SOUTH WINDSOR, CT--(Marketwire - Jun 26, 2012) - Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, today announced the speakers to be featured in its Keynote sessions at its upcoming conference and trade show, to be held July 11-13, 2012 at Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV. The first Keynote session, scheduled for Thursday, July 12 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM will feature Catherine Cortez Masto, Attorney General of Nevada. The second Keynote session, on Friday, July 13 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, will feature networking expert Thom Singer.
Attorney General Masto became Nevada's AG in 2007, and focuses on many issues, including cyber bullying, senior citizen protection, substance abuse, domestic violence against women, and consumer protection. Prior to her service in the Attorney General's Office, she worked as an Assistant County Manager for Clark County, NV, served as a federal criminal prosecutor for the US Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C., and was Chief of Staff to Governor Bob Miller.
Thom Singer is a professional speaker, sales trainer, and the author of nine books on the power of business relationships, networking, and presentation skills. Singer is the author of the "Some Assembly Required" blog, and creator of the online "Networking Quotient Quiz".
Ticket Summit® includes a concurrent trade show, with over 30 exhibitors, as well as numerous networking opportunities, and panel sessions, roundtable discussions, and workshops. The event concludes with the Closing Gala at The Bank on Friday, July 13 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
"We are very pleased to welcome AG Masto and Mr. Singer to Ticket Summit®," said Dr. Molly A. Mérez, Executive Director, Ticket Summit®. "Through these Keynote sessions, attendees will be kept up-to-date on issues facing the industry and the state of Nevada. They will also acquire the relationship-building skills necessary to continue to grow their businesses."
Ticket Summit® is the leading ticket conference and trade show for live entertainment professionals, and is ranked among the Top 25 Fast-Growth Shows by EXPO Magazine. This event attracts hundreds of global business leaders, entrepreneurs, and entertainment experts in the ticket community. Past attendees and sponsors include: Billboard, Blue Man Group, Broadway.com, Devils Arena Entertainment, eBay, Facebook, Forbes, Goldman Sachs, Google, Harlem Globetrotters, Live Nation, Madison Square Garden, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, Paciolan, Broadway's hit show "Rock of Ages", StubHub, Ticketmaster, and Yahoo!, among others. The upcoming Ticket Summit® conference and trade show will be held July 11-13, 2012 at Bellagio Resort Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. For information, visit www.TicketSummit.org.