Chairman of the IMEX Group and inventor of the hosted-buyer program, Ray Bloom is busy preparing to launch his trade show model in the United States: IMEX America, designed for North American planners of international meetings, is set for October 11–13, 2011, at the Sands Expo & Convention Center at The Venetian/The Palazzo in Las Vegas. Bloom is building upon his successful history with IMEX Frankfurt, which in May 2010 welcomed 3,800 hosted buyers to Messe Frankfurt. For exhibitors, the
IMEX is Coming to America
A conversation with IMEX Chairman Ray Bloom.