Manufacturers are there, looking for new distributors, some are selling product to the end user, others are there just to create an image -- it's brand marketing.
"Richard "Dick" Wheeler" was a right-handed Major League Baseball outfielder who played for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1918. He was born "Richard Wheeler Maynard".
Prior to playing professionally, he attended Amherst College. At 20 years of age - the seventh youngest player in the league - Wheeler made his major league debut on June 13, 1918. He appeared in three games for the Cardinals that season, collecting no hits in six at-bats for a .000 batting average. On July 17, 1918, he appeared in his final game.
Following his death, he was interred at Westview Cemetery (Massachusetts)/Westview Cemetery in Lexington, Massachusetts.More Dick Wheeler on Wikipedia.
The only thing we don't include is the cost of your meals or airline tickets.
Very often, people will rent a suite just for negotiating. Too many ears can listen in on conversations if you're meeting in the exhibit space.
My new employees had been competing against me for so long, they were afraid to have their competitor become their new boss. They resented the fact that we were onboard. I didn't know how hostile it would be.
As soon as you open your doors.