JON GORDON TO KEYNOTE THE JPMA BABY SHOW

MT. LAUREL, NJ - February 20, 2017 - Jon Gordon, Wall Street Journal best-selling author will be the keynote presenter at the inaugural JPMA Baby Show, a JPMA and Family Media Event. Gordon’s thought provoking session will focus on overcoming obstacles and bringing out the best in teams. It will take place on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Marriott Anaheim prior to the opening of the trade show.

Jon Gordon is the author of numerous books including The Energy Bus, Soup, The No Complaining Rule, Training Camp, and The Carpenter. Known for his high energy and positivity, Jon’s books and talks have inspired readers and audiences around the world. His principles have been put to the test by numerous NFL, NBA, MLB coaches and teams, Fortune 500 companies, school districts, hospitals and non-profits. In addition, Jon and his tips have been featured on The Today Show, CNN, Fox and Friends and in numerous magazines and newspapers. He and his training/consulting company are passionate about developing positive leaders, organizations and teams.

“We are thrilled to have a speaker of Jon’s caliber as our keynote presenter,” says Kelly Mariotti, JPMA executive director. He will bring a new level of insight, inspiration, and energy to our already vibrant industry. I’m looking forward to being inspired by his presentation.”

Gordon’s presentation will be part of the conference programming at the JPMA Baby Show, a JPMA and Family Media event, that will brings the juvenile products industry together for North America’s only trade event that combines conference, trade show, and consumer day programming under one roof at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Held from May 9-13, 2017, the JPMA Baby Show will host 300,000 sq. ft. of curated floor space featuring leading manufacturers in sleep and furniture, mobility, feeding, child restraint systems, health and safety, gear, and soft goods. The JPMA Baby Show provides a big-tent forum to discuss relevant safety issues; to educate the industry; to connect with consumers and to provide a modern showcase to launch and sell new products.  

For more information about the JPMA Baby Show including how to obtain a media pass, visit www.JPMABabyShow.org.

About The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) 
The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) is a national trade organization of over 200 companies in the United States, Canada and Mexico. JPMA exists to advance the interests, growth and well-being of North American prenatal to preschool product manufacturers, importers and distributors marketing under their own brands to consumers. It does so through advocacy, public relations, information sharing, product performance certification and business development assistance conducted with appreciation for the needs of parents, children and retailers. Each year, JPMA sponsors Baby Safety Month in September to educate parents and caregivers on the importance of the safe use and selection of juvenile products. For more about JPMA please visit www.JPMA.org.

About Family Media, LLC.
Family Media produces the largest consumer show for new and expectant families in the country – the New York Baby Show.  2016 marks expansion to California and the first annual LA Baby Show held November 5-6.  Lead by New York Family Magazine and NewYorkFamily.com, Family Media reaches over 120,000 families per month through print magazines, online platforms, and local community events including the New York Family Camp Fair Series and education recognition awards. More information is available at www.NewYorkFamily.com.           

                                                         

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Media Contact: Lauren Schoener-Gaynor, lgaynor@jpma.org, 856.380.6878  

Sales Contact: John Hurley (Family Media, LLC), john@thebabyshowseries.com, 212-268-3086

 

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