Genesis Exhibits | Our Account Executives
About: Our Team: Account Management

Glenn Diehl - President
From the beginning of Glenn Diehl's career in account management to his present capacity as President/Owner of Genesis Exhibits, he has always re-engineered himself to meet the current demands of the event and trade show industry. Throughout his 30 year association with Skyline Exhibits, Glenn's roles have ranged from Director of Sales Training to National Sales Manager, as well as General Manager of Skyline South in Atlanta and Genesis Exhibits Account Executive Team Leader.

Al Mercuro - Senior Account Director
With more than 30 years in the trade show and event marketing industry, Al Mercuro brings not only a wide range of experience, but also an intuitive ability to match unique client needs with innovative solutions. Al has a background in event promotion and musical production. He has an extensive and diverse portfolio that clearly displays his special skills in aiding his clients to successfully reach their markets. From mall tours to mobile marketing, company meetings, trade shows and even the Super Bowl he has done it all in virtually every possible setting. In today's challenging business environment, Al is recognized for both consistent sales performance and leadership in the trade show industry.

Pam Arnowitz - Senior Account Executive
Pam brings more than 15 years of Marketing and Sales experience to Genesis Exhibits, as an exhibit marketing consultant and event professional. Her creative direction and account leadership has brought great success to hundreds of world-class clients in and around New York City. Pam is also an accomplished writer and, since 2010, has served as a Contributing Editor at Hamptons Magazine. Pam holds a B.A. in Communications from the University of South Florida.

Jason Schumacher - Senior Account Director
Jason is a triple threat, bringing to the table creative design, production management and expert account direction. With over 16 years of experience, there is no domestic or international project too large or small for this senior event marketing pro. In addition to supporting our long-standing NY clients at their HQ and at-show, Jason is the driving force behind Genesis West, our U.S. West Coast presence in San Francisco supporting all California and Las Vegas events. Jason is a Boston College Carroll School of Management grad with a B.S. in Marketing and Finance.

Ryan Hanifin - Account Executive
Ryan brings with him a wealth of business and branding expertise from inside and outside of the trade show exhibit world. He has helped companies achieve significant marketing objectives through captivating and interactive brand experiences at music/live events, trade shows, retail environments, road shows and other marketing activations. In his own words, "The importance of branding should never be underestimated. It is the single most powerful outlet for which your organization projects itself onto your target demographic and the general public as a whole. I take the time to understand my clients’ brands at a molecular level in order to tailor one-of-a-kind solutions that encourage outside-the-box thinking."

Wendy Chard - Business Growth Strategist
Wendy is a true brand builder and industry professional with almost 20 years of account direction experience behind her. She is highly creative yet detail oriented in her experiential marketing approach. Her specialty? Wendy exquisitely bridges the gap between the high-pressure, high-visibility goals of an event marketing executive and the bottom line financial concerns of a C-level decision maker. She is equally at home serving a small business, Fortune 500 client or partnering with a world-class agency. Wendy holds a B.A. from The University of Connecticut. We are thrilled to have her aboard!

Robert Diehl - Account Director
Robert’s 7+ years of diverse event marketing industry experience has been jam-packed with hundreds of successful, highly-visible client projects. Known as our Genesis “Swiss Army” Knife, he has excelled as an On-Site Service Technician, I&D Supervisor and Senior Project Manager prior to joining our stellar account leadership team. There is no client requirement beyond his ability and no problem he cannot solve. Robert offers a unique, creative and productive approach to even the most complex and time sensitive experiential marketing projects. He holds a B.S. in Business Management from Purdue University Global.

Rick Klimek - Senior Account Director
Providing a unique blend of both creative and strategic counseling to his clients, Rick’s long career in the Experiential Marketing industry is filled with a myriad of success stories. His consultative guidance is rooted firmly in bottom-line results – a clear by-product of nearly 30 years managing his own companies. He understands the substantial value of every budget dollar and won’t suggest clients make investments he wouldn’t make himself. With experience in large scale projects across the trade show, mobile tour and live event spectrum, Rick is regarded as both a trusted advisor and true friend to his customer partners.