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Chief Executive Officer

IDG WORLD EXPO CORP

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IDG WORLD EXPO CORP

IDG World Expo Headquarters 3 Speen Street

Framingham, Massachusetts 01701

United States

Company Description

About IDG World Expo IDG World Expo (www.idgworldexpo.com) is an award-winning producer of tradeshows and events for professionals and consumers seeking world-class education, strategic business relationships, and access to industry-leading products and s ... more

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Los Angeles

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LA INC.

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Gaming News

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Staff Profiles | IDG World Expo

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MARY DOLAHER

Mary Dolaher is Chief Executive Officer of IDG World Expo, recognized worldwide as a leader in exhibition management, producing more than 750 globally branded conferences and events in 55 countries. In this role, she leads IDG World Expo's broad suite of industry-leading expo events including E3, Digital Entertainment World (DEW), Anime Expo, KCON, Agenda, CIO 100, IT Roadmap, and hundreds of custom events. Additionally, Dolaher facilitates new business development, with a unique focus on creating market-leading events that feature dynamic year-round communities for attendees within each event industry.
Before joining IDG World Expo in 2006, Dolaher was Senior Vice President at the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), where she planned and managed the video game industry's annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the world's leading interactive entertainment event, from its launch. E3 was ranked in the top 25 trade shows in the country, and drew over 70,000 attendees and 400 exhibitors. Prior to her 12 years heading E3, Dolaher was Director of Corporate Communications at IDG, where she managed communications functions for the chairman of the board.
Ms. Dolaher has been named to Expo's top 20 Elite leaders in the trade show industry. Expo explained, "In the face of ever-higher stakes, these leaders have proven that they have the right stuff when it comes to expanding their shows, by using innovative, new ideas to reach the right audience, with the right message, at the right time. These 20 EXPO Elite leaders-representing a wide variety of types of shows-continue to assume new responsibilities and effortlessly, expertly drive growth. Dolaher also earned a place on the BizBash list of most innovative people in the event industry. BizBash wrote, "Mary Dolaher is among the…professionals who stand out as the drivers behind groundbreaking, purpose-driven concepts that shape the way we think about events today. In addition, Dolaher was honored by BtoB's Media Business magazine as the first-ever "Top Innovator" in Events for her work on E3 Expo, was recognized by the Women's Image Network as its inaugural Interactive Industry Achievement Honoree for her numerous contributions to the video game industry, and was selected as a delegate to the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit. Dolaher was several times named one of the top 25 people in the video game industry by Next Generation Magazine, and was the recipient of American Business Media's inaugural Gertrude Crain award recognizing the achievements of the country's leading female executives. In addition, she has been named as one of the 100 most influential people in the exhibition business by Tradeshow Week several times. The events that Dolaher runs have won numerous awards, including TradeShow Executive's Gold 100 and "Greatest Show on Earth" awards, Expo Magazine's Top 25-Fastest Growth Shows, multiple IAEE "Art of the Show" awards, Trade Show News Network's "Top 250 Trade Shows", and EVENTtech Event Technology awards. Ms. Dolaher also serves on the Boards of the LA Inc.


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Awards | IDG World Expo

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Mary Dolaher was named to Expo's top 20 Elite leaders in the trade show industry in 2012. Expo explained, "In the face of ever-higher stakes, these leaders have proven that they have the right stuff when it comes to expanding their shows, by using innovative, new ideas to reach the right audience, with the right message, at the right time. These 20 EXPO Elite leaders-representing a wide variety of types of shows-continue to assume new responsibilities and effortlessly, expertly drive growth."

Bizbash's Most Innovative Event Industry Leaders, 2012
In 2012, Ms.Dolaher was named to the BizBash list of most innovative people in the event industry. BizBashwrote, "Mary Dolaher is among the ...professionals who stand out as the drivers behind groundbreaking, purpose-driven concepts that shape the way we think about events today."
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Mary Dolaher, CEO, IDG World Expo: Dolaher was honored as the first-ever "Top Innovator" in Events for her role in reinventing a major industry trade show not once, but twice, over a four-year period.
Win Award: Inagural Interactive Industry Honoree 2009
Mary Dolaher, CEO, IDG World Expo: Dolaher was honored by the Women's Image Network, which produces the WIN Awards to honor outstanding individuals in the entertainment industry who promote gender parity through their creativity and leadership.


FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2013 GAME MARKETING AWARDS | IDG World Expo

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"We are very pleased that so many amazing companies have chosen to participate in the 2013 Game Marketing Awards, the longest-running and most respected awards event recognizing the extraordinary work of video game marketers," said Mary Dolaher, CEO of IDG World Expo, owner of the Game Marketing Summit.


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MARY DOLAHER

Mary Dolaher is Chief Executive Officer of IDG World Expo, recognized worldwide as a leader in exhibition management, producing more than 750 globally branded conferences and events in 55 countries. In this role, she leads IDG World Expo's broad suite of industry-leading expo events including Macworld, MacIT, E3, Anime Expo, and Enterprise Mobile Next (mNext). Additionally, Dolaher facilitates new business development, with a unique focus on creating market-leading events that feature dynamic year-round communities within each industry.
Before joining IDG World Expo in 2006, Dolaher was Senior Vice President at the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), where she planned and managed the video game industry's annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the world's leading interactive entertainment event. E3 was ranked in the top 25 trade shows in the country, and drew over 70,000 attendees and 400 exhibitors. Prior to her 12 years heading E3, Dolaher was Director of Corporate Communications at IDG, where she managed communications functions for the chairman of the board.
Most recently in 2012, Ms. Dolaher was named to Expo's top 20 Elite leaders in the trade show industry. Expo explained, "In the face of ever-higher stakes, these leaders have proven that they have the right stuff when it comes to expanding their shows, by using innovative, new ideas to reach the right audience, with the right message, at the right time. These 20 EXPO Elite leaders-representing a wide variety of types of shows-continue to assume new responsibilities and effortlessly, expertly drive growth. Also in 2012, Dolaher earned a place on the BizBash list of most innovative people in the event industry. BizBash wrote, " Mary Dolaher is among the...professionals who stand out as the drivers behind groundbreaking, purpose-driven concepts that shape the way we think about events today. In 2010, Dolaher was honored by BtoB's Media Business magazine as the first-ever "Top Innovator" in Events for her work on E3 Expo, and has been included in the publication's list of "Who's Who in Business Publishing" for the past three years. In 2009, Dolaher was recognized by the Women's Image Network as its inaugural Interactive Industry Achievement Honoree for her numerous contributions to the video game industry, and was selected as a delegate to the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit . In 2006, 2007, and 2008, Dolaher was named one of the top 25 people in the video game industry by Next Generation Magazine, and was the recipient of American Business Media's inaugural Gertrude Crain award recognizing the achievements of the country's leading female executives. In addition, she has been named as one of the 100 most influential people in the exhibition business by Tradeshow Week several times. Recently, E3 was named to Expo Magazine's Top 25-Fastest Growth Shows of 2011.
Ms. Dolaher also serves on the Boards of the LA Inc.

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