YALLUM, Jane
THE CLARION GROUP
P.O. Box 456
Glenshaw, PA 15116
Phone: 412-492-1699
Fax: 412-492-1698
jyallum@clariongroupinc.com
Jane, Principal of The Clarion Group, Inc, has 20 years of experience in the Auto ID & RFID marketplace. Her expertise encompasses not-for-profit association management, trade show management (both SCAN-TECH and Frontline since 1985), business development, strategic alliance creation, and vertical market program development. Through her strong market intelligence, Auto ID application awareness and her extensive personal network, she has been able to create lasting partnerships and deliver educational programs for numerous market segments to include: Aerospace; Automotive; Consumer Electronics; CPG; Defense; Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals; Logistics; Manufacturing; Packaging; Telecommunications; Transportation and Retail. These programs have resulted in advocacy for Auto ID awareness and adoption. AIDC Background: 2004  Present: The Clarion Group, Inc. In 2004, Jane co-founded The Clarion Group - an events management firm specializing in producing Auto ID and RFID technology oriented conferences and events. With extensive experience in producing all aspects of events, from concept to on-site execution, we seek to help our clients create and market successful and profitable events to enhance influence, forward initiatives, and increase educational outreach through visibility opportunities and live event programming. 2004 Events included: --DoD RFID Summit (2 events) --Global Aviation RFID Forum (3 events) --Launch of EPCglobal US Conference --AIM Annual Membership Meeting --The FDA Bar Code Rule and RFID --The Channel Development Program --RFID in Transportation Logistics 2005 Events included: --DoD RFID Summit --Global Aviation RFID Forum --DoD UID Forums (2 events) --EPCglobal US --UConnect --Defense & Aerospace Conference at RFID Journal LIVE! 2006 Events Planned: --UID Forums (3 events) --UConnect --Global Aviation RFID Forums (2 events) --EPCglobal US Conference --Boeing Supplier RFID Education Forums (4 events) 2003: AIDC Consultant Clients included: --Advanstar Communications --AIM Global --AIM USA --U.S. Department of Defense 2003 Frontline Solutions Supply Chain Week  created and managed the following programs: --AIDC Interactive Lab --RFID Summit --Defense Business Process Forum --Automotive Supplier Forum --Electronics Component, Product & Package Marking Forum --Aerospace & Industrial Forum --Logistics Security in the Supply Chain Forum --The Pharmaceutical Bar Code Summit --EPC Symposium --The Channel Connection --International Business Center Launch of The DoD RFID Industry Summit (Fairfax, VA) Worked with AIM on Strategic Initiatives 2001-2002: Advanstar, Director of Market Development and Director of Marketing 2001 Frontline Expo  created and managed the following programs: --The RFID Summit --Global Aviation Bar Code Forum --Telecommunications Product Marking Symposium --DoD AIT Symposium --GM Supplier Forum --UPN Congress Frontline Solutions Europe  created and managed the following: The Global Aviation Bar Code Forum (Amsterdam) 2002 Frontline Solutions Supply Chain Week  created & managed the following programs: --AIDC Interactive Lab --Collaboration and the Automotive Aftermarket Symposium --General Motors Supplier Symposium --DoD Wireless Symposium --Covisint Manufacturing Issues and B2B Symposium --Aviation Parts Marking/Traceability Symposium --DoD AIT Sympoisum: Enabling Acquisition & Maintenance Excellence --Aerospace Collaborative Commerce Symposium --Telecom Product Marking & Logistics Symposium --RosettaNet Hi-Tech Symposium: Driving E-Business Standards on a Global Scale --The Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Bar Code Symposium --P&G Spec 2005 Material Label Symposium --Retail Channel: Linking Product to Electronic Information --UCCnet GlobalRegistry and Data Synchronization Primer & Benefits Symposium --Shipping, Receiving & Global Standards Symposium --UCCnet Implementation Symposium --XML: Roadmap to Success Symposium 1997-2000: AIDC Consultant Created multiple programs for the following Clients: --Reed Exhibition --AIM Global --AIM USA --Advanstar Communications --Symbol Technologies --Manhattan Associates 1985-1997: AIM USA Ms. Yallum's career began at AIM in 1985 serving as the Event Administrator, supporting the Show Manager for the annual tradeshow, SCAN-TECH. In 1987, assumed the Show Manager role and held that role through 1993 when SCAN-TECH was sold. In that role, I was responsible for all event activities to include exhibit sales, conference management, operations, registration, marketing, partnerships and onsite production. From 1993-1997, I was responsible for Association membership and marketing efforts. During my entire time at AIM, I served as staff liaison and staff lead for a number of AIM Committees. Developed concept and managed implementation of: --AIDC Solutions Center --VAR Education Program --End-User membership program Managed the following events for AIM: --SCAN-TECH (86-97 Note: provided conference management for Reed Exhibition through AIM after 1993 when SCAN-TECH was sold) --Quick Response (93-97) --IQ Event (97-98) --All AIM organizational meetings