If you've ever had a hectic week at work, you probably start thinking of ways to unwind over the weekend. Sometimes it's a trip to the mall or seeing a movie that has just come out. During the most-stress inducing week, your plans may include a bar or even a nightclub.
As your work-week ends, your favorite bar or nightclub's work-week is just beginning. They have spent the majority of the week you spent working preparing for the larger crowds that tend to dominate Friday and Saturday night.
The bar and nightclub industry, which according to Hoovers is 45,000 companies strong, is a $20 billion/year industry. These numbers are sure to increase during the more economical 2013.
The Mecca of Nightclub and Bar industry information is the Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show. Taking place in party capitol of the United States (Las Vegas) the trade show features workshops and classes on various aspects to operating a successful bar or nightclub - using social media, selecting drink selections, bartending expertise and even selecting the right DJ for your nightclub. The events are from March 13-March 14 2012.
The Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show will feature some huge names making appearances. Rapper 50 Cent will be promoting his Street King Energy Drink while former NBA star Dennis Rodman will be promoting his hangover preventative GTOX. In a different vein, Toby Keith will be showcasing his Wild Shot Mezcal Tequila. Lil Jon and Ne-Yo will be performing at trade-show sponsored events.
The Keynote speakers are experts in the industry. Celebrity Pauly Shore and Spike TV host of "Bar Rescue" Jon Taffer will deliver speeches that are sure to have the best advice for your nightclub or bar.
The sponsors will be in full-swing at the event with names like Coca-Cola, MillerCoors, [Jim] Beam, Malibu Red, Modern Line Furniture and Snapple/Dr. Pepper. Each company will have a sizable display showcasing their products for those that are interested.
If you are intending to network at this event, be sure to bring a few promotional Bic Magnet Business Cards. You will have a great success marketing your brand with these magnets.