IDTechEx Recruits Event VP Expanding Presence in North America

IDTechEx Recruits Event VP Expanding Presence in North America
IDTechEx, the analyst and events firm covering emerging technologies, announces the expansion of its North American office with the hiring of Mary Ellen Guerrlich as VP Business Development, Events.
"Mary Ellen brings to IDTechEx over 20 years' exhibition and event experience" says Christine Clare, Exhibition Director at IDTechEx. "We are delighted to have her lead our global exhibition sales team."
Most recently at Reed Exhibitions, Mary Ellen was responsible for 14 international events in 7 industries within 10 international markets. She won the 100% club award for achieving over 100% of her portfolio target 16 times and won Sales Person of the year on four occasions.
IDTechEx hosts one of the world's fastest growing events on emerging technologies, with attendance increasing by over 15%. The IDTechEx Show! event uniquely brings together end users seeking solutions to problems, or with a need to differentiate, with the hottest emerging technologies. The event is devised by analysts, removing the hype and covering the true opportunity.
"We are thrilled to have Mary Ellen - an event 'rock star' - at IDTechEx to contribute to our event growth, especially with her focus on customer service and creating a great event experience which is one of the most important ways we differentiate our events" states Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx.
Mary Ellen Guerrlich reports, "The IDTechEx team have created a strong, rapidly growing event brand which I'm delighted to be a part of."
The IDTechEx Show! connects emerging technologies with global brands and presents the latest emerging technologies at one event. If features nine concurrent conference tracks and a single exhibition covering 3D Printing, Electric Vehicles, Energy Harvesting, Energy Storage, Graphene, Internet of Things, Printed Electronics, Sensors & Wearable Technology.
Over 3,000 attendees and 200 exhibitors will attend the next IDTechEx Show! in Berlin on 10 & 11 May, 2017. The following IDTechEx Show! will be in Santa Clara, CA on November 15-16 2017. This is the largest event on emerging technologies in the world with an anticipated 3,500 attendees, 225 exhibitors and 250 speakers. For further information visit
About IDTechEx
IDTechEx holds the world's leading events on emerging technologies. Events are organized by analysts who structure the conference program to cover the most pressing topics, with insights on emerging technologies from potential users without the hype. Learn more at