Courtney Harold is a marketing and business development executive leader with over 25 years in the event, lifestyle and manufacturing segments, excelling at identifying new revenue streams. She has worked for tradeshow organizations Informa Fashion and Emerald Expositions. Courtney has extensive experience identifying and implementing global licensing and joint venture partnerships for brands such as Playboy, China Luxury Partners, Briggs and Riley, Stuart Weitzman and Jeff Staple. Prior to entering the event space, Courtney led global marketing for Polartec Fabrics and Sappi Paper. She started her career in advertising at Hill, Holliday Advertising.