SmithBucklin Tops TSNN’s 50 Fastest-Growing Trade Shows List With More Client Shows Recognized Than Any Other Company

SmithBucklin Also The Only Association Management Company With Shows On List

CHICAGO--()--SmithBucklin, the association management and services company more organizations turn to than any other, is pleased to announce that four of its client organizations’ shows are on the 2013 50 Fastest–growing Trade Shows list compiled by Trade Show News Network (TSNN) – more than any other company. SmithBucklin is also the only association management company with client organization shows on the list, according to TSNN.

"It's quite a feat that four shows managed by SmithBucklin snagged spots on the 2013 TSNN Top 50 Fastest-growing Trade Shows list,” said Rachel Wimberly, TSNN president.

“We are honored to manage these leading industry events,” said David Weil, vice president of Event Services. “At SmithBucklin, we work hard to help our client organizations grow and achieve enduring success. By leveraging our extraordinary people, resource base, leading practices, buying power and infrastructure, our talented teams produce world-class events for our client organizations.”

The following SmithBucklin-managed events, representing both full-service and outsourcing services client organizations, were among the 2013 TSNN 50 Fastest-growing Trade Shows:

  • America’s Beauty Show®
  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering – 2012 Annual Conference & Exhibition
  • Dscoop7
  • KeHE Summer Selling Show

The 50 Fastest-growing Trade Shows were chosen based on attendance and square footage growth rates from 2010 to 2012. All four SmithBucklin client organizations’ shows will be honored at the 4th Annual TSNN Awards: Celebrating Trade Show Excellence held Nov. 1-3 in Reno, Nev.

The four shows are also among the ten SmithBucklin-managed shows recognized as part of the 2012 TSNN Top 250 Trade Shows list which was released in April.

About SmithBucklin

SmithBucklin is the association management and services company more organizations turn to than any other. Founded in 1949, the company’s mission is to drive growth for its client organizations and provide uncompromised stewardship for their long-term prosperity. SmithBucklin provides full-service management and high-impact specialized services to trade associations, professional societies, technology user groups, corporations, government institutes/agencies and other nonprofit organizations. SmithBucklin’s offices are located in Chicago, Washington, D.C., Old Lyme, Conn., St. Louis, St. Paul, Minn. and San Ramon, Calif. and the SmithBucklin + MCI Worldwide Partnership provides client organizations with seamless association and event management services from more than 40 offices throughout the world. The company is 100 percent employee-owned. For more information, please visit or call 1-800-539-9740.


Wendy Rake, +1.312.673.5778

Release Summary

Four SmithBucklin client organizations' shows are among the 2013 50 Fastest-growing Trade Shows in attendance and net square footage recognized by Trade Show News Network (TSNN).


Wendy Rake, +1.312.673.5778