Omar Rahman

Omar Rahman

Co-founder, TGP

About Omar Rahman

Omar Rahman moved to the UAE from the UK in 1991 to take a business development position in the sales department of EMA Lubricants, a joint-venture with Exxon Mobil. In 1995, he teamed up with Alexander Maddock to launch Top Gear Promotions LLC – now known simply as TGP – an exhibitions and events solution provider, having executed over 2,000 successfully delivered projects locally, regionally and internationally, for organisations including Etihad, Dubai Holding, General Electric, Dubai Tourism, IPIC, Masdar, Qatar Airlines, Emaar, Expo 2020, and many more. Rahman studied Civil Engineering at the United Kingdom’s North East Surrey College of Technology.

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Get A Head Start: Four Big Exhibition Trends For 2019

Get ahead of your competition and start putting these trends into profitable practice.
Event Planning Business

Three Ways In Which Giveaways Hurt Your Exhibition ROI

Three big issues to watch out for when planning your next exhibition.

Four Ways To Avoid Exhibition Marketing Disasters

Exhibitions are an effective marketing channel only if you harness them within an effective marketing strategy.

Mind Matters: Five Customer Psychology Principles To Boost Your Exhibition ROI

Put these five principles into action for your next exhibition, and watch your visitors, leads, and sales numbers increase.

The How-To: Utilizing Exhibitions As A Market Development Tool

Events are an incredibly valuable market development tool to break into new markets and unlock new customers in existing markets.

Exhibitions As The Most Effective Marketing Tool For SMEs

Exhibitions, though founded on the low-tech principles of meeting face-to-face, offer tremendous scope to create a unique marketing experience.
Business Events

Five Mistakes You May Be Making As An Exhibitor (And How You Can Correct Them)

You can't control the overall exhibition experience, but you can control the experience associated with your brand.

20 Years Of Tech: Four Biggest Changes In The Exhibition Marketing Space

Trade shows and exhibitions have been around as long as selling itself.
event marketing

The How-To: Increasing Your ROI From Your Post-Exhibition Strategies

If you don't have a clear post-exhibition strategy, you're missing an opportunity to amplify ROI.
Marketing Strategies

Eight Ways Interactive Technology Can Boost ROI From Your Trade Shows

99% of marketers believe trade shows offer unique value that other marketing mediums do not.

Showcase Yourself: Seven Major Pitfalls To Avoid With Your Exhibition Stand

Exhibitions are ranked the second most valuable sales and marketing channel for B2B organizations.
Digital Marketing

The Psychology Of Good Signage And How To Make It Work For Your Business

A report from Digital Signage Today observes 'relevance' as one of the most important advantages of signage: it allows brands to advertise the right message, to the right consumer, at the right time.