The American Rental Affiliation reschedules 2021 present, cancels 2022 presentadmin
To accommodate the shift to a fall 2021 present, ARA has canceled The ARA Present 2022, which was deliberate to happen in Anaheim, California.
The ARA Present is the biggest gear and occasion rental commerce present and conference on this planet. It options rental-specific schooling, networking occasions and gear for all three market segments: building/industrial, normal instrument/mild building and occasion/particular occasion. The subsequent present might be ARA’s sixty fifth.
“The security and vitality of the rental neighborhood is our prime precedence,” mentioned Tony Conant, ARA CEO. “We consulted with our members, monitored all of the main sources of well being info, and labored carefully with conference middle companions, town of New Orleans, and lots of others in an effort to make sure a clear, secure and important present in February. When it turned clear that the pandemic wouldn’t permit us to soundly host the kind of occasion our rental neighborhood expects, we tailored — simply as our trade has all through a resilient 2020.”
The ARA Present is an occasion that rental companies rely upon to purchase and promote gear, uncover new developments, get schooling, and construct relationships yearly. With security and enterprise wants of members in thoughts, ARA determined to reschedule The ARA Present for later in 2021, quite than cancel the present totally. That compromise led to the cancellation of the 2022 occasion. ARA is exploring choices for a targeted purchaser/vendor showcase in 2022 to bridge the hole between reveals.
After opting to maneuver The ARA Present 2021 to the autumn, ARA opened its seek for a bunch metropolis and venue. Affiliation management recognized the chance to carry the present in Las Vegas — lengthy a favourite vacation spot of attendees — for the primary time since 2013.
“We’re all disillusioned that we’re unable to get collectively in February, however we’re excited in regards to the deliberate return to Las Vegas,” Conant mentioned. “ARA is dedicated to offering a 2021 occasion with the schooling, merchandise, networking, and know-how our members must place themselves for the longer term. The all-around worth the present offers might be extra essential than ever.”