Shepard announces partnership with Captello, an event management platform

Shepard Expands Solutions Network with Captello to Transform Event Engagement and Lead Capture

ATLANTA, GA – Shepard, an industry-leading event production provider, is proud to announce the addition of Captello to its Solutions Network. Captello, a prominent event technology company, specializes in innovative solutions for lead capture, digital activations, and event management.

Captello offers an end-to-end universal lead capture and engagement solution, catering not only to exhibitors but also to event organizers and other stakeholders such as sponsors and attendees. With customizable lead capture forms, instant lead retrieval, and real-time analytics, businesses can effectively track performance and ROI. Additionally, the platform seamlessly integrates with the brand’s customer relationship management system, serving as a universal solution for multi-event exhibitors, and allows for lead capture beyond the event itself, such as during networking events or in the hotel lobby. Captello’s platform also includes a variety of engagement tools such as games and contests, which allow for branding and sponsorship opportunities to attract and retain potential clients’ attention during events.

“We’re excited to welcome Captello to the Shepard Solutions Network,” says Cory Smith, Vice President of Strategic Services at Shepard. “Their solutions not only enhance the attendee experience but also provide helpful tools for our clients to maximize their event ROI. By integrating Captello’s universal lead capture and engagement platform into our offerings, we’re empowering our clients to create dynamic experiences that drive measurable results.”

“We’re thrilled to partner with Shepard,” says Ryan Schefke, CEO of Captello. “Their reputation for excellence in event production aligns perfectly with our goal of providing top-notch solutions for lead capture and engagement. Together, we look forward to empowering Shepard’s clients with our technology, helping them drive engagement and measure its impact effectively.”

About Shepard

Shepard is a nationwide event production company with a rich legacy dating back to 1905. Specializing in corporate events, trade shows, conferences, and exhibits, Shepard is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and fostering connections through innovative event solutions. With a comprehensive suite of services and employee-ownership model, Shepard is a trusted leader in producing memorable event experiences. To learn more about Shepard, please visit

About Captello

Captello is a comprehensive software solution designed for businesses seeking to enhance their event marketing strategies. Specializing in lead capture and engagement, Captello offers a suite of tools to streamline the gathering and management of lead data at trade shows, conferences, and other events. The platform stands out for its user-friendly interface and versatility, allowing for easy integration with a wide range of CRM and Marketing Automation systems. To learn more about Captello, please visit

Shepard is a full-service event production company. We design, develop and manage trade shows, corporate and other events throughout the U.S.