The eNewsletter specifically for exhibitors of the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting.

April Exhibitor eNewsletter 

eNewsletter Highlights:

Company Directory Listing
The deadline is fast approaching to complete your company directory listing for publication in the printed Final Program. Make sure to log on by Friday, April 18 to complete or update your company information.

Online Press Room
Business Wire offers exhibitors and presenting companies several communications and measurement tools to maximize your public relations efforts at the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting including News Release Distribution, an Online Press Kit, and a free 100-word Exhibitor Profile. With every English-language press release, you’ll receive a NUVI social media monitoring report. This detailed report will help you track and understand the social media activity that occurs as a result of your press release. Please see the Exhibitor Marketing Kit for more information.

Marketing & Advertising Opportunity Highlights
Marketing and Industry Support Opportunities are still available to help you maximize your investment and stand out in the crowd!

  • Time is running out to reserve an Innovation Theater Presentation and still be included in the Final Program!
  • Limited space is still available for the Preregistration Email Blast. Connect with meeting participants before you arrive in San Diego through a customizable email blast to our registered participants.

For additional information on the above opportunities and more, contact Craig Baker (+1.703.679.3942 | or Michele LaFrance (+1.703.679.3951 |

Advertise in the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting Show Daily – the only authorized Show Daily at the Annual Meeting – distributed to all 7,000+ participants at the meeting. Deadlines for reservations and materials are June 10 (for Issue 1) and June 15 (for issues 2-4). For more details see the Annual Meeting Advertising Guide or contact Michael Boucher (+1.267.419.8735 |

Drink Tickets
Pre-purchase drink tickets for the Monday Opening Reception & DIA’s 50th Anniversary Celebration. Offering complimentary drink tickets to your clients and prospects is a great way to increase exposure from your booth! Tickets will be produced by the SDCC Catering Department. For more information or to place your order, please see the Drink Ticket Order Form.

Exhibit Logistics Webinar | March 18
Did you miss the live logistics webinar last month? Never fear, we recorded it and put it up on the Exhibitor Resource Center for easy access anytime! View the webinar with audio or just download the slide PDFs for review.

Speaker Promotion on the DIA YouTube Channel
Is anyone from your organization presenting at this year’s Annual Meeting? If so, you are invited to promote your speaker’s presentation virally through video. Record a 30-60 second video from your smartphone and we’ll upload it to the DIA YouTube Channel. Be Sure to Reference:

  • Date and time of your offering
  • What attendees can expect to learn
  • Why your topic is important
  • Take a moment to wish DIA a “Happy 50th Anniversary”

Submissions received by Monday, April 21 will be entered to win a $100 Amex Gift Card. Files can be uploaded to an FTP site such as Dropbox. When submitting, please sure to email specifics on how to access your video to

External Events & Meetings
Are you planning a client event during the Annual Meeting? Do you need a hotel suite to hold a meeting? If you’re looking for space close to the San Diego Convention Center, the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina is filling up quickly, so don’t delay! Make sure to complete the Event and Meeting Space Application Form to receive DIA approval.

Upcoming Deadlines

Past Exhibitor eNewsletters:

Kind regards,

Jeff Korn, Exhibits Associate

Shannon Lewis, Exhibits Associate

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