ISS Expo 2014: Visual Highlights From the Self-Storage Industry's Biggest Show of the Year
They want more! That's the first observation that can be made about industry professionals coming off of the 2014 Inside Self-Storage World Expo, which took place March 30 to April 2 at the Paris Hotel & Resort in Las Vegas. This year's event drew thousands of attendees from around the globe, who voraciously enjoyed seminars, workshops, social events, and product and service exhibits. Not only was attendance at an all-time high, experiencing 18 percent year-over-year growth, 65 percent of participants were first-time attendees.
“This is was hands down one of our best shows in recent years,” said Troy Bix, vice president of Inside Self-Storage. “The industry is drawing new investors and development is heating up. Plus, owners and managers are improving revenue through smarter business strategies.”
The ISS Expo continues to be the best place for education and information, not just in the United States, but internationally. This year’s event boasted participants from 25 countries including Bahrain, China, Guatemala, Namibia, Singapore and Venezuela. The attraction? Access to the industry's top experts, seminars, workshops, networking and exhibits.
"The sessions help you view our industry through all eyes, owners to management, and that allows us to respect and appreciate the opportunities we all have to make our businesses even stronger," said J.B. Sills, manager of A Plus Storage in Spring Hill, Tenn.
View the image gallery to see hot happenings and highlights from the industry's largest conference and tradeshow of the year! If you missed it, you can still enjoy the benefit of education via recorded DVD sessions. Choose from 31 individual sessions and nine discount packages in the ISS Store.