Grand Award Winners

September 21-23, 2022​

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, CA​

The results are in for the 2022 Gold 100 Grand Awards! And the winners are…

The Fastest-Growing Gold 100 Show by Blended Growth in 2021

  • TPE21

The Fastest-Growing Gold 100 Show in Sheer Numbers in Exhibitors in 2021

  • GlassBuild America

The Gold 100 Show with the Highest Attendance in 2021

  • SEMA Show

The Top Show Organizer of 2021

  • Informa Markets

The Largest Trade Show of 2021

  • The Utility Expo

The Fastest-Growing Gold 100 Show in Sheer Numbers in Net Square Feet in 2021

  • The Utility Expo

The Greatest Trade Show of 2019

  • ICUEE (now The Utility Expo)

Staying Connected Award 

  • FDIC International
  • MAGIC Pop-Up Orlando

Best Use of Technology in 2021 

  • VMX 

Most Extreme Results from Social Media in 2021 

  • G2E – Global Gaming Expo

Best Virtual Show in 2021 

  • CES 
  • VMX 

Above & Beyond Award 

  • APTA’s TRANSform Conference & EXPO 
  • Channel Partners Conference & Expo

Squeaky Clean Award 

  • ISSA Show North America 

Show with the Most Commendable Green Initiatives 

  • IMEX America 

Return to Normal Award 

  • The Utility Expo
  • World of Concrete 

The Stickiest Show Floor in 2021 

  • HIMSS21 
  • New York Vet 

Most Innovative Show in 2021 

  • SOURCING at MAGIC 
  • VMX 

The Marketing Genius Award 

  • The International Surface Event 

DEI Leadership Award 

  • COUTURE 

Slam Dunk Award: Best New Idea of 2021 

  • AWFS Fair 

The Show Must Go On! Award 

  • JCK 

The Greatest Trade Show of 2021 

  • World of Concrete