Trade Show News Network last week released its latest TSNN Top 250 Trade Show rankings of the largest shows in the United States for 2011. The Rental Show was No. 99.
TSNN rankings are based on net square footage of exhibit space. The Rental Show 2011, held Feb. 27 – March 2 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, occupied 219,400 net square feet of exhibit space. There were 610 exhibiting companies.
Las Vegas was the most popular location city on the TSNN Top 250, with 55 shows held there including the top two — ConExpo-Con/Agg and the International Consumer Electronics Show.
TSNN is a leading online resource for the trade show, exhibition and event industry. Its website, www.TSNN.com, owns and operates an event database that contains data about more than 19,500 trade shows, exhibitions, public events and conferences. This is the second year for the TSNN Top 250 Trade Show rankings.
The American Rental Association is an international trade association for the owners of equipment rental businesses and the manufacturers and suppliers of construction/industrial, general tool and party/event rental equipment.