MHI Announces Promotion of Daniel McKinnon to Chief Exhibitions Officer

MHI is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel McKinnon from Executive Vice President of Exhibitions to Chief Exhibitions Officer. Daniel joined MHI in 2019 and has over 32 years of experience in the exhibitions industry. 

Throughout his time at MHI, Daniel has consistently demonstrated a strong commitment to excellence and a proven track record of delivering successful  experiences for both exhibitors and attendees that have led to substantial growth for both MHI’s ProMat and MODEX events.
As Chief Exhibitions Officer, Daniel will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic plans for MODEX and ProMat as well as managing relationships with exhibitors, overseeing exhibition sales, show operations, and ensuring that MHI exhibitions are positioned for future growth.  
"We are excited to promote Daniel to the role of Chief Exhibitions Officer," said John Paxton, CEO of MHI. "His deep experience, strategic vision, and exceptional leadership skills are key to delivering outstanding  exhibition experiences for our members and the supply chain industry as a whole."
"I am honored and excited to take on the role of Chief Exhibitions Officer at MHI," said McKinnon. "I look forward to working with our talented team to continue delivering innovative and engaging trade show experiences that support our mission and drive success for our members.”
Please join us in congratulating Daniel on his well-deserved promotion to Chief Exhibitions Officer at MHI. We are confident that he will excel in his new role and continue to make significant contributions to the success of MHI and our exhibitions.
MHI produces ProMat and MODEX. The two shows are both focused on supply chain solutions, held biennially in alternating years, and are both ranked among the top 15 U.S. Trade Shows by Trade Show News Network and Trade Show Executive. 
About MHI
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling, logistics, and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI’s over 1,000 members include material handling and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third-party logistics providers. MHI offers education, networking, and solution sourcing for their members, their members’ customers, and the industry as a whole through programming and events. The association sponsors the ProMat and MODEX exhibitions to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals. The Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) is a division of MHI and provides education and research to the warehousing, distribution, and logistics community.

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