Top Trade Shows of 2019, Part 1

Industry experts advise that you should start planning your trade show appearance six months in advance, but if you don’t know which show to attend, that can be a difficult task. If you’re looking for some inspiration on which trade show to join, look no further than our list of the top trade shows of

Small Business Saturday with Qwickly (Part 1)

In part one of this edition of Small Business Saturday, we talked with Matt Hadgis, president and CTO of Qwickly, Inc. Qwickly develops attendance, class interaction and cloud storage solutions for a variety of learning management systems, such as Blackboard Learn. Qwickly’s most recent purchase from us was a set of retractable backdrops that they used

The Meanings of Boat Flags

If you’ve ever been down to your local dock, you’ve probably seen that all the boat flags hanging from the flagpoles of each boat. What’s the point? Here’s a hint: they’re not just for decoration. Instead, most of the boat flags you see are actually nautical flags – a system of flags used to convey

Planning a Trade Show Checklist

Breezing past your deadlines with time to spare depends on having a great trade show checklist. Many companies nail the logistical part of the checklist, but let their marketing lag behind. When they start playing catch-up, they end up being flooded with deadlines. So how do you stop the inevitable rush of deadlines? First and

Trade Show Recap: PA Flavor

This past weekend, we went to PA Flavor to see what was what in the world of distilleries, breweries and beer. Dubbed “the ultimate beer & food pairing,” this Harrisburg beer fest is the place to be if you want to know the up-and-comers in the industry. Beer, wine and booze – oh my! There