05 May 2011 12:05:24
Penton Media's WasteExpo announces record number of exhibitors
Stamford, CT (May 4, 2011)—A record 575 exhibitors will be at Penton Media's WasteExpo 2011, which will take place on May 9–12 at the Dallas Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.
The show will include 175 new companies that are exhibiting at WasteExpo. In all, the exhibit hall will feature more than 90 categories of products and services, including balers, business services, compactors, computer software, containers, fleet safety, hazardous waste equipment and services, hydraulic components, landfill equipment and services, loaders, material handling, medical and infectious waste, odor control equipment, recycling equipment and companies, recycling systems, refuse and recycling equipment, refuse truck bodies and chassis, safety equipment, shredders, tires, trailers, transportation management logistics, truck equipment, waste services companies, waste-to-energy products and services, wireless communications, and more.
"We are excited to offer the solid waste and recycling community such a vast offering of suppliers in one location," stated Rita Ugianskis, managing director of Penton's waste industry group. "WasteExpo continues to be the gathering place for the entire waste community and we are honored to be able to provide a record number of exhibitors to our attendees."
"Despite the economy, WasteExpo is playing host to 575 of the solid waste and recycling industry’s leading suppliers," said Marc Acampora, show manager and sales director for WasteExpo. "It will be a memorable event for the industry and we’re looking forward to welcoming our exhibitors and attendees in Dallas."
WasteExpo has positioned itself as the leading facilitator of knowledge in the solid waste and recycling industry. This has been accomplished through 43 years of showcasing the latest practices, trends and technology and partnering with leading industry service providers. WasteExpo is the largest event in North America serving the $75 billion solid waste and recycling industry. The event features a comprehensive educational program comprised of 40 conference sessions and workshops as well as an exhibit hall featuring 575 of the industry's leading exhibitors.
About Penton Media
As a leading, independent, business-to-business media company, Penton knows business and how to create and disseminate the vital content that moves markets. Penton is where professionals turn to gain the critical insight, expert analysis, and relevant connections needed to compete and succeed. Headquartered in New York City, the privately held company is owned by MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP, and its co-investors.