Judy joined PSMJ in 2019 as Vice President of METALCON, bringing along more than 25 years of trade show and conference production experience. She began her career as Conference Manager for the iconic COMDEX Technology Trade show, and the Windows World event produced in conjunction with Microsoft Corporation. Following COMDEX, she joined Gainshare Media as event director for the Administrative Professionals Conference (APC) and co-founded the American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP) an association committed to creating community, resources and training. Judy joined Diversified Communications when they acquired the APC. During her tenure she achieved record-breaking conference attendance and extended the brand with the launch of the exclusive Executive Assistants’ Summit, and the Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence (PACE). Judy enjoys collaborating with a team of dedicated colleagues to solve the challenges, identify the opportunities and enjoy the exhilaration of bringing a large-scale industry event to life.