Meet the Team

Meet Lisa Berry (Glosson), your
Vice President of Gift & Souvenir!

Lisa has been with Clarion Events for 18 years and has received numerous awards and industry recognition for her dedication and commitment to excellence. For Lisa, teamwork is everything. She works closely with each member of her respective teams to expand and enhance all the Clarion Shows! Lisa lives in Georgia with her husband, Jason and their little feisty Chihuahua, Pepi!

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Meet April Holinek, your
Show Director!

April Holinek has been working at Clarion for 8 years. She is the show director of the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show and the Philadelphia Gift Show. She is a brand 2 to 2 children, who are her pride and joys! In her free time, she spends time with her family and traveling to the beach. She also loves flamingos. April is always willing to help!

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Jhana Jordan

Meet Jhana Jordan, your
Key Accounts Manager!

Jhana Jordan is Global Key Account Manager for Clarion Events. In this role, she works to cultivate relationships with retailers and exhibitors across the nation to secure their attendance at a number of Clarion shows. Jhana works on the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show, Philadelphia Gift Show, Smoky Mountain Gift Show, and The Gathering East & West. With more than 50 years of experience in the souvenir resort, gift, home and trade show industries, Jhana has also held buyer relation posts with Western Exhibitors, DMG and GLM and Urban Expositions. Before moving into the trade show arena, Jhana was a sales representative for Pomegranate Communications, Inc. Jhana has built strong relationships with museums, handcrafted retailers, national parks and manufacturers with Made In America products. She has extensive knowledge and a strong reputation in the industry for having the contacts for sourcing a wide range of Made In America products.

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  Meet Marni Golden Vinci, your
Sales Manager!

Marni is the Show Manager for the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show as well as the Show Director for the Halloween & Party Expo. She has over 20 years in the events business and has been at Clarion Events for 4 years.  She prides herself on building strong relationships with her customers by understanding their needs and working consultatively with them to achieve their goals and success at our shows.  Marni lives in Connecticut with her husband, 2 children and her golden retriever Jack.

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David Gilfoyle

Meet David Gilfoyle, your 
Sales Manager!

David has the experience of being an exhibitor and sales rep for many years at trade shows all across the U.S. He can relate to exhibitors’ needs from this experience and the most important thing to him is to see their success. He is Sales Manager for the Las Vegas Souvenir Resort Show. He has been with Clarion Events/Urban since 2010 and prior to that with Western Exhibitors for many years. He lives in Northern CA with his beautiful wife Angie and is a “Girl Dad” to 3 lovely daughters

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Bill McNulty
Meet Bill McNulty, your 
Sales Manager!

Bill has worked in the wholesale/retail market for over 14 years as Publisher of Independent Retailer and Souvenir, Gift & Novelties magazines.  From those experiences, he has gained a deep understanding of the business from both the buyer and supplier sides.  Bill lives in Connecticut with his wife Donna, daughter Kayla and Cookie the Wonder Dog.  He spends his free time obsessing over the Chicago Cubs and Seton Hall Basketball.

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Meet Samantha Grimaldi, your 
Marketing Director!

Samantha is the Marketing Director for the Smoky Mountain Gift show as well as the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show and Halloween & Party Expo. She has been at Clarion/Urban for 6 years and loves to work with the team to ensure the events are delivering what you’re looking for. You can find her creating our plans to keep our exhibitors up to date on all they need to prepare for the show as helping buyers discover new and unique products. While she’s not working she loves traveling, watching Hallmark movies, and rooting for Villanova basketball.

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Nadira Ramatally

Meet Nadira Ramatally, your 
Senior Marketing Manager!

Nadira joined Clarion in 2020 and brings an extensive background in events marketing for the last 10 years. She has won awards including Penton's Choice Award, Folio's 30 under 30 and EXPO Magazine’s Rising Star Award. Nadira has a toddler to keep her very busy and enjoys crafting in her spare time. She is your main Marketing/PR contact person, so feel free to reach out to her with any questions you may have.

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