Kenneth Andres Joins the Surf Expo Sales Team
San Juan Capistrano, CA – February 13, 2017 – Surf Expo, the largest and longest running boardsports, paddle and beach/resort lifestyle tradeshow in the world, is pleased to announce Kenneth Andres as Sales Manager for the SUP, Wake, Wind, Kayak & Canoe sections of the show.
Andres brings more than 16 years of industry experience and a deep background in B2B sales, tradeshow management and association management which will be an asset to the show and his role.
Roy Turner, Surf Expo SVP and Show Director, notes, “In this role, Kenneth will be a strategic partner with the associations who represent the industries we serve and will ensure that Surf Expo meets and exceeds their needs, and ultimately build upon the value that Surf Expo delivers to retail buyers and the industry.”
Prior to joining the Surf Expo team, Andres was Trade Show Director for ICAST, produced by The American Sportfishing Association (ASA).
“I’m a lifelong outdoorsman, with a passion for being in and on the water, whether it’s on a SUP, canoe, kayak, or power boat. I look forward to working with brands who share these passions and building upon the strong marketplace that Surf Expo has celebrated for more than 40 years,” said Andres.
About Surf Expo
Surf Expo is the global watersports and beach lifestyle tradeshow. Produced in January and September each year, the shows draw buyers from specialty stores, major resorts, cruise lines and beach rental companies from across the U.S., and 71 countries. Surf Expo features approximately 2,500 booths of apparel and hard goods and a full line-up of special events, demos, fashion shows, and annual award ceremonies. The 2013 shows were named among Trade Show Executive's Fastest 50 for growth in attendance, number of exhibitors and net square footage in addition to being named The Fastest Growing Tradeshow for Attendance by TSNN. For more information visit www.surfexpo.com. All shows are open to trade only.