President and CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), Rossi Ralenkotter, was recently awarded the prestigious Pinnacle Award from the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE). The annual award recognizes an individual who has shown unwavering dedication to advancing exhibition management. Ralenkotter has devoted more than 40 years to the industry and is currently helping brand and market Las Vegas as a top destination for leisure and business travel. He is also among those credited with making Las Vegas the top trade show destination in North America for a consecutive 19 years.
“Rossi’s achievements are a perfect example of how prolific and diverse a career in the exhibitions and events industry can be,” said David DuBois, president and CEO of IAEE. “His contributions have advanced the industry in a way we can all be proud of.”