Press Releases

Press Releases

Official Announcements and News Releases from International Association of Fairs and Expos

Award Photos Convention Photos 2024 Convention

Five Industry Professionals Receive IAFE Certified Fair Executive Designation

April 30, 2024

2023 IAFE Convention and Trade Show Deemed Success

December 12, 2023

Marla Calico, CFE, President and CEO of the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE), Announces Retirement Effective December 31, 2024

November 29, 2023

Jo Reynolds, CFE, IFMG, Warren County Agricultural Association (IA), Elected 2024 IAFE Board Chair

November 29, 2023

Ray Allison, CFE, Indiana State Fair, Elected as IAFE Second Vice Chair

November 29, 2023

Bryan Schulz, CFE, Kansas State Fair, Elected as IAFE Zone 5 Director

November 29, 2023

Kady Porterfield, CFE, IFMG, Kittitas County Fair (WA), Elected as IAFE Zone 8 Director

November 29, 2023

Andy Deggeller, Deggeller Attractions, Elected as IAFE Director At Large Representing Associate Members

November 29, 2023

Twelve Individuals Throughout the United States and Canada Have Become Certified in Facilities Management

November 29, 2023

26 Individuals Recognized as Graduates of the IAFE Institute of Fair Management

November 29, 2023

Virgil Strickler, CFE, Ohio State Fair, Inducted into the IAFE Hall of Fame

November 28, 2023

Alicia Shoults, CFE, Ohio State Fair, Honored with Rising Star Award

November 28, 2023

November 28, 2023

November 28, 2023

Tom Barnes, Association of Iowa Fairs, Honored with IAFE Top Recruiter Award

November 28, 2023

Roylene Crawford, CVFM, IFMG, Kittitas County Fair (WA), Honored with Heritage Award

November 28, 2023

Don Merkens, Norman County Fair (MN), Honored with Heritage Award

November 28, 2023

Linda Rider, North Idaho State Fair, Honored with Heritage Award

November 28, 2023

Edward Rossley, Delaware Valley Agricultural Society (NY), Honored with Heritage Award

November 28, 2023

Ellen Sietmann, CFE, DuPage County Fair (IL), Honored with Heritage Award

November 28, 2023

IAFE Contest Virtual Award Show Recognized Excellence Within Fair Industry

November 16, 2023

Andrea Simeone Joins the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) as Marketing Development Coordinator

November 13, 2023