Museum Store Magazine, Summer 2019

12 MUSEUM STORE (1) Lisa Uhrik of Franklin Fixtures delivers her general session on visual merchandising. (2) Corkcicle exhib- ited at the Expo. (3) Recipient of the inaugural MSA/ACE International Exchange Program, speaker Louise Kirby, from The Deep, an aquarium in the UK. (4) Geoff Carroll with Catie Riordan and representatives from Enterprise Ireland. (5) MSA members dance the night away. (6) MSA staff! (7) Representatives of NY NOW, a Ruby-level sponsor of the conference. (8) Members Rachelle Jones and Lorraine Sayer. (9) MSA Executive Director Steve Antolick with Neena and Samir Jhaveri at the gala. (10) Michael Guajardo from the VMFA receives the visual merchandising award from new Board President Susan Tudor. (11) Repre- sentatives of AmericasMart, a Ruby-level sponsor of the conference, receive the inaugural MSA Advocacy Award. (12) KJK Jewelry receives the Vendor of the Year award. (13) Alice McAuliffe receives the MSA Merit Award from outgoing Board President Ione Saroyan. (14) Steve Santangelo receives the MSA NEXT Award. (15) MSA staff: Sam Edidin, Allison Isch, Lyles Morgan, Elizabeth Eppinger, and Lisa Billock. (16) MSA members browse the silent auction. (17) 2018–19 MSA board of directors. (18) International guests Jo Whitworth and Jill Fenwick from the Association for Cultural Enterprises with Kieran Whitworth from the Imperial War Museums. (19) Members Ray McKenzie, Geoff Carroll, Karen McNeely, and Paul Stewart- Stand at the MSA NEXT Newcomer’s Reception. MSA FORWARD 2019 was a success in San Diego! 1 3 6 9 7 4 2 5 8