The Rental Show, organized by the American Rental Association (ARA) saw attendance increase for the fourth straight year. The total number of attendees increased to 5,365 from 2,480 rental businesses.
The show was held this year at The Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas from February 10th through the 13th and hosted attendees from across the U.S. and Canada and more than 40 countries.
“Overall, The Rental Show reflects where this industry is headed. Everyone anticipated a great show because of the attitude, tone and urgency we’ve seen from attendees on buying equipment,” Christine Wehrman, CEO of the ARA, said in a prepared statement. “Everything about the show was positive this year. The Events & Tents program on Saturday and the seminar day on Sunday were huge successes. Our sessions honoring our volunteer leaders were highly regarded and enjoyed by everyone.”
The show announced that it will be holding next year’s event February 9th through the 12th at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.