IMEX America Attendance, App Use, Up in 2014
IMEX America, which took place Oct. 14-16 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, attracted a record number of hosted buyers and exhibitors, according to IMEX chairman Ray Bloom. This year, 2,900 hosted buyers were available for appointments at the show. As M&C reported earlier this week, the show also attracted 2,900 exhibiting companies, an increase of 13 percent from the 2013 show. In a press conference Thursday afternoon, Bloom also reported that total downloads of the IMEX app had risen to 5,450, a 22 percent increase over last year’s number.