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Tradeshows, Madras and Custom Knifework - 2/19/13

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by StyleforumRobot, Feb 19, 2013.

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    Sam Ben-Avraham Launching New Trade Show

    Sam Ben-Avraham, the founder of Advanster Communications and the Project tradeshow, announced this week plans to launch a new menswear tradeshow, Libery Fairs, to be held in Las Vegas this August with 250 brands. Avraham sold Avanster in 2005 for $38 million, and had been prevented by a non-compete agreement that expired last month from working on another tradeshow. Liberty Fairs will feature an innovative booth design, with a wider frontage than most standard tradeshow setups, and lower sidewalls, allowing visitors to see the entire tradeshow floor when standing.

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