2018 EXPO | August 19-22

Exhibitor Info 2019

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The 27th Annual Gentlemen’s Club EXPO convention and tradeshow will be held  August 11-14, 2019 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The backbone of the Annual EXPO is the Tradeshow which runs on days one and two (Monday and Tuesday) of the EXPO; with management workshops, panel sessions, and evening events all three days: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

In keeping with the industry that we cover, there is a very casual, party-like atmosphere to the Tradeshow—think cocktails, music and constant activity throughout.  To reserve your Tradeshow booth space, please call Kris Kay or Caroline Ashe at the ED Publications offices at (727) 726-3592.

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The Tradeshow will be held in the Celebrity Ballroom on the second floor of Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, across from the EXPO Registration Desk and Panel Session rooms. Each 10-by-10 booth includes a six-foot table, two chairs, a company sign and two EXPO badges (a $718 value). The hall is carpeted. Planet Hollywood is located at 3667 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV, 89109; (866) 919-7472; www.caesars.com/planet-hollywood

button reserve 2019 TRADESHOW HOURS:

Sunday, Aug. 11 5 pm-10 pm Large Booth set-up
Monday, Aug. 12 7 am-2 pm Booth set-up
Monday, Aug. 12 2 pm-6 pm Tradeshow Open
Tuesday, Aug. 13 1 pm-5 pm Tradeshow Open
Tuesday, Aug. 13 6 pm-10 pm Booth tear-down
Wednesday, Aug. 14 9 am-Noon Booth tear-down
“I’ve been to all of the EXPOs and this year showed a real upturn in quality buyers. As a ATM vendor we can face some serious competition in the market but this year we saw some great traffic on both days of the tradeshow. We’re looking forward to seeing where exactly EXPO will be next year.” 
Richard Bantock, Tampa Biz Brokers/All American ATMs

We Give Our Club EXPO Exhibitors More Than Just Booth Space

When a vendor makes some great sales at the Annual Gentlemen’s Club EXPO, the only one happier than the vendor is us.
And for a selfish reason. A vendor who makes sales at an industry tradeshow is going to come back to that tradeshow. Which is why we at ED Publications go the extra mile to get as much attention as possible from club owners, general managers and other buyers for those companies that exhibit at EXPO. Here are just a few ways we do it:

we give more 6Each exhibitor’s company name, company logo, website and booth number is listed in the Confirmed Exhibitors Section of our convention website, www.theEDexpo.com  Click here for a look at the companies that will be exhibiting at EXPO 2019 this Aug. 11-14 at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

we give more 1Exhibitors are given ED’s mailing list of 4,000 emails of club owners and general managers to email them in advance and invite them to their booth at the EXPO. And Exhibitors are announced in ED’s weekly e-Newsletter to the industry as they sign up for the show.

we give more 3Exhibitors are listed with their contact information in the printed EXPO Program Guide handed out at the show to all of the attendees.

we give more 2Exhibitors are mentioned from the Tradeshow Mainstage with their booth numbers and what unique products and services attendees can find at their booths. The Tradeshow Mainstage and the shout-outs to exhibitors are done both days of the Tradeshow.

we give more 4Exhibitor photos run in the EXPO recap issues of ED Magazine after the show.



The cost for a single 10-by-10 Basic Booth is $2,190, and the cost for a Premium Booth with preferred placement is $2,490.  Each booth includes a complimentary six-foot table, two chairs, a company sign and two EXPO badges (a $718 value).  You can purchase up to two additional badges per 10-by-10 booth at a discounted price of $250 per badge.  Those badges must be pre-purchased by July 1; after that date, all badges are sold at the regular price of $359 per person.  A signed contract and 50 percent deposit are required to reserve your booth space.  However, only full payment guarantees your booth space.


Booth spaces always go quickly for the EXPO Tradeshow, so please take a minute to look over the Tradeshow Floorplan above, pick out a preferred booth spot and call call Kris Kay or Caroline Ashe today at (727) 726-3592 or email kris@EDpublications.com or caroline@EDpublications.com to reserve your booth space.


