London-based exhibition organiser Tarsus Group (Tarsus) and Fern Exposition Services, LLC (Fern), one of the largest exhibition contractors in North America, have announced an agreement for Fern to provide trade show services for more than a dozen Tarsus events produced annually through 2025 In North America. The agreement also includes an option to add future events during the term of the agreement.
“We look forward to partnering with Fern and having them provide our exhibitors and key event stakeholders the customer-focused and personalised service which Fern is known for,” said Brian Howell, VP of operations, Tarsus. “After a comprehensive RFP and presentation process, Fern offered solutions that would not only meet our expectations in the areas of service, creativity, and pricing, but would hopefully exceed them.”
“We are pleased and excited with Tarsus’ decision and confidence in Fern, led by senior national sales manager Angi Van Berg, to enter into an agreement where we service several of their flagship events. We look forward to helping them grow their business while creating exceptional trade show experiences for their exhibitors for many years to come,” said Aaron Bludworth, Fern’s president & CEO.
Tarsus’ OFFPRICE show for the fashion wholesale market runs biannually in Las Vegas, and the next edition will run 11-14 February at Venetian Expo in Las Vegas. A4M’s Annual World Congress – Longevity Fest 2022 – ran 9-11 December, also at Venetian Expo.
Fern is among the top three face-to-face event service providers in North America, serving more than 1,400 events annually, including many top 100 shows and dozens of Fortune 500 companies.