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Testimonials

(Hi Rhonda) What a whirlwind of activity last week at the Conference! I couldn’t believe how many people I spoke to in one day, but it was absolutely terrific to exhibit and be part of the event. Thanks again for all your support in making the event run smoothly and for helping me get all my ducks in row with exhibiting and working on the bags and notebooks for the event. I certainly appreciated the opportunity, and I hop Liz will not hesitate to contact me about other events in the future. I’d like this to be an ongoing partnership, because it was so fun to work on the event support. Have a good evening, Rhonda, and I’ll look forward to connecting with your again in the future. You are just terrific to work with!
Carol, Changing Hearts Giftware

Exhibitor Resources

Additional Tools and Resources for Exhibitors

FBC has developed a number of tools designed to help you get the most from your trade show experience. They will:

  • Help you understand a specific prospect agency or location.
  • Provide ongoing lead generation.
  • Provide additional tools for your day-of exhibit.
  • Provide updated information regarding specific locations.
  • Open additional channels for your message to a specific agency or location prior to your exhibit day.

You can scroll down to learn more about each of the additional resources we currently offer. To purchase, select the product(s) you want under "additional resources" when you register for your events under "Events & Conferences".

Fedpage.com 
FedPage.com is a web site developed by FBC, Inc. and was created for the Federal IT decision maker and end user. It is a convenient and comprehensive online resource used to gather information on IT vendors providing the products and services they need to purchase. FedPage.com averaged 270,000+ hits per month in 2002.

Fedpage.com is where the government registers to attend FBC events. When you participate in FBC events, your company information is presented to government attendees as they register, providing early, pre-event exposure for your message in your market.

Carroll Publishing 
Carroll Publishing produces America's largest database of government decision makers. Carroll is the exclusive provider of organization charts for the federal government and the Department of Defense. With 320,000 government contacts, and 800 organization charts, Carroll helps you find your key government decision maker, fast! Carroll provides contact information both in print and web-based services. Free "Speed Pass" trials are offered on their website.

FBC works together with Carroll publishing to provide FBC exhibitors with the most up-to-date and complete data on government contacts. For additional contact information or to register for a free trial to Carroll Publishing’s complete online database service, please contact Shirley Paris at 301-263-9800 ext. 107 or email smparis@carrollpub.com.

Strategic Partnerships

FBC has formed strategic partnerships with several companies offering additional products and services to help you get the most out of your trade show experience.

Advantage Consulting, Inc. 
Advantage Consulting, Inc. is a business development and management consulting firm providing solutions that help our client's managers and professionals become rainmakers for their companies. Since our founding by Sid Jaffe and Doug Allston in 1992, we have assisted more than 900 companies and Government agencies in the generation of new business and new alliances, and have helped them manage their business more profitably. Our consulting, training and proposal services have generated billions of dollars of new revenue for our clients.

Training, Consulting and proposal writing are critical components of your federal strategy. FBC works with Advantage Consulting to ensure that FBC clientele have access to informed, tactical approaches to specific opportunities.

FederalDirect 
Since 1985 FederalDirect has been dedicated to supplying the business-to-government vendor community with the highest quality mailing lists, consulting services and seminars available. Since then, we have evolved into the leading advisory firm on marketing to the Federal government.

For strategic advice on the federal market, FBC recommends author, consultant, radio host and CEO advisor Mark Amtower.

Federal Computer Week 
Published by FCW Media Group, Federal Computer Week provides integrated coverage of the hottest business, technology and government issues impacting government IT decision-makers. Our print, online and event products and services form a comprehensive information system that helps them purchase, build and manage technology in government. FCW reaches the entire government IT buying team—executives, IT managers, program managers, and integrators—across federal, state and local governments. Smart government starts with Federal Computer Week.

Stay informed about the marketplace with the latest news, online and in print with the various titles from the FCW Media Group.

Kire Consulting 

Kire ConsultingKire Consulting LLC is a woman-owned small business whose focus is to enhance the customer experience through a personalized and thoughtful marketing strategy. We design an integrated marketing plan that aligns with your business objectives and desired outcomes and increases effectiveness through seamless logistics and execution. With nearly 20 years of multiple industry experience serving government and commercial clients, Kire Consulting LLC has a proven track record helping small to large businesses create and deliver marketing programs based on return on investment, revenue, market share, and earnings growth.

MeriTalk 
IT is enabling significant changes in our government. The implications for average Americans are profound. The voice of tomorrow's government today, MeriTalk, is an online community at the crossroads of IT and public policy. Designed to mix new faces, new voices, and fresh perspectives from government IT, workforce, and policy leaders, MeriTalk enables new cross-cutting debate.

The voice of tomorrow's government today, MeriTalk, is an online community at the crossroads of IT and public policy. Designed to mix new faces, new voices, and fresh perspectives from government IT, workforce, and policy leaders, MeriTalk enables new cross-cutting debate.

Summit Insight 
Maximize your government market opportunities! Judy Bradt can show you how to win government business and avoid costly traps so your firm can:
  • Make your first sales faster, saving time and money
  • Reach the high-return prestige clients you want to win
  • Connect with experts and networks that are exactly right for you

Our friends at Summit Insight have helped many companies clarify, identify, plan, pursue and capture marketshare in the federal market.

Synergy Sales & Marketing 
Synergy Sales & Marketing is a technology focused Government Consulting Firm established in 1993. We act as an “outsourced Government sales office” for each of our Manufacturers and are their connection to the ever-expanding public sector market around the beltway and beyond. We devise both a strategy and viable plan for each of our vendors that facilitates their traction into this vast market. Our firm brings years of public sector business development experience, including: partner strategy, contract management, product marketing, pricing strategy and administrative support. We have established relationships with the Government partner channel (Beltway Bandits), as well as key contacts with Government decision makers. Our mission is to provide professional Government consulting services to manufacturers of computer hardware and software technology. We work diligently to provide answers, clarity, and direction to the vast and often confusing Government marketplace. Please contact us if you need to establish, build, and grow your public sector business.

When you need to outsource your government sales effort, or are just curious if it makes sense, Synergy Sales & Marketing can help.

The Winvale Group 
The Winvale Group is a leading government contracts consultancy with deep industry experience working with commercial and government customers. Whether it is establishing a GSA Schedule contract, developing government business or providing value-added reseller services, Winvale is recognized as a leader in this marketplace. In 2009, The Winvale Group was named to the Inc. 500 as 24th among the fastest growing businesses in its region.

Thinking about your GSA Schedule? Want one?