36 trade and consumer events, serving a range of industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Apparel, Art, Auto, Fire and Rescue, Foodservice, Specialty Retail, Gaming, Power & Energy, and Enthusiast Lifestyle, with offices in Kennesaw, GA, Trumbull, CT, Portland, OR, and Boca Raton, FL. www.clarionux.com
 
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