What Happened at the Impressions Expo in Atlantic City?

Get the inside scoop on the Impressions Expo in Atlantic City! Plus, find out who won our $150 giveaway!

By Tyler Wesolowski| Mar 29, 2024| 365 Views
What Happened at the Impressions Expo in Atlantic City?

The Impressions Expo in Atlantic City, NJ from March 21 – 23 was an exhilarating success!

“In Atlantic City, Impressions Expo exceeded expectations, with increased attendance and exhibitor participation,” says Kayla McGarry, Impressions Expo Associate Show Director.

In this article, receive a quick recap of what happened at this year’s Impressions Expo in Atlantic City.

In this article...

  1. Key Events at The 2024 Impressions Exposition in Atlantic City
  2. Beacon Funding's $150 Giveaway Winner
  3. Limited Time Offer: No Payments Until Summer 2024
  4. Get Pre-Approved with Beacon Funding

Key Events at The 2024 Impressions Exposition in Atlantic City

This year’s Decorated Apparel Impressions Expo in Atlantic City, NJ was another hallmark event for decorated apparel businesses.

Exhibitors and attendees filled the exhibition hall already bursting with larger-than-life booths housing the latest advancements in decorated apparel technology, ranging from sustainable garment choices to new printing solutions featuring both direct-to-garment (DTG) and direct-to-film (DTF) capabilities.

This year’s expo welcomed all kinds of businesses, regardless of their experience. Whether they were just starting out or already seasoned professionals, there was something for everyone in the decorated apparel space.

Attendees had the opportunities to network and expand their knowledge from industry leaders through the conferences they held at the Impressions Zone, the Shop Talks and hands-on workshops.

Fascinating Educational Seminars!

Attendees had the opportunity to learn about a plethora of topics.

Some of the latest topics included AI and Automation for Decorated Apparel Operations, taught by Jon Ladd, Cole Lundstrom, Gavin StGeroges, and Matt Marcotte. Other topics were to How to Master Pricing, taught by Aaron Montgomery.

Shop Talks

For those who wanted something more relaxed, attendees gathered on the expo floor for short 20-minute sessions. Some of the most interesting discussions revolved around Advanced Uses of Artificial Intelligence in the Garment Decoration Business.

Other talks centered on specific areas, such as Getting Started with Flatstock Printing and Running a Profitable Small DTG Shop.

Beacon Funding’s $150 Giveaway Winner

Beacon Funding’s giveaway represents our commitment to bolstering businesses in the decorated apparel industry as they navigate their paths to prosperity.

During this year’s Impressions Expo in Atlantic City, a fortuitous recipient was granted a $150 gift card, providing them with the means to acquire ink, garments, or any other essential items.

This year’s winner of the $150 gift card was Kerry Sheehan, Rum Runner Custom Apparel. Congratulations Kerry – we hope you enjoy the raffle!

A heartfelt thank you to all the participants of the $150 giveaway raffle. Witnessing the passion and engagement from decorative apparel business owners nationwide was truly uplifting!

Limited Time Offer: No Payments Until Summer 2024

You’re in luck! Our tradeshow exclusive financing special is still available just for you. Finance select equipment from HIRSCH SOLUTIONS by 04/30/2024 with no monthly payments until summer!* This is a rare opportunity for you to build you shop floor with top of the line equipment brought to you by Hirsch Solutions. Check out how you can benefit from this special here.


*All applications are subject to Beacon Funding credit approval. Startup businesses, younger businesses, and/or challenged credit may not qualify for six months of no payments. Offer ends 04/30/2024 and is available on new credit applications only. This promotion will not be offered on credit applications submitted prior to this equipment financing special start date 1/24/24.

Dreaming of Growing Your Shop? It’s Faster Than Ever to Get Pre-Approved with Beacon Funding

At Beacon Funding, we believe in helping decorated apparel business owners achieve their dreams of running a successful shop. Whether you’re just starting out or you’re a seasoned industry veteran, we can help you get the right machine into your operations.

When you need fast and easy financing for your next machine purchase, getting pre-approved at Beacon Funding is your solution!


Tyler Wesolowski
Tyler Wesolowski

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As a Financing Associate at Beacon Funding, Tyler works with businesses to achieve their business goals with the right equipment financing option for them.