New York's Top 100 Events
New York, New York (Vocus) January 16, 2009
BizBash , the leading trade media publisher for the event planning industry, released its eighth annual list of "New York's Top 100 Events" today. Among the top events in the Sports Events category are Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and N.F.L. Draft.
The BizBash editorial team ranked 100 events in 13 categories, identifying the most noteworthy and important events in nine industries, including fashion, media, advertising, public relations, and art.
Here are the top events in the Sports Events category:
1. U.S. Open
2. ING New York City Marathon
3. N.F.L. Draft
4. N.B.A. Draft
5. Belmont Stakes
6. Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
These events are carefully vetted by BizBash editors and industry experts for relevance and importance, economic impact on the city, and innovative style.
"In a city that leads the world in fashion, finance, media, and advertising--to name a few--it takes something special to stand out. BizBash's annual list highlights the parties, trade shows, benefits, and parades that draw media buzz, tourism dollars, and top players in their field. … Although the wobbly economy is likely to have serious implications for every host here, you can bet these festivities will continue to draw attention in 2009," reads the editorial introducing the feature.
About BizBash Media
Since its founding in 2000, BizBash Media has become the event industry's leading source for inspiration, smart marketing strategies, and useful tools, helping to revolutionize the ways event professionals get ideas and connect with each other. Online and in print, BizBash serves six major markets: in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Florida, and Washington, D.C. The BizBash National Venue Guide covers an additional 16 markets. BizBash also hosts event planner expos in New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. For more information, visit http://www.bizbash.com.
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