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OUR MISSION:

We are the Midwest chapter of the Experiential Designers Producers Association. We are a Non Profit organization whose mission is to advance the interests of members engaged in the design, production, and service of exhibits, events and experiential environments. The success and integrity of our industry will be enhanced through advocacy, communication, education and good works.

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PLEASE JOIN US AT A FUTURE EVENT!

All Dates and Topics Are Subject to Change...

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May 30, 2024 4:00pm-7:00pm
Driftwood Grille
17W648 W 22nd St, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Enjoy cocktails, appetizers, and networking with your industry friends and colleagues coming up on Thursday, May 30th at Driftwood Grille!

Registration is not required, but will help us with a rough headcount - Register here

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June 12, 2024 6:30pm-10:30pm
Schaumburg Boomers Baseball

Wintrust Field, 1999 S Springinsguth Rd, Schaumburg, IL

 

Have a ball with the EDPA Midwest at the Schaumburg Boomers game! Limited space available in the reserved suite. Soda, beer, cocktails, and food options available for purchase individually with server. The Jim Beam Club is accessible from the suite. - Register here

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21st Annual Chicago Randy Charity Golf Outing
21st Annual Chicago Randy Charity Golf Outing
Whether you're a competitive golfer, just enjoy playing the game, or want to catch up with your colleagues on the course, this event has plenty of fun options for you. More information is available on the website: https://chicagorandygolf.wixsite.com/home
When
Jul 29, 2024, 11:00 AM CDT
Where
Itasca,
400 E Orchard St, Itasca, IL 60143, USA

What’s Buzzing in the Industry

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EDPA MIDWEST WINS "LARGE CHAPTER OF THE YEAR" ACCESS 2023 AWARD

The EDPA Midwest Chapter was awarded the EDPA Large Chapter of the Year at the 2023 ACCESS event 🏆🤩 Thank you to the EDPA National committees and foundation along with this year’s judges. Congrats to all of the chapters on our collective contributions. Together, we have advanced networking, good works, and advocacy efforts across the live-event industry 👏🏼

View our submission video here.

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TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A MORE SUSTAINABLE FUTURE. LET US RECYCLE YOUR SCRAP

EDPA has launched a new recycling program for our industry to take advantage of. After collection, your scrap and waste is recycled and repurposed into high quality raw materials used in the production of beautiful, long-lasting,
sustainable products.

Email Mike Sherrod Mike.Sherrod@AzekCo.com

 

Click here to learn more!

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TRAILBLAZER SERIES

We asked industry legends and trailblazers, Pat Friedlander and Cathy Kolf for their advice and insight on the industry.

Click here to read more!

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Through the contributions of our board members, we are able to carry out the mission of the EDPA Midwest year after year.

Thank You to the Midwest Chapter Board Members Who Volunteer Their Time...

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Marissa Hohner - Chapter President

Good Time Creative

marissa@goodtimecreative.com

Shane Drummond - Treasurer 

Display Supply & Lighting
sdrummond@dslgroup.com

Kevin Fett - President Emeritus
Ion Exhibits
Kevin.Fett@IonExhibits.com

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Jackie Hake - President Emeritus

Lighthouse Exhibits

Jackie@LighthouseExhibits.com

Leticia Leigh - Secretary

Aria AV Rentals

leticia@ariaav.com

Joe Martillaro

Superior Logistics

joe@shipsuperior.com

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Alec Pierson

Brumark

apierson@brumark.com

Rick Pierson

Brumark

Rick@Brumark.com

Courtney Soice - Vice President

Hamilton

csoice@hamilton-ex.com

THE 2023 BOARD

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OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

The EDPA Midwest is Proudly Sponsored by the following companies:

PLATINUM SPONSORS

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CEP
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SILVER SPONSORS

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CONTACT THE EDPA MIDWEST CHAPTER

1202 75th Street #103

Downers Grove, IL 60516
USA

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