Monthly Archives: April 2016

Flashback Friday! NRA!

With the NRA coming up next month I thought it was appropriate to post a picture from a couple years ago. NRA was always one of my favorite trade shows to work. The hours are shorter, the convention center is full of food and anything you ever wanted to eat or drink, there are tons

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Chicago Trade Shows – June 2016

Chicago has been pretty slow when it comes to trade shows the past couple of months. June is going to be extremely busy with trade shows and outdoor events, it’s festival season! Here is a look at what conventions will be taking place in the Windy City next month. McCormick Place American Society Of Clinical

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The Best Self Tanners for Any Promotional Model

Well, it is finally warm in Chicago, 75 degrees! I am working outside and realized that I haven’t seen the sun in months and am the color of a ghost. I am very careful about wearing sunscreen but lets be honest, we all feel better tan. With this said I thought I should discover the

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Why Have Promotional Models Changed the Past 10 Years?

I started working in this industry when I turned 18. I started as a promotional model for Miller Lite and other liquor brands. From on premise samplings I headed into special events, trade shows, and other promotions. When I started I worked with smart girls, most had marketing backgrounds. They were pretty and always showed

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ITW 2016 – Chicago

ITW is coming back to Chicago and will take place next month. There will be close to 2,000 exhibitors from over 140 countries and around 7,000 attendees. This is the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community. This is the 9th year for this convention and it just keeps getting better. If you need

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California Trade Shows – May 2016

California is usually a really busy state for trade shows but it seems like May is going to be on the slower side. The good thing about California is that the weather is always great so there are tons of outdoor events and promotions. Here is a look at trade shows coming to the West

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Promotional Model Problems – Missing Payment

I’m not sure if every staffing agency pays attention to the casting pages on social media but the team at Pink Avenue Models does. I don’t go out of my way everyday to spy on other agencies but I am aware of who is casting for what event. I also notice all of the complaints

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Las Vegas Trade Shows – May 2016

Las Vegas is usually one of the busiest cities when it comes to hosting trade shows. Next month is much slower than normal. We are hoping to have a bunch of promotions and other events to keep the Vegas promotional models busy. Here is a look at conventions taking place in Las Vegas next month.

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