New York Unions Forge Agreement

The Exhibition Employees Union, Local Number 829, and the New York Trade Show Contractors Association ratified a contract in which both sides gain victories and claim a new era of cooperation.

In a major breakthrough, tradeshow contractors won the right to request workers by name for a particular job, and to determine crew size and assignments. This will be an incentive for union members to work hard, says John O'Connell, senior vice president, northeast region, Freeman Decorating Com

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