AIMExpo Announces Powersports Business as Official Education Partner

Powersports Business to manage Powersports Business Institute @ AIMExpo

IRVINE, CA – April 16, 2013 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo), in conjunction with publisher EPG Media and its Powersports Business (PSB) franchise, announced today that Powersports Business will manage the education program at the inaugural AIMExpo.

AIMExop PBIPowersports Business has a long and successful history of providing powersports dealers with educational seminars and events that are geared toward improving a dealership’s bottom line. For the industry-centric Powersports Business Institute @ AIMExpo, Powersports Business editors will develop educational tracks that will provide dealers with a range of curriculum that adds value to their experience at AIMExpo.

“We’re looking forward to working with AIMExpo to provide dealers with a comprehensive educational program through the Powersports Business Institute @ AIMExpo,” said Amy Collins, Powersports Business Group Publisher. “Our editorial content not only reaches dealers in print and online, but in person as well. We have a history of providing dealers with educational topics that inspire growth, and it’s an honor to have that responsibility at the inaugural AIMExpo.”

Powersports Business will also be involved with education initiatives during AIMExpo’s consumer days and will tap into the resources of its sister publications Rider and Thunder Press to facilitate consumer-oriented educational sessions that will be ongoing on the show floor.

“We’re excited to be partnering with EPG Media and its multiple publications and electronic media to bring an innovative and robust educational program to AIMExpo,” said Kerry Graeber, Marketing Director, Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group. “Our research has indicated that there is real demand for a new approach to trade, dealer and consumer education and together with Powersports Business we are going to ensure that we are responding to this very clear request from the industry.”

Graeber added that Powersports Business is the ideal partner to help build the industry standard in powersports education. “We’re looking forward to bringing this initiative forward with PSB,” said Graeber. “PSB is synonymous with quality education and is in sync with dealer needs.”

AIMExpo will be held Oct. 16-20, 2013, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. For more information, visit the website, and keep up to date on the continued progress by visiting AIMExpo’s social media pages. “Like” the AIMExpo page on Facebook, and “Follow” on Twitter: @AIMExpo.

About American International Motorcycle Expo

The American International Motorcycle Expo’s purpose is to serve as the catalyst to bring together industry, press, dealers and consumers in a single arena that creates a grand stage for motorcycling in the U.S. and North America, and delivers an efficient and energetic market-timed expo platform for B2B and B2C in the motorcycle industry. AIMExpo is the single most important show of its type in the North American market and will have international impact within the motorcycling community.

About Marketplace Events

AIMExpo is produced by Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group, the newest division of recognized industry leader Marketplace Events. MPE connects enthusiasts with experts, products and services in dynamic face-to-face environments. From 14 offices in North America the 115-person MPE staff produces 34 consumer shows annually attracting 15,000 exhibitors, million attendees and another 1.5 million unique web visitors.

About Powersports Business

Powersports Business, a publication of EPG Media, through its industry-leading multi-media brand, delivers authoritative, timely information, best practices and key business metrics that help powersports professionals succeed. Powersports Business communicates market intelligence to help its customers run stronger, more profitable businesses through its magazine, e-newsletter, digital offerings and events. EPG also publishes Thunder Press and Rider magazines.