often tell us of the useful tool or accessory they saw at the show but did not
know about previously.
Also, exhibitors may be interested
in selling a machine displayed at the
show rather than shipping it back to
their main office, if it hasn’t been sold
already. This is more common than
you might think, and good deals can
be had. It doesn’t hurt to ask.
Include someone from your team
who has never been to the show before.
They’ll probably welcome the opportunity to travel. Maybe they’ve never
been to Las Vegas. Their experience
can also give others a fresh perspective.
Look over the list of the College of
Woodworking Knowledge seminars
and see which are the most useful for
your business. The best AWFS Fair
experience would be to combine the
exhibit floor time with several educa-
Don’t be afraid to make contact
with other woodworkers. There will be
thousands in town for AWFS Fair. Say
hello to the person next to you in line.
You might have a lot in common. No
social network can compete with this
kind of personal interaction.
See the companies involved in
the Visionary Awards. You can learn
about the finalists before arriving at
the show, and see the actual winners.
These developments are important for
Go ahead and plan, but leave some
time for fun. That’s why most people
go to Las Vegas.
Consult our show coverage in
this special pre-show planner, go to
woodworkingnetwork.com for more
updates, or direct to www.awfsfair.org.
There’s only one way to get the full
benefit of AWFS Fair, and that’s to be
We encourage everyone to consider
attending this important event.
If you don’t attend, you will not be
current and up-to-date on what’s happening in the industry.
You’d have to travel around the
country over a period of many weeks to
get the education that will be offered
at AWFS Fair in a few days.✚
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