Experience

PPEF Glen Holt And Fran Ford Memorial Tournament

  • Starts: January 14, 2019 9:00 AM
  • Ends: January 14, 2019 2:30 PM
  • Where: Bali Hail Golf Club, Las Vegas, NV

Join us Monday, January 14, 2019 for the PPEF Glen Holt Scholarship Golf Invitational at Bali Hai Golf Club in Las Vegas to raise money for the industry's educational foundation. In 2018, 31 foursomes raised more than $50,000 for scholarships which will be given to employees in the promotional product industry and their children.

To learn how your company can participate in this event, contact Sara Besly.

 

Chairman's Leadership Dinner

  • Starts: January 14, 2019 7:00 PM
  • Ends: January 14, 2019 9:30 PM
  • Where: Mandalay Bay Ballroom J
  • Advance Cost: PPAI Members $150 • PPAI Associates $200
  • On-site Cost: PPAI Members $175 • PPAI Associates $225
Sponsored By

Throughout history, the leaders who shaped our industry have done so with passion and a strong sense of purpose. Each year at The PPAI Expo we honor a group of individuals for their hard work and dedication to the industry. Make your plans to join us in 2019 for the presentation to The PPAI Hall of Fame Award inductees, Distinguished Service Award inductees, the H. Ted Olson Humanitarian Honorees and the PPAI Promotional Products Pioneers Award inductees. 

 

 

 

Early Opening Celebration

  • Starts: January 15, 2019 8:00 AM
  • Ends: January 15, 2019 9:30 AM
  • Where: Bayside F (adjacent to aisle 400)

Join us on Tuesday, January 15 to celebrate The PPAI Expo 2019 with an early opening celebration.  A live performer kicks things off at 8:00 am during the Product Pavilion Sneak Peek (adjacent to Aisle 400), the perfect place to start exploring and to get an early preview of the products on the show floor.

Distributor attendees of The PPAI Expo 2019, don’t miss your opportunity to win exciting door prizes provided by exhibitors at Expo as well as prizes provided by PPAI.  Door prize drawings will begin at 8:00 am and conclude with a Grand Prize drawing at 9:30 am.

How to Participate in Door Prize Drawings:

Distributor attendees, here’s how you can participate in the door prize drawings.  On Tuesday, January 15, take the Early Opening Celebration ticket you receive with your printed badge credentials to the Early Opening events, located on Level 1 at the New Exhibit Hall entrance to Bayside F. You must place your Early Opening ticket inside the ticket tumbler bin at the Product Pavilion (adjacent to Aisle 400) between 8 am and 9:30AM am to participate in the drawings.  No purchase is necessary to participate and you need not be present during the drawings to win.  You simply need to drop your ticket in the ticket tumbler at the Early Opening Celebration and enjoy the show!

The PPAI Expo 2019 Official Early Opening Distributor Door Prize Drawing Rules, Terms and Conditions: January 15, 2019:

Participation in The PPAI Expo 2019 Drawings constitutes full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules, Terms and Conditions. Each participant (or entrant) warrants and unconditionally agrees that he or she has read and agrees to abide by and be bound to these Drawings rules and decisions of PPAI, and that he or she is not prohibited from participating in the Drawings. This Drawing is sponsored by the Promotional Products Association International (“PPAI”), 3125 Skyway Circle North, Irving, TX 75038, 972-258-3000.

No Purchase Necessary: No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter this Drawings. The Drawings is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. The Drawings is void in Florida, New York, Rhode Island, Colorado, Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, Province of Quebec, overseas military installations and where otherwise prohibited by law. 

Eligibility: Entry is open to all eligible distributor attendees of The PPAI Expo 2019 held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Entrants must be legal residents of the U.S., 21 years of age or older, and distributor attendees of The PPAI Expo 2019. PPAI employees, officers and directors, and their immediate relatives (as determined by PPAI in its sole discretion) are ineligible.

