The final programme and schedule of events for the 2011 PGA Expo is attracting top vendors, influential buyers and industry leaders to build a marketplace packed with merchandise sourcing, product testing and professional development, August 22-24, in Las Vegas.
Thousands of influential PGA Professionals, buyers and industry leaders representing top golf destinations, renowned golf clubs, golf retail stores, mass merchandisers and golf organizations are expected to attend and take advantage of a robust schedule of 200-plus exhibits, product demonstrations, education seminars, industry presentations and professional networking events. 30% of the exhibitors are new to the show.
The industry gathering, now in its 27th year, begins with a new Demo Night and industry party on Monday, August 22, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Callaway Golf Center, just off the famous Las Vegas Strip.
Exhibits, education seminars and special events will take place at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino on Tuesday, August 23, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Wednesday, August 24, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Returning to the apparel industry’s “Fashion Week” and the Venetian ballroom, the PGA Expo is positioned at the center of the MAGIC™, MODA™, MRket®, and ACCESSORIES: The Show®* events.
“Each year we work hand-in-hand with The PGA of America, PGA Professionals and industry leaders to build an event that will provide educational, networking and product sourcing opportunities to move the business of golf forward,” said PGA Expo Industry Vice President John McGeary. “We are especially pleased that in 2011, the PGA Expo is welcoming back influential business leaders and enticing newcomers to join us for what we expect to be a vibrant marketplace.”
Advance registration for the 2011 PGA Expo is open to industry professionals online at www.pgaexpo.com The PGA Expo is a trade industry-only event. Onsite registration is available at the Venetian Ballroom with proper golf industry credentials.