Latest News With a Nod to the Past, Show Organizers See a Bright Future By Staff Saturday, October 5, 2013 3:00 PM RELATED CONTENT 25 Years and Counting—A Look Back at Vision Expo West Vision Expo West Sets the Stage for Optical Industry Honors Party Time at Vision Expo West 2013 Show Daily for October 5, 2013 VM’s dba LIVE Event Explores Technological Advances in Optical Retailing Show Daily for October 4, 2013 Vision Expo West Gets the 'Party' Started Show Daily Shots for Oct. 2: CE Program, Booth Setup, Special Events Show Daily for October 3, 2013 Robust Continuing Education Program Continues to Deliver LAS VEGAS—With the 25th anniversary celebration as a backdrop, Vision Expo West entered its second day of brisk business with unaudited attendance numbers indicating that show attendance is tracking ahead of last year, according to show organizers. "International Vision Expo is unlike any other show in the world and we owe it all to our loyal attendees, exhibitors, and industry partners," said Courtney Muller, group vice president for Reed Exhibitions. "After 25 years, our founding exhibitors have become family. The same companies are still supporting our shows in the same way and our partnership with The Vision Council is stronger than ever. “International Vision Expo is a solid brand that has evolved as the industry has evolved,” said Deborah Castor, vice president of trade shows and meetings for The Vision Council. “We're committed to bringing you the most innovative products, technologies and comprehensive solutions to help your businesses grow and flourish. The key is actively listening to our attendees and exhibitors and adapting to meet the changing needs of our industry. If it wasn't for that, we probably would not be around." To read today’s copy of the Show Daily Digital Edition, click here.