IAFE Contest Marathon

IAFE Contest Marathon


Date and Time

February 15, 2023 – 10:00 am – 6:00pm CST



FREE for IAFE Members


Presented by:

IAFE 2022 Contest Winners

About the CyberSeminar: IAFE Contest Marathon

The IAFE Contest Marathon is a day-long, virtual experience. 2022 IAFE contest winners will present their winning entries. Each session is 30 minutes long with a variety of topics from the Agriculture, Hall of Honor Communications, Non-Fair Facility Usage, Competitive Exhibits and Innovation in Sponsorship. So, join us all day or login for the discussions that interest you. A perfect event to IGNITE new ideas!

February 15, 2023
10:00AM-10:20AMEileen Walsh GrzeniaWalworth County Fair, WIBee Happy! Use of Fair Theme Throughout Competitive Exhibits
10:30AM-10:50AMAndrea WiesenmeyerJerome County Fair & Rodeo, IDWhen Trash Becomes Treasure!
11:00AM-11:20AMEmily WynnIowa State FairTelling the Story of Food – The Kitchen
11:30AM-11:50AMShanna HaugerBenton Franklin Fair & RodeoBy The Numbers – Giving back to the community
12:00PM-12:20PMAmanda HartmanBig Sky Country State Fair, MTCapital Improvement Plan and Execution
12:30PM-12:50PMKathy AllenSouth Carolina State FairFair Marketing Campaign “To the Fair and Beyond”
1:00PM-1:20PMTammie BrowningSevier County Fair, TNChristmas Exhibit Display Method
1:30PM-1:50PMjill AlbaneseWisconsin State FairYES, Youth Exhibit Search
2:00PM-2:20PMAmanda GriesheimerWashington Town & Country FairOut of the Box Marketing – Tag Along with our Queen Contestants with our Blog!
2:30PM-2:50PMShanda MastersonNorth Idaho State FairFacility Partnerships with a Major Impact
3:00PM-3:20PMMichelle BartlettDouglas County Fair & Rodeo, COSouvenirs and Commemorative Item – Farm to Table Plantable (Wildflower) Wristband
3:30PM-3:50PMMichaela LieblAnoka County Fair, MNSoap & Water Go Hand in Hand – Facility Beautification
4:00PM-4:20PMCheryl BurnsideWilliamson County FairTractor Supply Company-welcome to AGVenture Village
4:30PM-4:50PMJason BrockshusClay County Fair, IAFFA Day
5:00PM-5:20PMTom BarnesMighty Howard County Fair, IA4-H/FFA Swine Production Program & Dairy Heifer Program
5:30PM-5:50PMShari BazydolaWilson County-Tennessee State FairSponsor Exposure of the Tennessee Lottery