Exhibit Associates Acquires Local Competitor!

April 29, 2016


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Published April 29, 2016




Exhibit Associates

Finalizes the Acquisition of Compass Exhibits


North Kansas City, MO (April 29, 2016) - Exhibit Associates, Inc. completed the acquisition of Compass Exhibits & Design, a Missouri


based company providing pre-owned and rental displays, as well as custom graphics and exhibits. Compass Exhibits & Design will operate as a business division opening Exhibit Associates’ market to provide pre-owned and rental displays to its customers and offering Exhibit Associates’ expertise in new design displays and exhibits to Compass’ cliental.  This acquisition will be of significant benefit to both company’s current and future customers.


Karen Hawkins, established Compass Exhibits in 1995 and has, for 22 years, stayed actively involved in all projects and operations. Ms. Hawkins will continue as an Account Representative and Imaginer, acting in both an advisory role and with direct involvement in Compass & Exhibit Associates move to increase their rental/preowned division.


Don Jalbert, President of Exhibit Associates, and Karen Hawkins are optimistic in the new venture stating, “We are both excited about the merging of our resources. The combination of additional expertise, fast turnaround times, and cost efficiency will greatly benefit the customers of both companies.”


About Exhibit Associates Inc.

Exhibit Associates Inc. is an award winning exhibit design, fabrication and Installation Company. We use our experience and expertise to design and create everything from tradeshow booths to interior signage, of the highest quality. Innovation, customization and impact are our fundamentals. Our knowledgeable and responsible staff focuses on delivering unique displays that can be seen nationwide.  For more information about Exhibit Associates visit www.exhibitassociates.com .



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