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Martha Donato Talks The NJCE And The Growing Number Of Conventions

With the New Jersey Comic Expo (NJCE) coming up in two weeks, I thought it would be a good time to talk about the show and the state of conventions in general. I chatted with Martha Donato, the woman behind MAD Event Management. They're the company that puts on both NJCE and the Long Beach Comic […]

The Pageantry And Challenges Of Long Beach Comic Con, Plus Photogallery

By Michele Brittany, West Coast Correspondent Last weekend, September 12 and 13, tens of thousands geeks and geek supporters congregated at the Long Beach Convention Center for the annual Long Beach Comic Con. Organized by Executive Director Martha Donato and her MAD Event Entertainment team, attendees were treated to two full days activities that included […]

Long Beach Comic Expo Adds GeekFest Film Fest & Costume Contest to Line Up

By Michele Brittany, West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent One of the con crowd favorites is the annual Long Beach Comic Expo (LBCE) held each Spring. Originally a one-day event held at the Long Beach Convention Center, last year the expo expanded successfully to two-days. I think what this con really has going for it is […]