Record numbers for this year’s IAAPA
Official figures show a 12 per cent buyer attendance increase
IAAPA announced a record attendance of 39,000 at this year’s IAAPA Attractions Expo 2017.
According to the trade body, some 25,300 buyers, which included attractions industry owners, presidents, general managers, directors, and other industry professionals, attended this year’s Expo – a 12 per cent increase in buyer attendance over 2016.
“The success of this year’s show is a true testament to the continued growth and strength of attractions around the world,” said Paul Noland, IAAPA president and CEO. “Achieving this record-breaking attendance as we kick off IAAPA’s 100th anniversary celebration is a remarkable milestone in our association’s history. We thank all of our attendees, exhibitors, members, and sponsors for their support. We can’t wait to see what’s on the horizon for our dynamic industry — the best is yet to come.”