Three winners will be selected among the competitors, making them eligible to receive personal consulting sessions from the hosts and panelists, as well as discounts from product and service providers.
Attendees and conference organizers point to top-notch speakers and networking opportunities as key reasons to attend.
The companies will be exhibiting their latest innovations in the British pavilion at Global Pet Expo.
Dr. Evan Antin, Instagram’s most-followed veterinarian, will receive the 2019 Excellence in Journalism and Outstanding Contributions to the Pet Industry Award.
The show has nearly sold out of exhibitor stands.
The show will be held March 7-10 at Georgia International Convention Center in Atlanta.
The show will be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, August 20–22, with education sessions on August 19–22.
The convention will be headlined by two keynote speakers.
The show will be held during four weekdays as opposed to its traditional weekend dates to accompany more international buyers, according to organizers.
The hour-long program featured four entrepreneurs pitching their brands and products for the hosts and a panel of industry experts.