IMEX America Celebrates Five Years in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS -- IMEX America, the largest trade show in the U.S. for incentive travel, meetings and events industry, is back in Las Vegas for its fifth consecutive year. This year’s event, October 13-15 at Sands Expo and Convention Center, is poised to be bigger and better than ever, with more exhibitors.
Strong demand from across the industry means that the exhibition is larger in size, scope and numbers this year. IMEX America 2015 has 80 new booths from all corners of the world giving buyers even more opportunities to do business. In total, 3100 companies will be exhibiting, representing 150 countries.
IMEX America will bring an estimated 10,000 attendees to Las Vegas and more than $8.5 million in direct visitor spending. In addition, the attendees and organizations represent millions of dollars in future group business for Las Vegas.
The meetings industry is a vital part of Las Vegas’ economy, supporting more than 54,000 jobs and generating an estimated $7.4 billion in local economic impact.