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Media Advisory: NBAA's Bolen, Clark County Commissioner Sisolak to Hold News Conference at NBAA Convention in Las Vegas

Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360dhubbard@nbaa.org

Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 6, 2017 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen will host a press conference Monday, Oct. 9, with Nevada's Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak, on the eve of the NBAA's Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).

The two will discuss the economic impact of the show, which will draw more than 1,100 exhibitors and nearly 27,000 attendees to the Las Vegas area, for an estimated $49 million in total economic impact for the area, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. Bolen and Sisolak will highlight the value of business aviation to the region as well. The convention, which is the country’s sixth-largest trade show each year, will take place Oct. 10-12.

During the press conference, Bolen will also discuss an initiative by NBAA and its member companies, to support the victims and families impacted by the horrific events in Las Vegas on Oct 1.

What: Press conference at Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE).

When: Monday, Oct. 9, at 10:30 a.m. PT

Ed Bolen, NBAA president and CEO
Steve Sisolak, Clark County Commissioner

Henderson Executive Airport
Main Terminal
3500 Executive Terminal Drive, Henderson, NV 89052

Media interested in attending should RSVP to:

Dan Hubbard, dhubbard@nbaa.org, or Beth Sanders, bsanders@nbaa.org.

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Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The association represents more than 11,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. Learn more about NBAA at www.nbaa.org.

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