Now it’s getting down to hours before the annual pilgrimage to
Las Vegas for our trade show – AAPEX.
Miles of show floor space to walk in the Sands Expo Center
visiting exhibitors and seeing new products.
Dozens of receptions to reconnect with colleagues and meet new
Endless meetings to pitch and be pitched about new programs and
Dinners ending way too late at night, followed by way too early
If this sounds grueling and tiring, it is. But what it really
is, is enjoyable, entertaining, educational, productive and profitable. It’s
face-to-face time with the players in the industry with whom everyone wants to
This is the experience for which thousands of our association
members are preparing, whether they are working their booths or looking for
products to buy. And I’m pleased and proud to say that this year there are more
exhibitors, more booths and more buyers at AAPEX than ever before. Ever!
Many thanks to the individuals at our member companies and all
companies from around the world who are preparing to participate in the AAPEX