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.
Jackie Hake - Chapter President
Katherine Frank Creative
Display Supply & Lighting
Nichols Display Group
THE 2019 BOARD
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 Those Who Volunteer Their Time.
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Our Industry Lost a Friend
Edward John Rosenow
1970 - 2019
Ed was a 1988 graduate of DeKalb High School and graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture from Northern Illinois University. Ed was truly the creative one of the family from a young age which included construction work and his love of Frank Lloyd Wright. Ed most recently worked at Derse, Inc. as a project manager for more than 10 years. Read More.
THE EDPA MIDWEST'S RICK PIERSON WAS AWARDED AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR AT ACCESS
Every year EDPA National hosts an awards ceremony at their President's Gala at EDPA Access. This year we traveled to Naples, Florida for 3 days of fun and education. We are so proud of our long time board member and friend, Rick Pierson. The Ambassador Award acknowledges an EDPA member who has made an outstanding contribution to our organization and the industry.
The EDPA Midwest Welcomes Our Newest Board Member, Marissa Hohner
Marissa is the Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Katherine Frank Creative where she specializes in managing business partnerships to increase market share and achieve sales growth. She has served on the charity bowling event committee for the past 2 years and is looking forward to serving on the Board.