Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
After a period of slow growth and diminished corporate spending plagued industry operators, trade show and event planners will experience improved conditions over the next five years. With domestic travel on the rise and a return of corporate profit, more individuals will attend trade shows and conventions again. Nevertheless, the growth of online events may limit future growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The geographic breakdown of this event planning industry is generally in accordance with the number of businesses and facilities that can hold trade shows and conventions in a given region. In general, the top regions contain cities with wide entertainment and tourism appeal.
The West is the largest region for the Trade Show and Conference Planning industry, accounting for an estimated 24.1% of total industry establishments. This is largely due to the significant number of tourist and business travel destinations in the region, including Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Anaheim, CA. The region is well populated and this area of this country is also less susceptible to seasonality, as weather is typically safe for travel and conducive to tourism throughout the year... purchase to read more