Each 10-by-10 booth comes with a complimentary 6-foot table, two chairs, a wastebasket, a small company sign, and two EXPO badges (a $718 value). The hall is already carpeted.


There is no charge from Planet Hollywood to hand out “sample sizes” of food or nonalcoholic beverages (one ounce for food and two ounces for beverages). If you are handing out alcoholic beverages, please read the EXPO 2019 Liquor Advisory. To reserve a Planet Hollywood bartender, to check on corkage and service fees, or to order ice or other related items, please contact Randee Busch, Program Coordinator at Planet Hollywood, at (866) 919-7472, rbusch@planethollywood.com


To make changes to your booth paperwork (adding names of people working your booth, address changes, to pay by credit card, etc.) call Teresa Tearno at (727) 726-3592 or email her at Teresa@EDpublications.com.


Reach the buyers at the 2019 Gentlemen’s Club EXPO by being included in the Official EXPO Program Guide distributed to all convention attendees.  This program will contain everything attendees need to know about the EXPO, including an up-to-date agenda of events; the Tradeshow map; a list of Tradeshow exhibitors and seminar/workshop speakers; a list of 2019 ED’s Award Nominees; and the Awards Show program.  At a very convenient size— 5” x 7”—the 2019 EXPO Program Guide will fit right into attendees’ pockets! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to promote your business to convention guests, and take advantage of our lowest ad rates ever: a Full-page ad only $500 (special price for EXPO Exhibitors, includes free business logo with Exhibitor listing); or a Full-page ad for $800 if you are not attending the EXPO. Call Kris Kay or Caroline Ashe at (727) 726-3592 to reserve your ad space in the EXPO 2019 Program Guide.


If you are going to exhibit at the EXPO 2019 Tradeshow, why limit your promotional exposure just to the days of the Tradeshow?  Let us promote your company every day from now until the show dates by listing your company name, company logo, website URL and EXPO 2019 booth numbers in our Confirmed Exhibitors Section on this website.  To be listed and enjoy 24/7 exposure to the industry, just send back your signed booth contract and payment (either full payment or 50 percent down payment).  You can fax your exhibitor contract with your credit card info to us at (727) 712-8282; mail the signed contract in with a check; or call Teresa Tearno in our finance department at (727) 726-3592 and take care of it over the phone.  We are also promoting Confirmed Exhibitors in the huge slideshow on the home page of this website and announcing each Confirmed Exhibitor in our weekly ED email newsletters.  So reserve your booth today and let us start promoting your company and your presence at EXPO 2019!


thumb Branding-Tips Page 1thumb 2015 Exhibitor-Tips Page 1ED Publications wants to do everything it can to make sure that you and your company have a productive and successful experience at our Annual Gentlemen's Club EXPO. Here, you’ll find five tips that will assist you to have the most substantial impact possible at the multi-billion-dollar adult nightclub industry’s only national convention. These tips are based on 25 years of convention and tradeshow production experience: In short, we’ve seen  what works—and what doesn’t—especially as it relates to this industry. 
Why are we doing this?  It’s simple: Your success is our success! 
Download all the tips by clicking the images!


Planet Hollywood Resort Casino Logos 2Book your room online at https://book.passkey.com/go/SMEDP9 or by calling (866) 317-1829 and requesting the “Gentlemen’s Club EXPO 2019” special rate. The room rate is $79 a night Sunday through Wednesday (and is $209 for Saturday since it is a weekend night). Ask about special rates for suites in several sizes.

EXPO 2018
    • Location

      Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
      Las Vegas, NV
      August | 19-22 | 2018

      Monday -
      Panels – Noon – 2PM
      Tradeshow – 2PM – 6PM
      Tuesday -
      Panels – 10AM – 1PM
      Tradeshow – 1PM – 5PM
      Wednesday -
      Panels – 10AM – 2PM

    • Title Sponsors

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