May 21-24, 2017 Javits Center, NYC
Stationery, Distinctive gifts & creative pursuits

Press Release


NATIONAL STATIONERY SHOW® APPOINTS THE WRITE CONCEPTS AS AGENCY OF RECORD 2016 Marks 70th Anniversary of Show’s Debut in New York City


White Plains, NY, October 21, 2015…The Write Concepts, a marketing and public relations firm based in southwest Chicago has been named agency of record for the 70th annual National Stationery Show (NSS), which takes place from May 15-18, 2016 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City.

The Write Concepts possesses more than 20 years’ experience representing various industry trade shows such as The International Home + Housewares Show®, the National Hardware Show, the New York Restaurant Show, Interphex, and many more. The Write Concepts will serve as the primary contact for all media-related inquiries.

“We are delighted to be working with The Write Concepts,” said Patti Stracher, vice president and show director. “The agency’s impressive results in working with both trade and consumer media will benefit our exhibitors and position their brands for maximum visibility before, during and after the May show,” Stracher said.

“The National Stationery Show is unmatched in its offerings of greeting cards, specialty paper goods and unique and distinctive gifts,” said Dianna Smoljan, president, The Write Concepts. “We look forward to furthering the goals and mission of the NSS in celebrating this upcoming, historic year.”

For media inquiries, contact:

Dianna Smoljan
The Write Concepts
708-945-7405
dsmoljan@comcast.net

Christie Hester
The Write Concepts
708-268-9222
chris@christiehester.com

About the National Stationery Show
The National Stationery Show is North America’s most comprehensive source for greeting cards, social stationery, complementary lifestyle products and resources for creative pursuits, taking place annually at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The Show, which will celebrate its 70th anniversary in 2016, features nearly 800 exhibiting companies. It attracts some 10,000+ buyers and industry professionals worldwide from stationery, card and gift shops; bookstores; bridal shops; party stores; department, chain and specialty stores; large chains and “big box” mass retailers; online retailers and mail order catalogs; as well as special event planners, corporate marketers, importers and distributors. The Show also presents high caliber educational content, industry events, and networking opportunities throughout the market week, and is co-located with SURTEX, the premier event for sourcing original art and design, and ICFF®. For additional information and registration, visit www.nationalstationeryshow.com.

About The Write Concepts
The Write Concepts is a full-service public relations and marketing agency serving both profit and non-profit organizations for more than 25 years. The agency provides branding, strategic planning, marketing integration, media relations support to a variety of organizations, helping them further their business objectives.

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