StonExpo has aligned itself with Marmomacc and rebranded the annual trade fair as StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas.
“In the past three years, StonExpo has experienced 95% growth.
Now with the united strength of the StonExpo and Marmomacc brands, this event
will be propelled into a global market. The combination of resources between
Marmomacc and StonExpo will bring extraordinary value to the industry and
participants of future events” stated Galen Poss, Hanley Wood Exhibitions
president. “This is a big win for the North American stone community,” Poss
“We are excited about expanding the Marmomacc brand and
increasing our exposure and visibility in North America,” said Flavio Piva, market
director and co-director general of Veronafiere. “Our previous endorsement
agreements with StonExpo have proven successful and mutually beneficial and we
feel confident this new arrangement will only continue to strengthen both of
these leading events.”
StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas is owned and produced by Hanley
Wood Exhibitions and will be held October 15-18, 2008 at the Mandalay Bay
Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Marmomacc is owned and organized by Veronafiere, held annually
in Verona - Italy. Its 43rd edition will be held October 2-5, 2008.