October 31, 2020, 1:07 pm
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Lidija Ahmetovic Recognized as a 40 Under 40 by Connect

Lidija Ahmetovic, sales manager at Savannah Convention Center, was recognized as a member of Connect Corporate magazine’s “40 Under 40.” The honor highlights the top young professionals in the events industry. Connect Corporate is a national, B2B magazine that provides resources and ideas to professionals and planners in the meetings and events industry.

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Peers in the events world nominated Ahmetovic. Nominations were received from across the country, then reviewed and evaluated by the Connect staff based on references, industry involvement and other resources.

For the full description of Ahmetovic’s accomplishments, click here.

The entire list of recognized honorees and individual profiles can be found here.

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Connect is a leader in the meetings, events, travel and tourism industry. Specializing in destination marketing, the company produces digital programs, online and mobile solutions, meetings business and travel magazines, trade shows and consumer events, travel guides for newspapers and leisure magazines, and destination information which is distributed through broadcast and custom programs. Connect, formerly known as Collinson Media & Events, introduced the popular Marketplace format to the meetings industry and now produces national shows for meeting planners in the Corporate, Expo, Sports, Diversity, Association and Faith sectors as well as other state- and region- specific meetings- and hospitality-focused events. More information about the company’s brands and services is available at

Media contact: Matt Swenson, Connect Editorial Director

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