Comedian Jim Gaffigan

Connex, formerly PRSM, a retail and multisite facilities management company, announced comedian Jim Gaffigan at the headliner for the CONNEX2020 National Conference, which takes place April 21, 2020 in Orlando, Florida.

Connex/PRSM will celebrate its 25th Anniversary during the conference and a Gala Dinner is the marquee, kick-off celebration.

Gaffigan is a four-time Grammy nominated comedian and five-time Emmy winning touring performer, as well as a platinum-selling recording artist. His many movie credits include “Three Kings,” “Super Troopers” 1 & 2 and “Chappaquiddick.”

Gaffigan recently released his seventh stand-up comedy special and has continued his regular humorous commentaries on CBS Sunday Morning. His background includes being a two-time New York Times best-selling author.

“Jim is a fantastic storyteller, and we’re thrilled to bring this rare opportunity to our attendees at CONNEX2020,” says Bill Yanek, CEO of Connex. “We wanted Connex2020 and the anniversary celebration to very special and Jim’s unique humor and storytelling will be the perfect way to celebrate our success as an association.”

With approximately 950 member companies, Connex is a leading membership organization for facility managers and supplier professionals. Established in 1995, Connex empowers facilities management professionals with best practices, benchmarking, education, discussion forums and trusted partnerships. Members depend upon Connex to help them achieve greater success and a competitive advantage through quality programs and resources.

Formerly known as the PRSM National Conference, CONNEX2020 is the largest multisite retail, banking, entertainment, dental, medical and restaurants facilities management conference, with best-in-class education sessions, networking events and more than 300 qualified exhibitors under one roof.

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