Free Trade Show and Event Marketing Seminar

Posted on May 24, 2011 By

In preparation for the July 21, 2001, Lakewood Regional business-to-business Expo showcasing businesses from Ocean and Monmouth counties, the Lakewood Development Corporation (LDC) and the UEZ are sponsoring a free seminar, featuring tips and “trade” secrets for exhibiting at trade shows.

At a trade show or expo, an exhibitor has about seven seconds to capture the interest of those passing his or her booth. Learn how to increase traffic to one’s booth, properly choose exhibit space, and get the best follow-up results, among other tips, at “Trade Showmanship and Event Marketing,” a free business encouragement seminar sponsored by The Lakewood Development Corporation/ UEZ, Monday, June 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Conference Room C, in the Lakewood Municipal Building, 231 Third Street, Lakewood. To register online, visit or call 732-364-2500 Ext 5260.

 To find out about UEZ programs and free seminars, call Joan Wilkes at 732-364-2500 x5256 or All businesses are welcome whether or not they are participating in a UEZ program.

About the UEZ:  The Urban Enterprise Zone program was designed to foster economic growth to revitalize and stimulate designated urban communities.  The program encourages businesses to create private-sector jobs though public and private investment. More than 8,000 businesses throughout the state and more than 480 businesses in Lakewood benefit from tax and financial incentives. Personnel from the Lakewood UEZ are available to discuss program eligibility and answer questions.