How to Enter: Distributor attendees of The PPAI Expo 2019 who print their entry badges before 9:30AM (Pacific Time) on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, for The PPAI Expo 2019 will receive one Early Opening Celebration Drawing ticket printed with the attendee’s registration credentials. Distributors participating in the Drawings must present their ticket at the Drawings prize-drawing area on the 400 aisle next to the Product Pavilions of The PPAI Expo 2019 between 8:00AM and 10:00AM (Pacific Time) on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.  PPAI is not responsible for any lost or misplaced entry tickets. Only one entry per distributor attendee of The PPAI Expo 2019. A participant is not eligible to win any prize that is drawn before the participant presents their Early Opening Celebration Drawing ticket for entry into the Sweepstakes as required by these rules.

Drawings: On Tuesday, January 15, 2019 from around 8:00AMand concluding at around 9:30AM (Pacific Time), random drawings will be conducted for available door prizes from the eligible ticket entries received before the time of the particular drawing. Winners will be announced and will receive a voucher for redemption of their winning door prize. Once a winner’s entry is drawn for a door prize, that winner is not eligible for any of the remaining door prizes but will be re-entered for the Grand Prize Drawing which will occur at or around 9:30AM (Pacific Time). Winner(s) need not be present in the Drawings area at the time of drawing but must timely enter a ticket into the Drawing to be eligible. 

Prize Awards: Winners will receive a voucher and instructions for redemption of their applicable prize. Delivery of any prize may be conditioned on winner’s provision of additional publicity release form and/or proof of eligibility. At the conclusion of The PPAI Expo 2019 Early Opening Celebration event (around 9:30AM Pacific Time), prize vouchers may be retrieved at the PPAI Booth on level one, located in Booth #2451 of The PPAI Expo 2019. Vouchers not redeemed from Booth #2451 by 3:00PM (Pacific Time) Thursday, January 12, 2019 will be returned to PPAI Headquarters (3125 Skyway Circle North, Irving, TX 75038). 

Redemption of Prizes Post-Expo: Winners who do not redeem their prize at The PPAI Expo 2019 as indicated above will be contacted by phone, mail and/or email address (at the contact information provided by entrant) on or before January 30, 2019. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify PPAI of a change in his/her phone number, mailing address and/or email address, which may be done by writing to PPAI (Attention PPAI Show Management) "The PPAI Expo 2019 Early Opening Distributor Drawing" Entrant Address Change, 3125 Skyway Circle North, Irving, TX 75038. Winners must contact PPAI Show Management, in writing, by 5:00PM (Central Time) February 6, 2019 in order to redeem a winning voucher. Any shipping or handling fees will be the responsibility of the winner, unless otherwise agreed by PPAI.

Unclaimed Prizes: If a door prize and/or Grand Prize voucher is not redeemed by 5:00PM (Central Time) on February 6, 2019, the voucher will be null and void. If the winner cannot be reached by phone, mail and/or email after a reasonable effort has been exerted during ten (10) business days from the Drawings' administrator's first attempt, or if the winner is found to be ineligible, or if the winner cannot or does not redeem a voucher or comply with the official rules, an alternate winner may be selected at PPAI’s sole discretion. All decisions by PPAI are final, binding and non-appealable.

Consent for Publicity: Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of a prize in this Drawings shall constitute the winner’s consent to PPAI’s use of the winner’s name or likeness, city, state, country, photographs, videos, statements made about the winner in the Drawings, and/or prize information for advertising, on-line announcements, and promotional purposes without further payment, consideration or prior notification.

Restrictions: All taxes, fees surcharges, service charges, luggage fees, and other expenses not specified herein but which are associated with any prize are the sole responsibility of the winner(s). Prizes are non-transferable, are not redeemable for cash, and must be accepted as awarded. PPAI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value, if the prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Prizes may not be exchanged or transferred except at the sole discretion of PPAI. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately tamper with the operation of the Drawings may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. If such an attempt is made, PPAI reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. 

