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Spark master of ceremonies to emcee Washington event


December 20, 2014

Washington, D.C. — Spark master of ceremonies Andy Saks has been booked by ProSource Wholesale to emcee its General Session at its 2015 Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C.

The meeting will take place at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in January, 2015.

Andy Saks, Spark Presentations

Spark owner and professional emcee Andy Saks

As the event’s master of ceremonies, Saks will play various emcee roles to enliven the event, including introducing and interviewing ProSource executives on stage, performing in theatrical bits, and interacting directly with the audience.

ProSource Wholesale is North America’s largest trade-only wholesale home improvement showroom, with 135 wholesale showrooms displaying carpet, hardwood, ceramic, stone, laminate, luxury vinyl, custom rugs, cushion, sundries and supplies from more than 120 suppliers.

Saks is being booked for the ProSource General Session through event and exhibit production company MC2, which is producing the event.

MC2 also booked Spark talent to give product presentations for Volvo at ConExpo 2011, host game shows for Hyundai at ConExpo 2008, and serve as master of ceremonies for several AMD-Microsoft North American Tech Tours, a traveling computer seminar that produced over 100 shows from 2004-2008.



Andy Saks owns and runs Spark Presentations, a private company founded in 1998 that provides presentation skills training and speech coaching for executives, salespeople, marketers and other businesspeople, plus booth staff training for trade show exhibitors.

Spark also books professional presenters and public speakers to represent its clients at high-profile events, in roles like keynote speaker, trade show booth presenter, master of ceremonies (emcee) and auctioneer, as well as on camera talent and voice talent.

Spark’s client list includes large corporations like AT&T, Best Buy, FedEx, Hyundai, Intel, Kimberly-Clark, Olympus, Owens-Corning, Panasonic, Samsung, Sony, and Volvo; high-tech industry players like AMD, Atrion, Citrix, Gigamon, and Symantec; service organizations like Vistage, 1nService and NERCOMP; and New England institutions like the Boston Jewish Film Festival.

Andy is also the author of The Presentation Playbook Series, a three-volume set of books that help businesspeople master common presentation situations by building and running speaking “plays” like a coach or player calls a key play in a game.

For more information on Spark services, please contact Andy Saks via email or Spark’s Contact page.


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