ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orange County Convention Center, the massive economic engine of the International Drive tourist district, is running a $5.6 million deficit five months into its fiscal year, the biggest such gap for that period in at least five years.
SAN DIEGO – When Comic-Con International rolls into the San Diego Convention Center in 2015, late night talk show host Conan O’Brien will host his show there.
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. – 3D Exhibits continued a three-year tradition by concluding EXHIBITOR2014 with a $15,000 donation to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas.
When I first came to McCormick Place in 1989 as CEO of the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, the neighborhood surrounding the convention center was pretty desolate at night. A vibrant residential community has grown up around the center in the intervening 25 years, although so far without much retail or entertainment.
SPRINGFIELD, Va. – Walton County Tourist Development Council has increased awareness of its sugar-white beaches by bringing its popular destination to the people, with an award-winning, immersive exhibit built by Nomadic Display.
LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Sands Corp. is donating $7 million to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, according to Trade Show Executive.
GREENWICH, Conn. – Global Pet Expo, the pet industry’s largest annual trade show, took place March 12-14 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., recording record numbers in several areas. The show was so successful that management announced it will continue its run in Orlando for the next five years.
ATLANTA – Sleek, sophisticated design, panoramic video and immersive activity drove judges to select Expotechnik as Best of Show, Small Booth at EXHIBITOR2014.