FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press contact: Bonnie Bemister – 678.285.0325
LAS VEGAS SOUVENIR & RESORT GIFT SHOW DATES CHANGE FOR 2016 EDITION: SEPTEMBER 18-21, 2016
ATLANTA (May 3, 2016)- The nation’s largest trade show for the souvenir industry returns to the Las Vegas Convention Center with an expanded selection and a new Sunday- Wednesday date pattern. Held September 18-21, 2016 in South Hall 3-4, the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show grows by more than 10 percent to bring retailers 1300+ booths filled with the latest introductions from every major and new souvenir/resort supplier. Special spotlights on Made in America resources, the Hawaii Pavilion, education and networking events round out the extensive offerings.
“Now entering its 11th year, the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Show kicks off the industry’s buying season,” explains Donna Guess, vice president, souvenir, Urban Expositions. “From a relaxed, fun atmosphere conducive to the relationship -building that is so important in this sector to an unrivaled selection developed with the unique needs of the resort/destination buyer in mind, this has truly become the 'can’t miss' event for anyone in the business."
2016 show highlights include:
Sunday, September 18
Tour of Trends: Personal Care & Lifestyle Products | 2:30-3:30 PM
Hosted By: Allan Share, president, Day Spa Association and Patti Biro, Patti Biro and Associates
Monday, September 19
Credit Card Processing 101: Is Your Business Paying Too Much To Accept Credit Cards | 10:30-11:30 AM
Hosted By: Frank Bernacke, Business Development, CardConnect
Conservation Seminar & Buying Tour: Can Conservation Commerce Drive Your Mission while Driving Sales? | 1:00-2:00 PM
Speaker: Tommy Brown, Retail Manager & Buyer, Saint Louis Zoo
For exhibitor information, contact Lisa Glosson, Urban Expositions, 1690 Roberts Blvd, NW, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Phone -678.285.3976, fax – 678.285.7469, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For show information or to pre-register, attendees call 800.318.2238 or visit www.lvsouvenirshow.com.
Show Fast Facts
When: Sunday – Wednesday, September 18-21, 2016
Hours: 9 am – 5 pm Sunday – Tuesday; 9 am -2 pm Wednesday
Where: Las Vegas Convention Center, Hall S 3-4, 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109
ABOUT URBAN EXPOSITIONS
Based in Kennesaw, GA and founded in 1995, Urban Expositions produces and manages a portfolio of 40 events serving nine industry sectors, including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Apparel, Aviation, Halloween | Party, Foodservice, Pet and Gaming. Urban also produces Airport Revenue News, a publication focusing on the airport concession industry. In addition to its Kennesaw, GA headquarters, Urban has offices in Shelton, CT, Boca Raton, FL, and is represented by employees in California, Colorado and Illinois. www.urban-expo.com | 800.318.2238.