Senior Vice President
A 20 year veteran of the trade show, event and media industries, John McGeary started his career in marketing and sales at Dun & Bradstreet, which parlayed into a Sales Executive position at Reed Exhibitions where he started out on information technology events and several Trade Show 200 events in the manufacturing and sports markets. John was also part of the Business Development Team that produced 3 new events including New York Comic Con and the New York Anime Festival. John also managed Reed’s Sales Force, List Sales, Conference Sales and Sponsorship Sales departments which serviced over 50 events in the U.S. John also managed the Canadian office for Reed which led to managing the PGA Merchandise Show in the U.S. and Canada. John joined Emerald in 2013 and now manages the Photography and Jewelry portfolios which is comprised of 2 magazines, 5 supplements, 2 web sites, 6 trade shows and several industry events. John has a B.S.in Business Administration from Marist College and his MBA from the University of Bridgeport.
John lives in Connecticut and works out of the New York City office. He has a wife, Lauren, 3 children and enjoys running, cycling and golf.