Marketing Opportunities

After you've secured your booth space for the PSP Expo, you may be wondering what's next? Here's a list of methods that are easy to implement and will help spread the word about your presence at this year’s PSP Expo.

By creating and following a trade show strategy prior to the show, you can generate tremendous ROI by securing a wealth of new business leads. 

E-COMMUNICATIONS

Attendee Invitation - Feathr

Request a customized attendee invitation from Show Management that includes your company name and booth number. Ask your staff, strategic partners, distributors and international agents to distribute the invitation to clients and prospects on your company's behalf. Contact Troy Burton.

E-blast Invite

Send an e-blast to your customers and prospects that contain your booth number, floor plan link, products, and services you will be showing, and/or any show specials or new product announcements.

E-blast Contests

Send an email that contains an offer for a contest that awards the winners with various prizes – gift card, iPad, discount on your product, etc.

Email Signature

Add your booth number under your email signature with a link to your customized registration link.

Email Signature Button

Add a registration button under your email signature to encourage your customers to register for the show; the link that should be embedded behind the banner will be provided in September.

Brochure

Send a link to the attendee brochure to your customers. Attendee brochure will be available in June 2019.

Faxes

If you use fax cover sheets, add a blurb about your booth and booth number.

ADVERTISING

Advertisement

Purchase an ad in a trade publication that promotes your booth and link to registration.

Show Program Ad

Purchase an ad in the Show Program that promotes your booth. 

>> View Sponsorship Opportunities

DIRECT MAIL

Invitation

Send a personal invitation to your customers and prospects about your booth. Keep it brief, but include your booth number and it would benefit them to come see you. Use the PDF provided in your marketing toolkit.

Postcard

Create a postcard to mail to your customers and prospects about your booth.

Envelopes

Print or stamp a message about your booth on your company envelopes.

Invoices

Include booth number and information in communications you are already sending, such as invoices to customers.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook

Add numerous status updates on your company’s Facebook page promoting your booth. Engage your followers with info about your booth by posting on the PSP Expo Facebook Page. 

>> View Sample Social Media Posts

Twitter

Promote your booth by making numerous tweets on your company’s Twitter page. Be sure to tag @PoolSpaPatio in your tweets.

>> View Sample Social Media Posts

LinkedIn

Add a discussion on the PSP Expo group, telling alumni attendees what they can expect from your company by attending the 2019 exposition.

>> View LinkedIn Group

Blog

Start a blog for your company and write about exhibiting at the show.

MEDIA RELATIONS

Press Release

Write a press release about exhibiting at the show. Send this to local media agencies, your industry trade media contacts, your customers, and your prospects. Include your custom link to the event.

Press Kit

Create an electronic press kit that includes company information, product photos, press releases, and/or marketing collateral. Also, drop off hard copies of the press kit at the Press Room, while at the show.

Press Clips

Monitor the trade media to see if your company got any press; if so, email the articles to your customers and prospects.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Special Events

Generate on-site buzz by hosting a special event at the show.

Live Demonstrations

Host a demonstration on the show floor.

TELEMARKETING

Hold Message

Mention exhibiting at the show and your booth number in your telephone on-hold message.

Phone Calls

Call your best clients and prospects to personally invite them to the show and your booth.

DIGITAL

Sponsorships

Various digital opportunities are available for purchase.

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MISCELLANEOUS

Coupon

Provide attendees a coupon that can be turned in at your booth for a free gift/promotional giveaway. Consider providing a premium gift targeted to your best customers or best potential prospects.

Discounts

For those who attend the show, provide special show pricing that will not be available at your business the following week.

Lead Retrieval

Send all the attendees who stopped by your booth an email AND a letter after the show to thank them for attending.

Photographer / Videographer

Oscar Einzig, the official photographer/videographer for the show, offers a variety of cost-effective imaging services that allows your company to obtain maximum exposure pre-show, on site and post show. The result is a simple and effective way to extend the sales cycle long after the show has ended. The services enhance your marketing and sales efforts by creating compelling images about your product or service resulting in more customers and additional revenue to your company. Products can be delivered on show site, or within days after the event which allow your post show marketing and sales efforts to start immediately, continuing the momentum generated at the show. A custom imaging program that meets your marketing/sales objectives can also be provided. Please refer to the order form in the Exhibitor Service Manual (ESM); contact Oscar Einzig at 800.638.0056.