Who We Are


At ExhibitRecruiter®, our team has a very diverse background that enables us to reach and connect with a wide audience. We are not a sales agency; We are a people agency. We truly enjoy making real connections with people and companies to assist them with their employment needs.

Cal Cook


Cal Cook established ExhibitRecruiter® in 1998 to assist employers with their hiring needs and job seekers with finding the perfect fit for their career goals. He has been fortunate to have been trusted by some of the most prestigious and successful marketing and event agencies to help identify, attract, hire and retain successful professionals. He is a networker. His passion for networking with people has been the cornerstone for the success of ExhibitRecruiter®.

Prior to launching ExhibitRecruiter®, Cal studied Business with an emphasis in Operations Management at Auburn University earning a Bachelor of Science degree.

Cal lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his wife Melanie, daughter Emma Kate, son Murphy and their two dogs, Bay and Harper. When Cal is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, traveling and listening to Audible books.

Jaynie Ellison


Jaynie joined ExhibitRecruiter®, the industry’s leading talent recruitment agency in 2010 and quickly advanced to a leadership role.  She enjoys the fast pace and creativity of the experience marketing industry. She partners with agencies, large corporate organizations, small entrepreneurial businesses and individual job seekers to help them achieve their growth goals.

People, Growth, and Culture are her passion. To make the best matches possible, Jaynie looks beyond the surface to fully understand both client and candidate needs. Whether you are an employer or a candidate, she firmly believes that positivity, insight, and objectivity are what it takes to find the right fit.

When she is not working, Jaynie enjoys spending time with her family and dogs, boating, playing golf and tennis, and traveling.

Industries We Serve

Trade Show Exhibits
Experience Marketing
Exhibit Design & Production
Event Marketing
Auto Shows
Live Event Production
Event Technology
Engagement Marketing
Audio Visual & Staging
Experiential Marketing
Show Technology
Event Design & Production