January 19th, 2015

Showcare is the Official Registration and Housing Provider for the
Eighth World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015


His Holiness, Pope Francis, Will Attend

Washington, D.C. – The Eighth World Meeting of Families will come to the United States for the first time ever, taking place in Philadelphia PA September 22-27, 2015. This event’s first visit to the U.S. is expected to result in tremendous public interest, especially with His Holiness, Pope Francis, confirming attendance. Showcare Event Solutions has been selected as the official registration and housing provider for this global event based on its proven track record of managing large and complex events, its unique personal approach, its experience with international events and its ability to address challenges quickly and effectively.

Showcare will expertly assist the World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015 in welcoming and housing tens of thousands of attendees from more than 150 nations around the world. “We are thrilled to have been selected to work with such a prestigious event,” said Robert Kozub, President and CEO of Showcare. “We feel we were chosen because
of our distinctive personal touch and world-class customer service. We believe in growth through customer satisfaction and client referrals.”

“Showcare demonstrated it understood what this event was about, its inherent complexities and challenges,” said Gregg Talley, President and CEO of Talley Management Group, Inc. (TMG). “The team came to the table with ideas and solutions to make registration and housing work better for all of the stakeholders and attendees.”

Mr. Talley and Kathy Baumer, Senior Meeting Professional, lead the TMG team in the planning and execution of the event. Showcare Event Solutions was selected as a subcontractor by TMG.

Held every three years and sponsored by the Holy See’s Pontifical Council for the Family, each World Meeting of Families has a theme that energizes and enlivens the event while adding great depth of meaning to our understanding of families. The theme of the World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015 is “Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive,” emphasizing the impact of the love and life of families on our society.

About Showcare:

A proven leader in the event and meetings industry, Showcare offers a diverse portfolio of full service and scalable custom solutions for show management. Services include customized registration, accreditation, housing,lead management, social media, and membership solutions. Over the past 30 years, Showcare has worked with some of the most globally recognizable event organizers, and not only developed several key relationships, but also introduced
innovative technologies to assure the best return on investment for event organizers and participants. Showcare’s dedicated service professionals take a personal approach to fully understand the business goals of each client, and to deliver a tailor-made solution. For more information, please visit www.showcare.com or contact sales@showcare.com.

About World Meeting of Families:
Beginning with 1994, The Year of the Family, The Pontifical Council for the Family has been responsible for organizing the World Meeting of Families in Rome (1994); Rio De Janeiro (1997); Rome (2000); Manila (2003); Valencia (2006); Mexico City (2009); Milan (2012); and now, Philadelphia (2015). Since its inception by Saint John Paul II, the World

For more information about the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia in September 2015, please visit www.WorldMeeting2015.org or www.archphila.org