Eric Schaumburg is the founder and CEO of Eventr.io and is a passionate entrepreneur who spent many years listening to the needs of the exhibitor. Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, Eric has been an entrepreneur since he helped build and sell a marketing company at the age of 16. He has many years of experience as an account executive and as VP of business development at TRAQ-IT, a supplier of comprehensive trade-show and event-management software. As an account executive at ExhibitForce 2020 Exhibits — a supplier of comprehensive trade-show, event-management, project-management, and lead-retrieval software — Eric learned about exhibition design, lead retrieval, and digital marketing. In 2013, he founded Eventr.io, an e-commerce platform for the trade show industry with the ambitious mission of simplifying the ordering process for exhibitors by creating a ubiquitous shopping platform that provides invaluable metrics association, exhibitor, and vendor stakeholders.