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2017 Chain Link Conference Exhibitor Registration
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7/26/2017 to 7/29/2017
When: July 26 - 29, 2017
Where: The Westin Chicago Northwest
400 Park Blvd.
Itasca, Illinois  60143
United States
Contact: Crochet Guild of America

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The Crochet Guild of America (CGOA) is very excited to host the 2017 CGOA Chain Link Conference at an EXCITING NEW location: The Westin Chicago Northwest. The national conference is for anyone who loves to crochet, it attracts an eclectic audience of crochet hobbyists, industry professionals, corporate supporters, vendors and many more who all share the same passion. We hope to welcome you as a vendor!

Print Exhibitor Contract

Print Floor Plan- Please review the floor plan and list your Booth/Space Choices in the designated section on the registration form under the Attendee Selection Tab.

General Schedule:

  • Thursday: Exhibitor Set-Up until 6:00 pm; Exclusive Shopping Preview for registered attendees 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Friday and Saturday: Show Floor Open 10:00 am-6:00 pm; Exhibitor Move-Out starting at 6:00 pm
  • Sunday: Additional Exhibitor Move-Out available until 12:00 pm

Why Exhibit with Us?

Annual Conference attendees come back year after year to take part in educational classes, special events, networking, personal and professional growth and, most importantly, a diverse and product-packed show floor for SHOPPING yarn, books, patterns, kits, accessories, needles, hooks and more!

  • Target Audience = New Customers – gain access to passionate Crocheters from across the country in one weekend!
  • Feel the Pulse of the Industry – avid Crocheters come to our shows to grow creatively and professionally. Find out what they are looking for and discover new trends in the industry.
  • Competitive Advantage – learn what other vendors are doing and network with related professionals.
  • Intimate Size and Show Floor – while we understand the importance of a busy show floor with excited shoppers, we also allow the opportunity for attendees to interact with vendors by ensuring a manageable show floor with a wide variety of products.
  • Exposure – vendors can participate in fun activities such as door prize drawings, book signings, fashion shows and demonstrations as creative ways to drive traffic to your booth and capture important customer information. Additionally, your company name will appear in the Show Directory distributed to all attendees.

We offer affordable booth packages and lots of opportunities to get involved. We will assign spaces on a first received/first assigned basis.