Marketplace Events creates vibrant expositions connecting enthusiasts with experts, products and services in dynamic face-to-face environments. The company produces 42 consumer shows in the home and garden category (28 in the US and 14 in Canada) as well as a Holiday Boutique in Kansas City and the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo), a new trade and consumer show for the motorcycle industry. AIMExpo is the first event to be produced by the company’s new Trade Show Division. The 44 combined events attract more than 15,000 exhibitors, 1.5 million attendees and another 1.7 million unique web visitors annually. From 15 offices, the 120-person staff produces some of the most successful and longest-running shows in North America, including market-leading home shows in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Orlando and Minneapolis–some of which have thrived in their markets for more than 75 years.
Marketplace Events to Launch Three Additional Home Shows in Canada | Two events to be added in Ottawa, one in Edmonton
CLEVELAND, OHIO — April 7, 2014 — Marketplace Events, North America's largest home show producer, has contracted with the E&Y Centre in Ottawa to produce two additional home shows there in 2015, 2016 and beyond. Additionally, the company will launch a fall home show at the Edmonton EXPO Centre, starting in 2015. Press Release
Marketplace Events Acquires Edmonton Renovation Show
CLEVELAND, OHIO — March 21, 2014 — Marketplace Events, North America's largest home show producer, announced today it has purchased the Renovation Show in Edmonton, AB from Young Marketing Services Inc. The show is held annually in January at the Edmonton EXPO Centre at Northlands. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. This will be the company's second annual show operating in the Edmonton market. Press Release
Marketplace Events Acquires Two Home Shows in Raleigh, N.C.
CLEVELAND – March 4, 2014 – Marketplace Events, North America's largest home show producer, announced today it has purchased two annual home shows in Raleigh, N.C. from American Consumer Shows (ACS). Both shows, one in the spring and the other in the fall, are held at the Raleigh Convention Center. Press Release
Marketplace Events Acquires Home Shows in Kansas City, Launches Fall Show in Birmingham
Home Show leader grows its portfolio with strategic additions SOLON, Ohio – August 19, 2013 – Marketplace Events announced today it has purchased three home shows in Kansas City from Patrick Riha Productions and is also launching a fall home show in Birmingham, Ala. Press Release