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PGA Fall Expo exceeding expectations

12.15am 20th August 2007 - Exhibitions & Conferences

The PGA Fall Expo, which was redesigned and moved to Mandalay Bay last year, is experiencing an increase in pre-registered attendees and exhibitors across all categories for the 10-12 September industry showcase in Las Vegas.

Overall pre-registration numbers have increased by 44 percent in comparison to last year five weeks before the event and could push industry attendance well past the 4,000 mark on site. Influential golf retailers, PGA golf professionals and buyers will preview the latest golf merchandise from a combination of golf’s market leaders plus nearly 200 exhibitors who do not exhibit at the annual PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando.

Similarly, the number of participating manufacturers has grown 14 percent over last year at this time with the top names in golf manufacturing returning to push participating companies over the 400 mark. Companies such as Callaway Golf, Nike Golf, Bobby Jones, Greg Norman, MacGregor, Cutter & Buck, Bridgestone, Club Car, EZ Go, Yamaha and more are counting on the PGA Fall Expo to reach influential Expo buyers, 86 percent whom do not typically attend the industry s annual PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando.

Additionally, the new Demo Day component of the 2nd Annual PGA Fall Expo Golf Tournament has been a resounding pre-event success with more than 50 exhibitors signed on to demonstrate product attributes within the practice facility and vendor village at the Royal Links Golf Club from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday, 10th September.

PGA members and golf industry professionals can register, make travel arrangements and hotel reservations for the 2007 PGA Fall Expo online at or by calling 1-800-840-5628.

The PGA Fall Expo, organized in partnership with The PGA of America, is one of four leading golf trade shows in PGA Worldwide Golf Exhibitions global golf portfolio including the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando; the Ontario PGA Golf Merchandise Show in Toronto, Canada; and the PGA Merchandise Show of Australia in Queensland.

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