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Press Releases

08/17/2017

ATLANTA – Shepard is pleased to announce its recent hire of Kevin Felton as General Manager of their Los Angeles branch. In this role, Kevin will oversee all operational and production functions of this full-service facility.

“This is an exciting new chapter in my career—one I’ve been working towards for a long time. Having worked in the industry for the past twelve years, I’ve grown familiar with Shepard and its culture, so when the opportunity presented itself, I was confident it was a great move for me,” said Felton.

Felton joins Shepard with over 30 years of operational management, most recently serving as Director of Operations for a large, global event production company. Before that, Felton held positions as Director of Western Operations at Elliott Power systems and G...

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05/18/2017

Atlanta, GA – Shepard, a leading trade show and event services provider, launched two digital exhibitor planning tools in the first quarter:

 

Queue-Up – a waitlist tool for Personally Owned Vehicle (POV) exhibitors
Poster Pro – a turnkey platform for poster presentation areas

 

Both designed and built in-house, these tools enrich the exhibitor experience through easy to use platforms that provide efficiency and flexibility.

 

Queue-Up allows POV exhibitors the ability to check-in via an online tool and virtually monitor their place in line. Once checked-in, Shepard provides real-time updates to the orga...

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05/16/2017

Atlanta, GA – Shepard kicks-off a volunteer initiative, May Day, with more than 100 associates from five branches, nationwide—Atlanta, Baltimore, DC, Las Vegas, and Orlando — engaging in a series of diverse volunteer projects that directly benefit their local communities.

May Day is part of Shepard’s GO—Giving Outwardly—program, the company’s philanthropic program that extends the personal contributions of Shepard Associates by enlisting the support of their families, friends and industry peers in a mission of community service. The May Day initiative encourages volunteerism through a hands-on service project outside of the office during regular working hours. Every associate is given the opportunity to participate in lieu of coming into work.

“May Day g...

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01/04/2017

Atlanta, GA – January 4, 2017 – The new year brings new leadership changes to the Shepard team. As of January 1, 2017, Frank Villamar is the new Chief Financial Officer, and Steve Margos has been promoted to Vice President of West Coast Operations. Villamar and Margos are seasoned professionals and exemplars of Shepard’s commitment to Blue Diamond service.

 

Frank Villamar brings a wealth of experience to Shepard, having most recently served as CFO at Turnberry Innovations. Villamar joined Shepard in November to become fully integrated prior to Steve Basch’s official transition to CEO, also effective January 1, 2017. “Having gotten to work closely with Frank over the past few months, I know he is a great addition to the Shepard team,” said Steve Basch, former CF...

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