PMMI Podcast

Episode #127 - Unveiling PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2023: A Sneak Peek with Laura Thompson

Guest: Laura Thompson, Vice President, Trade Shows, PMMI

In this episode, we're joined by Laura Thompson, PMMI’s Vice President, Trade Shows, to give you an insider's look at what's in store for attendees and exhibitors at the upcoming PACK EXPO Las Vegas.

With less than a month to go, excitement is building for the largest PACK EXPO Las Vegas in the show's history. Thompson walks us through the latest innovations, must-see attractions, and timeless favorites that make PACK EXPO Las Vegas the ultimate industry showcase.

From cutting-edge technologies to hands-on demonstrations, she unveils the dynamic experiences awaiting you at the show. Tune in to discover the future of packaging and processing and get ready to be amazed by new exhibits that push the boundaries of innovation.

Whether you're a packaging pro or new to the scene, this episode is your guide to all things PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2023. Join us as we count down to the big event and explore the world of innovation, inspiration, and endless possibilities.

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Laura Thompson

Laura Thompson
Laura Thompson

Thompson began at PMMI as receptionist 20 years ago, fresh out of Baylor University. After brief stints in the Show and Global Marketing Departments, Thompson moved back to the Show Department managing the PMMI Pavilion and all show operations for the largest packaging and processing event in Latin America: EXPO PACK México. As Thompson’s role expanded to the overall management of the PACK EXPO portfolio of events, she was promoted to Director of Trade Show Operations and with the addition of PMMI’s contracting business PACK EXPO Services (PES), she was promoted to Senior Director, Expositions. In April 2019 Thompson was promoted to Vice President, Trade Shows and oversees the entire PACK EXPO portfolio of Trade Shows, spanning all PACK EXPO events in the U.S. and Mexico.