Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) And Clarion Events North America Sign Collaboration Agreement

ATLANTA, Georgia —April 15, 2013 — Clarion Events North America, Inc. announced today that a
collaboration agreement has been signed with the Industrial Fabrics Association International
(IFAI) regarding Clarion’s annual ExpoProducción event in Mexico City.

The collaboration will include an IFAI Pavilion and Conference to be held within the annual
ExpoProducción trade show in Mexico City beginning with the February 2014 edition. This new
collaboration will also allow the two organizations to explore further cooperation in the
development of other textile events in the Americas and Globally.

David Audrain, President & CEO of Clarion Events North America stated, “IFAI is a
world-renowned organization with a long history of producing successful events. We are extremely
pleased to have them partner with us in the expansion of our ExpoProducción show in Mexico City.
There is a great deal of interest in Mexico and Central America for the types of specialty fabrics
and related products provided through the IFAI members. The addition of the IFAI Specialty Fabrics
Pavilion and Conference as part of ExpoProducción will bring a new market and group of decision
makers to the event thereby enhancing the scope and appeal of the trade show.”

Todd Lindemann, Vice President, IFAI added “IFAI is very excited to announce this
collaboration with Clarion in Mexico, and for the potential opportunities that lie ahead. David
Audrain and his team at Clarion are experienced and well respected, and we look forward to great
things ahead!”

The second edition of ExpoProducción will held February 5 -7, 2014 at the World Trade Center
in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Posted on April 16, 2013

Source: Clarion Events North America Inc.