New show director revealed for Licensing International

Samantha Loveday

By Samantha Loveday

May 14th 2009 at 10:52AM
New show director revealed for Licensing International

Liz Crawford to take on the role for Advanstar flagship show.

Advanstar Communications has revealed a new show director for Licensing International expo.

Liz Crawford will immediately take on the role. She previously served as group director for Questex Media, overseeing the Home Entertainment expos, International Hotel Investment Forum, HotelWorld and the Russia Hotel Investment Conference.

Crawford has more than 24 years of experience in the B2B trade show industry.

"We're excited to have Liz on board," said Georgiann DeCenzo, executive VP of Advanstar Communications. "I've known her for 11 years, She's a savvy veteran. Wide-ranging experience with conventions across the world and a close familiarity with the licensing industry make Liz an ideal show director for Licensing International Expo."