“I’d like to thank all our industry partners for their continuing support and to congratulate them on the many fantastic networking events that they have arranged to take place here at IMEX America. The worldwide industry has been in Las Vegas this week and I look forward to seeing everyone next year.” These were the words of Ray Bloom, IMEX Group Chairman, as the event in Las Vegas drew to a close.
As 12,000 plus exhibitors, hosted buyers and attendees at this year’s IMEX America said “Farewell,” Bloom reflected upon the achievements of the show and a positive, unifying week for the meetings industry.
Over 3,200 hosted buyers and an additional 2,500 plus attendees came to Las Vegas, and Tuesday and Wednesday were the busiest days ever at IMEX America.
With more than 3,300 exhibitors representing 150 countries and a major expansion of the Inspiration Hub, the show’s education area, the seventh IMEX America was the largest ever.
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