Until recently, the opportunity to have a celebrity attend an event, attach themselves to a name-brand or endorse a certain product or idea was untouchable. The thought of paying a person to promote a product was seen as something only Fortune 500 companies could afford. Social media has changed all that with brands and businesses utilizing celebrity influencers to connect directly with their demographics and increase sales and profits.
APS AmeriStamp Expo 2018
With nearly 28,000 members in more than 110 countries, the APS is the largest, non-profit organization for stamp collectors in the world. Founded in 1886, the APS serves collectors, educators, postal historians, and the general public by providing a wide variety of programs and services. The Society is entirely supported by membership dues, gifts, and the sale of publications, souvenirs, and services. Approximately 40 dealers, a dozen societies, 40 meetings and seminars, and first day ceremonies are expected at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex. Show Hours: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Sunday.
Individuals buying and selling postage stamps or displaying their stamps competitively.