Limitation of Liability: ALL PARTICIPANTS AND/OR ENTRANTS RELEASE PPAI AND ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS FROM AND AGAINST ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS AND DAMAGES ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH ENTRANT'S PARTICIPATION OR INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE, ENTRY IN THE DRAWINGS AND/OR ACCEPTANCE, RECEIPT, OWNERSHIP OR USE OF THE PRIZE OR PARTS THEREOF AWARDED IN THE DRAWINGS AS WELL AS CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, OR INVASION OF PRIVACY. BY ACCEPTING ANY PRIZE, THE WINNER AGREES THAT PPAI SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE IN CONNECTION WITH INJURIES, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, OR USAGE OF THE PRIZE(S) AWARDED. PPAI AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND ALL DRAWINGS SPONSORS ASSUME NO LIABILITY EITHER FOR CANCELLATION OF THE DRAWINGS OR FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING FOR FORCE MAJEURE OF ANY KIND OR THROUGH THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF ANY COMPANY OR PERSON PROVIDING ANY PRIZE. ALL SUCH LOSSES OR EXPENSES WILL BE BORNE BY THE DRAWIGNS WINNER. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL AN ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES, OTHER THAN ENTRANT’S ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES (I.E., COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS DRAWINGS), AND ENTRANT FURTHER WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR INCREASED.

Odds: The odds of winning are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received. There is no limit to the number of distributor attendees who may be eligible for the Drawings. However, PPAI estimates the odds of winning will be greater than 1 in 15,000 in the Drawings. Making a purchase of any kind will not improve chances of winning.

Law, Venue: Except where prohibited by law, the laws of the State of Texas (without regard to conflict of law principles) shall govern this Drawings, and any claims or actions in connection herewith shall be brought exclusively in Dallas County, Texas. If any part of these rules is deemed unenforceable under applicable law, such unenforceability shall not affect the other rules and the same shall remain effective and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Winners List: The name of the winners will be available on or about February 15, 2019 and may be obtained by calling PPAI Headquarters at 972-258-3000 or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to PPAI (Attention PPAI Show Management) "Expo 2019 Early Opening Distributor Drawing" Winners List, 3125 Skyway Circle North, Irving, TX 75038.

Prizes: Door Prizes, Grand Prize and approximate retail values will be published soon.

Product Pavilion Sneak Peek

  • Starts: January 15, 2019 8:00 AM
  • Ends: January 15, 2019 10:00 AM
  • Where: Adjacent to aisle 400
Sponsored By

There's only one place to be before the exhibit floor opens at The PPAI Expo: the Product Pavilions Sneak Peek. The Sneak Peek kicks off Tuesday morning at 8 am, right before the early opening of the brand. exhibits located in Hall F (aisles 400-900). Each year, thousands of attendees stream through the specialty product pavilions, taking notes and making plans. This highly anticipated event gives attendees an incredible opportunity to create a game plan before the show floor opens so they can map out the products they want to see, the suppliers they want to meet and schedule it during the time they have available.

The Product Pavilion is where attendees go to see the best in New Products, Green Products, Made In The USA Products, Express Ship Products and 1st-Time Exhibitor Products all in one place to serve up a huge sampling of products that can be found on the show floor.

 

PPAI Pyramid Award Celebration

  • Starts: January 15, 2019 5:30 PM
  • Ends: January 15, 2019 8:30 PM
  • Where: Mandalay Bay Ballroom
  • PPAI Member: $50 advance/$75 onsite
  • PPAI Associate:  $100 advance/$125 onsite
Sponsored By

First introduced in 1958, the PPAI Pyramid recognizes the best promotions and products in the promotional products industry. Join us to learn about this year’s award winners and the products and promotions that have earned them the industry’s most prestigious awards.

Power Of Two Party

  • Starts: January 16, 2019 7:30 PM
  • Ends: January 16, 2019 10:30 PM
  • Where: House of Blues, Mandalay Bay
  • Cost: $25 per person includes open bar (beer and wine only) and light hors d'oeuvres while they last. Tickets may be purchased during registration or at on-site registration desk.
  • Age Restriction: 21 or older to attend
  • Entry Restriction: Valid Photo ID required (Passports for International guests)
  • Dress Code: Strictly enforced. Guests in tennis shoes, sandals, shorts, hats and athletic apparel will not be admitted.
Sponsored By Next Level Apparel, Booth 2713 / Presented By PPAI & SAGE
The PPAI Expo isn’t just about work. The most entertaining night has to be the Power Of Two Party hosted by PPAI and SAGE. Located in one of the best venues in Las Vegas, the House of Blues in Mandalay Bay Resort And Casino, the Power Of Two Party is the most popular industry event on the strip. Register now to enjoy a beverage, light bites while a live band rocks on.