LINCOLNWOOD, IL — ISSA Director of Exhibition Services-EMEA Mark Armitage has announced his retirement effective June 30, according to a press release.
Armitage joined ISSA in 1998 from the U.S. Department of Commerce based in The Netherlands where he was responsible for assisting U.S. companies to become established in the European marketplace, the release stated.
According to the release, Armitage was instrumental in ISSA''s expansion to Europe, opening the association''s first European office and developing membership and alliances with other associations.
ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam 2012, hosted May 8-11, will be Armitage''s last show with ISSA and an opportunity for him to say farewell to colleagues and friends he has made over the past 14 years, the release noted.
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