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MSP Client AWT Makes TSE’s Fastest 50 of 2019

April 15, Rockville, MD—MSP is excited to congratulate one of its clients, the Association of Water Technologies (AWT), for being named to Trade Show Executive’s (TSE’s) “Fastest 50” and “Next 50” shows of 2019. AWT’s Annual Convention & Exposition was recognized in several categories:

  • Fastest 50 – By Exhibiting Companies
  • Fastest 50 – By Next Square Feet of Exhibit Space
  • Next 50 – By Total Attendance

Winners range from a minimum of 15,000 net square feet exhibit space to mega shows covering more than 1 million net square feet.

“We’re so happy to be recognized by TSE as one of the Fastest 50,” said AWT Executive Director Heidi Zimmerman. “AWT volunteers, staff, exhibitors, and sponsors all work hard to improve the Annual Convention & Exposition each year—keeping it fresh and relevant to attendees. That dedication has resulted in consistent growth over the past nine years and is positioning us for continued growth in the future.”

The Association of Water Technologies (AWT) is an international organization representing over 500 companies that specialize in applying water treatments for industrial and commercial cooling and heating systems. The association equips water treaters with the tools and skills they need to deliver the highest quality service to clients—helping them to extend equipment life, maximize energy efficiency, and reduce downtime.

“MSP congratulates AWT for being recognized as one of the Fastest 50,” stated MSP CEO Shawn P. McLaughlin, AIF. “At a time when many organizations are struggling, AWT’s annual conventions have continued to thrive and grow. This growth demonstrates the strong commitment and partnership between AWT leadership and MSP staff to create events that are engaging, educational, and fun.”


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