FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 1, 2015
Ann Marie Cumming
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), producers of NAB Show and NAB Show New York, today announced that verified attendance at the 2015 NAB Show New York reached a record 7,206 industry professionals. The newly branded NAB Show New York (formally CCW featuring SATCON) was held November 11 – 12 at the Javits Convention Center and is the largest media, entertainment and satellite communications technology conference and exposition on the East Coast.
This figure represents an 11 percent increase over 2014 verified attendance of 6,493. JD Events, the previous organizer of CCW+SATCON, reported attendance reached a record 6,917 in 2013.
NAB unveiled the new logo and tagline for NAB Show New York, “The Essence of NAB. The Power of NYC,” at the opening of this year’s event. The new brand reflects an expanded focus that leverages the strength and penetration of NAB Show for an enhanced attendee and exhibitor experience.
“The positive attendance trend is an indicator of the great potential that NAB Show New York holds,” said NAB Executive Vice President, Conventions and Business Operations Chris Brown. “And now with the renowned NAB Show brand behind it, we see tremendous opportunity to build new partnerships, enhance our focus and continue to grow this event in New York’s unique and thriving media market.”
About NAB Show New York
Produced by the National Association of Broadcasters and co-located with InfoComm Connections, NAB Show New York will be held November 9-10, 2016 at the Javits Convention Center. With more than 7,200 attendees and 300 exhibitors, NAB Show New York showcases the best in next-generation technology for media, entertainment and telecom professionals with conferences and workshops focused on television, film, satellite, online video, live events, corporate A/V, production and post. For complete details, visit www.ccwexpo.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
Article Courtesy NAB