Visual Connections New York 2014
|Where||New York, United States|
|Date||Wednesday, October 22, 2014|
|Times||Keynote Q&A Session: 10am-noon
Footage Q&A Session: 3-4:15pm
Guest Speaker: 5:30-6:15pm
Exhibit floor open: noon-7:30pm (beer & wine served from 5pm)
|Venue||The Altman Building|
|Address||135 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011 (map)|
|Directions||Between 6th & 7th Avenues. For directions by subway or car, download this PDF.|
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Visual Connections returned to the Altman Building on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014, and this year partnered with PACA, whose International Conference took place at the same venue on the preceding days, and with GD USA to promote the event to graphic designers.
Among our exhibitors this year, eleven were new to New York, and eighteen were from abroad.
42% of attendees were first-timers, and 58% had not attended in 2013. They represented the following market sectors:
Their expenditure on visual media and related services is as follows:
The sessions were well-attended and well-received: 100% of attendees rated the Keynote Q& Session positively, with 76% rating it very highly; 96% rated the Footage Q&A Session positively, with 50% rating it very highly; 100% of attendees rated the Guest Speaker positively, with 57% rating him very highly.
We are delighted to announce the winners of this year’s sponsored prize drawing:
|$2,000 Travel Gift Certificate||Marialys Mullery, McCann Echo Torre Lazur|
|$500 Apple Gift Card||Patricia Shea, Projekt P|
|$500 Apple Gift Card||Brian Jones, Crystal McKenzie|
|$200 OpenTable Gift Certificate||Nicole Cappello, National Geographic Channels|
|$200 OpenTable Gift Certificate||Kerri Wilson, Lumina Datamatics|
|$200 OpenTable Gift Certificate||Geoff Cassar, Pearson Education|
The prizes this year were sponsored by: 123RF, age fotostock, Alamy, Bridgeman Images, Condé Nast Collection, Danita Delimont Stock Photography, Image Source, ITN Source, National Geographic Creative, Redux Pictures, robertharding, SuperStock
The winner of the invitation postcard prize drawing for a $100 Amazon Gift Certificate was Yvonne Silver from Scholastic.