Trade show organizer GLM has announced the promotion of Allison Rober to the position of sales manager for Artisan Resource™, a new semi-annual trade show in New York City offering U.S.-based importers, direct import retailers, and wholesalers the opportunity to meet with international artisan enterprises.

As sales manager, Rober will be responsible for developing and executing sales strategies for the new show, which will debut in August 2012 and run concurrently with the New York International Gift Fair® (NYIGF®). She reports to Christian Falkenberg, NYIGF show manager.