Brittany FaustThe International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) recognized AEM’s Brittany Faust by selecting her as an honoree for its 20 Under 30 Program.

According to IAEE, the program is designed to provide young-professional exhibition organizer members with industry and leadership education for professional growth in the exhibitions and events industry, with the goal of helping them become better, more productive professionals. Selected honorees will receive one full, complimentary registration to Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition in San Antonio, Nov. 28-30.

“I am truly humbled to be recognized and selected as one of IAEE’s 20 under 30 young professionals,” said Faust. “I greatly appreciate this opportunity from IAEE to grow my professional knowledge of the exhibitions and events industry and build connections with other honorees and attendees at IAEE’s 2017 EXPO! EXPO!”

Faust is employed as AEM’s project coordinator – exhibitions and events, a role where she is tasked with leading effective communication across multiple AEM departments to increase visibility and efficiency. In addition, Faust works to coordinate internal resources and vendors to ensure successful execution of global, world-class exhibitions, documents and tracks interdepartmental projects, as well as develops and monitors project plans and their progress.

An employee of AEM since March of 2016, Faust graduated from Carroll University (Wis.) with a degree in elementary education and a minor in English.

“I enjoyed four years of planning and orchestrating a seventh-grade language arts classroom with almost 100 students each year before making the leap into the association and exhibitions world,” said Faust. “I am beyond thrilled to have found a career here at AEM and a team that values collaboration, innovation, and strategy, all while putting on world-class tradeshows for the equipment manufacturing industry.”